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Description: Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute research coordinator
at Mount Sinai aims to improve the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV)
infection in patients on methadone treatment for substance use disorders. This
is a 5-year study that is currently in year 4 of recruitment for a randomized
controlled trial evaluating telemedicine compared to standard of care referrals
for HCV Treatment.
The Per Diem Research Coordinator will work closely onsite with opioid substitution therapy staff (medical providers, counselors, nurses) within the Mount Sinai Beth Israel Methadone programs (Brookyln and Manhattan) to assist with data follow up for currently enrolled participants. The research coordinator will be expected to assists in protocol submissions (for e.g., Institutional Review Board, Grants and Contracts Office), enter data into the study database in a timely fashion and communicate regularly with team members.
- Collect and enter data in the study database in a timely manner and contribute to additional data collection as needed.
- Assist in interpreting clinical research data and follow up on any/all missing data reports by the scheduled deadline.
- Coordinate the clinical assessments of the study subjects including but not limited to screening and evaluation of the study subjects.
- Ensures accurate and complete compilation of subject data through chart reviews.
- Assists the Principal Investigator and senior research coordinator/case manager in the preparation of new protocol submissions, protocol amendments, and renewals of ongoing clinical trials.
- Administer study-related instruments (surveys,
etc) as per the protocol
Follow up on labs ordered for the study and review results to complete evaluation.
- Perform other study-related duties as needed
- Possess a Bachelor of Science in Public Health, Social Work, Biology, Psychology, Education, or an equivalent degree (minimum requirement).
- Master’s degree preferred.
- Have at least 2 years of clinical research.
- Preferred bilingual (English and Spanish).
- Excellent verbal, written & interpersonal skills.
- Must possess knowledge and experience with personal computers, especially Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, Access, Word, PowerPoint) and electronic medical records.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Must demonstrate ability to work effectively in a team environment.
- Demonstrate independent judgment.
- Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
- Preferred knowledge/experience with HCV and/or drug user health related issues.
- Willingness to take on new tasks as needed.
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