FirstHealth of the Carolinas
The primary responsibility of the research nurse is to manage all aspects of conducting clinical trials. The research nurse is required to have an in-depth knowledge of protocol requirements and good clinical practices as set forth by federal regulations. As the primary resource for the protocols, the research nurse will act as liaison between the investigators, primary care providers, the institutional review board (IRB), and the sponsor. Along with the investigator, the research nurse/coordinator will screen, enroll and follow study subjects, ensuring protocol compliance and close monitoring while the subjects are on study. In addition, the nurse/coordinator is responsible for all data and source documentation, adverse experience reporting, and maintenance of complete regulatory files.
Graduate of approved RN School of Nursing and currently licensed to practice as an RN in North Carolina. Two years nursing experience required. Clinical trials experience preferred. Recommended certifications include: SoCRA Certified Clinical Research Professional, ACRP Certified Clinical Research Associate/Coordinator, Oncology Certified Nurse.
Half Time: 20-29 hrs/wk