Research Assistant - Weekends
Performs data collection and data entry for studies. Ensures accuracy when transcribing data from data collection sheets, medical records, electronic institutional databases or other source documents into database.
Conducts patient interviews, phone calls and follow-up visits at hospital bedside to obtain data as per protocol and as requested by the Study Coordinator under direction of Principal Investigator and Research Manager.
Works autonomously and manages time to complete the requested number of follow-up visits per shift (within the protocol's specified window of time) and data entry quotas per week.
Tracks and records time spent on studies. Reports progress made on each shift by emailing Study Coordinator and research administrators.
Responsible for the handling, packaging, storing and/or shipping of dangerous goods under supervision and in compliance with State and Federal regulations. These specimens may include tissue, blood, dry ice, and chemicals. Certification in these procedures is required in accordance with federal Regulations (training and certification can be obtained on the job).