Santa Monica, CA, USA
UCLA Health Responsibilities
in all research activities as part of the clinical research team located at
UCLA/UCLA Santa Monica and Westwood while under the direction of the team
leaders, investigators, Financial Administrative Office, Faculty Director,
Medical Director, and Senior Research Director of the JCCC CRU. The Clinical
Research Assistant is responsible for completing in a timely and accurate
manner the data management of clinical research studies, protocol related
tasks, assisting with shipment of specimens, and administrative functions of
the oncology research unit, according to good clinical practice, JCCC CRU
standard operating policies, UCLA Institutional Review Board and government regulations.
This includes responsibility for collection and transcription of research
patient data and study related information into research records (Case Report
Forms [CRFs]), and assists with maintenance of study patient files to fulfill
research requirements. You will be responsible for working with study monitors
to process and collect accurate data in a timely manner and assist
investigators and study coordinators in clinic settings.
Work may be assigned by the manager, team leader, investigator or Senior
Management. Assignments may be changed on an as-needed basis in order to ensure
that studies and patient care needs are handled appropriately and in a timely
manner. Available occasionally to work flexible hours to meet study or CRU
deadlines and priorities.Qualifications
Required:• Bachelor degree in chemistry, biology, nursing or other related field.• Working knowledge of “Good Clinical Practices,” as defined by the FDA.• Demonstrated organizational skills to efficiently and effectively provide data management/monitoring support for multiple clinical trials and projects, providing accurate information in a timely manner.• Demonstrated understanding of confidential information (Protected Health Information).• Demonstrated interpersonal skills to work with physicians, administrators, work colleagues, representatives from sponsors and others to achieve maximum efficiency in reaching and maintaining workplace goals in a professional manner.• Demonstrated English writing skills to generate original correspondence, including reports, using correct grammar, syntax, and punctuation.• Skills in performing duties with frequent interruptions and/or distractions.• Willingness to travel between UCLA Westwood and Santa Monica Clinic.• Ability to work with a high level of accuracy especially when preparing lab specimens for shipment and/or delivery to clinical research laboratories.• Ability to lift/push/pull up equipment up to approximately 30 lbs.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.