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We are seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to conduct health coaching sessions for randomized controlled trials on asthma/COPD symptom perception, medication self-management behavior, and PTSD/depression. The research health coach will use motivational interviewing, cognitive restructuring, and goal-setting techniques to develop a collaborative plan to manage the patient’s health. The individual will be responsible for collecting and recording study data, inputting information into database, and activities related to clinical research studies. Spanish speaking preferred.
Topics: asthma, COPD, medication adherence, appointment adherence, medication self-management, symptom perception, PTSD/depression, ED/hospitalization utilization.
- Conduct health coaching sessions for randomized controlled trials.
- Conducts routine and standardized human subjects research using appropriate research or interview techniques specific to subject matter of the research project, providing support to the Principal Investigator
- Assists in the activities related to clinical research including, but not limited to: obtaining informed consent, screening participants for eligibility, registering patients with sponsoring agencies, administering questionnaires and answering telephone calls
- Coordinates the study’s patient advisory board meetings
- Assists in the collection, analysis and review of experimental data for publication and presentation
- Maintains source documents and subject files in accordance with Mount Sinai policies and procedures. Ensures accurate, confidential and complete compilation of data
- May secure and ship clinical specimens as required by the protocol
- May assist in the preparation for regulatory agency site visits
- Other duties as assigned
- Education: Bachelor’s degree in science or related field preferred, or a combination of relevant research experience and education; MPH preferred
- Experience: 1-2 years of clinical research experience
- Bilingual Spanish preferred
- Appropriate verbal, written and interpersonal skills
- Organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
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