Stony Brook University Clinical Research Assistant in Stony Brook, New York

Clinical Research Assistant


Required Qualifications: (As evidenced by an attached resume)

Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent or higher). Previous experience working on clinical trials enrolling an consenting study participants and maintaining databases and regulatory records. Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and experience with electronic data capture.

Preferred Qualifications:

Additional years of clinical research experience documenting social and medical histories editing research protocols and drafting and submitting renewal paperwork as part of the IRB (Internal Review Board) documentation. Proficiency with using an electronic medical record. Familiarity with cardiology terminology.

Brief Description of Duties:

Working under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator, the incumbent will manage clinical research studies in the clinical research setting, coordinating all activities within a protocol related to study assessment, patient recruitment, research study performance, data acquisition, data entry and reports. The successful applicant must possess a high level of judgement, collaboration, motivation and work well in a group.

  • Conduct clinical research including screening patients for inclusion in studies, consenting patients and assisting with the overall performance of the research protocols.

  • Draft and amend documentation for Internal Review Board (IRB) projects and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clinical trials and compose Safety Monitoring Committee (SMC) reports and adverse event documentation; Obtain and record data.

  • Enter and analyze data using Electronic Data Capture software, MS Excel, etc; Communicate with attending physicians and teams.

  • Supervise students/trainees and attend meetings.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Special Notes:

The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.

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Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: Clinical Research Assistant

Department/Hiring Area: Medicine - Cardiology

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Aug 9, 2018

Posting End Date: Aug 23, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: $35,000-$42,000 / Annual @ 1.0 FTE CWE

Salary Grade: N8

Req ID: 1802105