The Cancer Clinical Research Coordinator III (CRC III) will facilitate the planning, coordination, and implementation of Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) and industry-sponsored studies involving human subjects. The CRC III will have daily interaction with PIs, study staff, pharmaceutical sponsors, physicians, and other health care personnel as part of a cross-functional team working within Virginia Mason Medical Center and Benaroya Research Institute.
A Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) III is a senior-level coordinator that works under the supervision of the Clinical Research Program Manager and is responsible for a portfolio of complex interventional clinical protocols.
The incumbent will be required to perform responsibilities with a high level of independence.
Responsibilities may include:
Subject care requirements may include:
The Clinical Research Coordinator may also perform phlebotomy, specimen processing using universal precautions when appropriate and consistent with licensure and participate in process improvement activities, root cause analysis and create corrective and preventive action (CAPA) plans. In addition this individual will work with the Principal Investigator to manage the daily operations of their research portfolio. This includes assist with the identification and feasibility assessment of new studies, reviewing financial reports and assist the clinical research team to assure the CAPA’s created are addressing the problem(s) identified. The Clinical Research Coordinator must maintain subject and document confidentiality at all times, understand and comply with the appropriate sponsor requirements, regulations including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Good Clinical Practices (GCP’s) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Institutional Review Boards, (IRB) and institutional policies and procedures.
In some instances, this position may provide guidance, mentorship or supervision of a Research Assistant or Clinical Research Coordinator I & II.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.