The Center for Healthcare Delivery Science (CHDS) at Nemours Pediatric Healthcare System
at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children (AIDHC) is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC). The CHDS is a new research center across the Nemours system, co-directed by Anne E. Kazak, Ph.D., ABPP and Tim Wysocki, Ph.D., ABPP. Healthcare delivery science is the application of scientific methods and principles to the analysis of variables and processes that affect the delivery, safety, outcomes, cost, quality and value of pediatric healthcare. This position is based in Wilmington, Delaware at AIDHC working with Dr. Kazak (email@example.com).
The CRC will be responsible for coordinating, implementing and completing clinical research functions associated with studies in the CHDS. Essential duties include coordinating IRB submissions, recruiting study participants, obtaining informed consent, interacting with patients and parents related to research projects, scheduling and conducting study procedures, collecting and recording study data, maintaining study records and participating in data collection and the preparation of manuscripts, reports and grants. The Research Coordinator will be involved with a new study of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT), a brief parent- report measure of psychosocial risk, in pediatric cancer. This project, funded by the American Cancer Society (ACS), addresses health disparities in pediatric cancer. Applicants for this position must be able to conduct his/her duties in Spanish.
The candidate must possess minimum of a bachelors degree in psychology or a related health care discipline. Previous clinical research experience is required. Must be able to effectively use Microsoft computer software; demonstrate ability to coordinate and establish priorities among diverse tasks; effectively communicate verbally and in writing in Spanish. Send resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience to Greg Stets (firstname.lastname@example.org), Department of Biomedical Research, Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, P.O. Box 269, Wilmington, DE 19899. AIDHC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Facility and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity or gender.