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Emory University Clin Research Coordinator I in Atlanta, Georgia


Emory School of Nursing invites applications for a full-time Clinical Research Project Coordinator I position to manage study sites and staff and oversee the day to day operations of federally-funded palliative care research projects. This grant will last until early 2022. The supervisory team prefers someone who is experienced in managing clinical trials.

Job description summary:

Clinical Research Project Coordinator I responsibilities, under direction of the PI and Research Projects Manager, include:

(1) managing, supervising, and coordinating all interviewers/data collectors, recruiters, other staff

(2) coordinating and monitoring research activities and performances,

(3) developing and maintaining standard operating procedures, data booklets, training manuals, and human subjects protection documents,

(4) screening, recruiting, consenting, enrolling, scheduling, interviewing, and retaining of subjects, and participating in those research activities as needed.

This may include participating in NIH progress reports, scientific presentations and publications as needed.

A Bachelor's degree in nursing, public health, social sciences, education, or other related area preferred.


  • Handles or assists with administrative activities generally associated with the conduct of clinical trials.

  • Maintains data pertaining to research projects, completes source documents/case report forms, and performs data entry.

  • Assists with patient recruitment.

  • Attends study meetings.

  • Orders and maintains equipment and supplies. Reviews medical records and/or conducts screenings for recruitment of study participants, performs interviews and QOL questionnaires.

  • Collects study specimen according to protocol which may include phlebotomy, processing, and preparation for shipping.

  • Coordinates services, schedules procedures, creates and maintains case packages, and monitors charges.

  • Assists with quality assurance and tracks regulatory submissions.

  • Performs related approved responsibilities as required.


(1.) High School Diploma or GED and three years of administrative support experience OR

(2.) Two years of college in a scientific, health related, or business administration program and one year of admin support or customer service experience OR

(3.) Licensed as a practical nurse (LPN) and one year admin support or one year of licensed practical nursing experience OR

(4.) Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, MD or PhD in a scientific, health related or business administration program.

This position is intended to support clinical research and all clinical training requirements must be tracked and monitored through Emory Healthcare under the credentialing category of CLINICAL RESEARCHER.

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Job Number 34657

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Nursing

Department SON: Nursing Research

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Research & Research Administration

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