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The Section of Nephrology at The University of Chicago is comprised of 16 faculty members, two Ph.D. scientists, eight postdoctoral fellows as well as a staff of over 20 research, administrative and clinical personnel that are devoted to a mission of excellence in patient care, education and research. The nephrology program is ranked by US News and World Reports at an outstanding renal program in the United States.The Section of Nephrology at The University of Chicago is comprised of 16 faculty members, two Ph.D. scientists, eight postdoctoral fellows as well as a staff of over 20 research, administrative and clinical personnel that are devoted to a mission of excellence in patient care, education and research. The nephrology program is ranked by US News and World Reports at an outstanding renal program in the United States.
About the Department
The Clinical Research Nurse is a specialized research professional working with and under the direction of the clinical Principal Investigator (PI) in the Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology.
Education:Minimum requirements include a college or university degree in related field.
Certification in Principles and Practice of Clinical Research or similar training
Fundamental working knowledge of clinical research.
Knowledge of patient care fundamentals, including aseptic principles and techniques.
Ability to provide direct patient care in a professional and respectful manner.
Ability to exercise discretion and confidentiality while handling sensitive situations.
Ability to read medical documents and instruments.
Ability to train junior coordinators.
Ability to participate in protocol review and clinical trials evaluations.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Strong data management skills and attention to detail.
Ability to handle competing demands with diplomacy and enthusiasm.
Ability to work collaboratively with faculty and divisional clinical research infrastructure.
Excellent time management and ability to prioritize work assignments.
Ability to read and understand clinical trials protocols.
Familiarity with medical terminology/environment.
Working knowledge of Good Clinical Practices (GCP).
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat.
Research certification (e.g., SoCRA, ACRP, Graham School Clinical Trials Management & Regulatory Compliance).
When applying, the document(s) MUSTbe uploaded via the My Experience page, in the section titled Resume/CV of the application.
Healthcare & Medical Services
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Drug Test Required
Health Screen Required
Motor Vehicle Record Inquiry Required
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