Job Description

Payroll Title:
CLIN RSCH CRD AST
Department:
Temporary Employment Services
Hiring Salary Range
$29.99 / Hour
Worksite:
Other
Appointment Type:
Temp
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
RX Contract
Total Openings:
5
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri

#TP118921 Clinical Research Assistant

Filing Deadline: Fri 10/14/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

Position available through UCSD Temporary Employment Services (TES). Employment through TES is an excellent way to gain valuable UCSD experience and get your foot in the door for career positions. TES employment includes medical coverage, paid vacation & sick time, paid holidays, as well as training and development opportunities!

DESCRIPTION

TES is searching for Clinical Research Assistants to assist with coordinating and managing research studies.

Job Duties:

  • Coordinate and manage multi-site prospective pregnancy registry studies

  • Provide all aspects of protocol management.

  • Screen for patient eligibility.

  • Assist with data collection and analysis.

  • Ensure protocol compliance.

  • Responsible for adverse drug reaction reports.

  • Maintain accurate and complete clinical research files.

  • Assist with recruitment and follow-up of pregnant women who take certain medications and vaccines.

  • The incumbent may promote the project at scientific and professional meetings, as well as distribute study materials to clinics in San Diego County.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Theoretical knowledge of biology, microbiology, social sciences, clinical sciences as typically attained by a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Demonstrated experience performing clinical research duties in a clinical research environment.

  • Experience using databases, word processing and spreadsheet applications such as Velos, Access, Excel and MS Word.

  • Experience with laboratory procedures and values and experience in interpreting them to determine patient eligibility and potential toxicities.

  • Proven experience working with FDA policies regulating clinical trials.

  • Experience in medical assessment and patient interviewing to determine toxicities related to protocol management.

  • Experience interpreting medical charts, experience in abstracting data from medical records.

  • Experience with clinical trials participant or study subject recruitment. Experience coordinating study startup activities.

  • Experience providing in-service training to various research personnel on protocols, processes, and procedures.

  • Thorough knowledge of x-rays, scans, and other diagnostic procedures.

  • Excellent interpersonal, as well as written and verbal communication skills (using grammatically correct written English and accurate typing) to interact with a diverse population. Excellent phone etiquette skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with diverse groups, including professional and non-professional staff and clients.

  • Have knowledge of and the ability to identify pregnancy exposure risks.

  • The ability to obtain and respond to very sensitive and personal health information over the telephone in a professional manner, as well as read and understand medical literature.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

Background check required


Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

To foster the best possible working and learning environment, UC San Diego strives to cultivate a rich and diverse environment, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty, staff and visitors. For more information, please visit UC San Diego Principles of Community.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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