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Children's Hospital Boston Clinical Research Assistant I in Boston, Massachusetts

58610BRTitle:Clinical Research Assistant IDepartment:Medicine-Allergy & ImmunologyAutoReqId:58610BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:ResearchJob Posting Description:

At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.

The Boston Children's Hospital Division of Immunology/Allergy is seeking a Research Study Assistant for long term clinical research studies. The goal of these studies is to find new or better interventions (drugs or environmental) in effectively reducing asthma/allergy/eczema/sleep morbidity.

Responsibilities include:

  • initiating start up activities; working with lead research coordinator and other research assistants; liaison with other health care providers;

  • completing training activities in a timely fashion;

  • recruitment of participants for enrollment in clinical trials;

  • organizing strategies for recruiting study patients;

  • screening participants for eligibility and enrolling eligible candidates;

  • conducting study visits; and following up with participants. Training for clinical procedures required for conducting studies will be provided.

    This position will also involve working closely with the Principal Investigator and other staff on implementing clinical studies. In addition, other duties may include preparation of protocol applications, maintaining regulatory binders, case report forms, source documents, and other study documents as well as monitoring and reporting the occurrence of clinical adverse events. Maintain and update information as required by Hospital and Sponsor/NIH guidelines.

To qualify, you must have:

  • The knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in a related science.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to multi-task required. Minimum of 2 year commitment.

  • Spanish-speaking skills are desirable but not required.

  • Team player spirit essential. Experience working in research or in the medical/health field is helpful.

  • Excellent clinical research experience for those interested in health professions.

    Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.

    BCH offers competitive compensation and benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off).

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular