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Clerical Research Assistant - Division of Rheumatology - University of Alberta Hospital

Clerical Research Assistant

Note: This is a Research/Trust Related Position.

Research/Trust related postings are generated by Alberta Health Services as a service to Principal Investigators/Physicians. Alberta Health Services also provides subsequent payroll services for individuals hired into these related positions.

Site: University of Alberta Hospital (UAH)

Department: UAH - Clinical Research - Division of Rheumatology/Department of Medicine/Dr. Walter Maksymowych

Employee Class: Temporary Full Time (This is a maternity leave replacement position with an end date of 1 year from the date of hire)

Salary: To commensurate to experience and education

Hours of Work: Monday - Friday, Days, no shift work

Posting Date: January 8, 2018

Closing Date: Until Filled

Position Available: Immediately

Duties:

Provides clerical support to our Arthritis Research program. Handles patient inquiries, books patient appointments with the nurse using eClinician, sends out reminders of appointments, arranges tests such as MRI appointments, obtains test results using NetCare. Prepares charts and history sheets for the clinics and ensures completion and accuracy of charts prior to the appointments. Responsible for timely and accurate updating of patient databases. Performs other related duties such as filing, mail distribution, faxing and ordering supplies.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma.
  • Computer proficiency in a Windows environment using MS office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) and the internet.
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to set priorities and to multitask.

To Apply:

Submit resume by 2400 hours on the closing date, quoting the competition number, to Stephanie Belton, Division of Rheumatology, University of Alberta, Room 562 HMRC, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2S2 or email resume to Stephanie.Belton@albertahealthservices.ca.

Applicants may be required to pass a skills assessment test and a criminal records check will be required. Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you in advance for expressing interest in this employment opportunity.

Clinical Trials Research Coordinator - University of Alberta

Clinical Trials Research Coordinator

Site: University of Alberta

Department: Faculty of Medicine - Division of Gastroenterology - GastroIntestinal and Liver Disease Research Group

Employee Class: Regular Full Time (Monday-Friday)

Salary: Commensurate with Experience, supplemented by a benefits program

Posting Date: January 8, 2018

Closing Date: February 9, 2018

Description:

The Division of Gastroenterology’s GastroIntestinal and Liver Disease Research Group (GILDR is a leading North American clinical research center focused on gastrointestinal and liver clinical trials. GILDR is a fully integrated research center within Alberta’s flagship clinical and research Division of Gastroenterology headquartered at the University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton. The Division of Gastroenterology currently has 31 active clinical trials involving more than 1000 patient visits each year. The clinical trials are conducted in collaboration between the Pharmaceutical industry, Division of Gastroenterology clinical Scientists, the University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services Support staff. Quality patient care is our number one goal. We succeed in transforming the lives of those people afflicted by various Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease by employing dedicated staff who want to make a difference. Join our team, and we will provide you with ample opportunity to grow in your career by challenging and stimulating you every day.

Duties:

  • Establish a sound working knowledge of multiple complex research protocols, phase I to III
  • Recruit, screen, enrol and follow study participants
  • Conduct all aspects of the research protocol including sponsor correspondence, detailed and accurate record keeping and data management, patient assessments, study drug administration, patient education, coordination of support services and collection of lab specimen
  • Perform study specific assessments
  • Organize ongoing patient follow-up, including arranging lab work, procedures, and study visits
  • Educate and advise patients regarding protocol requirements, study medications, treatment schedule, and the use of data collection tools
  • Coordinate with Radiology, Laboratory, Pharmacy, Health Records, and Clinical as needed by specific protocols
  • Communicate study procedures to clinical and research personnel, and provide ongoing in-servicing and support to other staff when required
  • Participate in Sponsor site visits, regular monitoring visits, study conference calls, and site auditing

Qualifications:

  • Previous clinical trial or clinical research experience is an asset
  • Highly motivated, self directed, enthusiastic with proven problem-solving abilities
  • Demonstrates ability to take initiative and work in a team environment as well as independently with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to be flexible, multitask and work well under pressure
  • Ability to effectively coordinate simultaneous projects and successfully prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work efficiently and in a professional and ethical manner in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, and GCP and ICH guidelines
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Precise documentation skills
  • Experience/training in venipuncture and/or arterial puncture is an asset
  • Must be qualified to perform Drug administration and provide documentation from current professional licensing body.
  • Knowledge of MS Word & Excel, Gmail, Data Entry programs
  • Experience with Netcare & eClinician an asset
  • Willingness to further professional knowledge by reading journals/books and attending rounds, training programs, etc., as necessary (training in GCP guidelines and other study-related procedures can be arranged)

Education:

  • Healthcare professional with recent full time acute patient care experience
  • Current CARNA, CLPNA or CARTA registration and active CPR
  • GCP & Health Canada Division 5 certified an asset

Please email resume and cover letter to sharon.appelman@ualberta.ca