Research Coordinator II - Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7243918 (Ref.No. 19304-en_US)
Posted: May 12, 2024

Job Description


The Neonatal Nutrition Research Group at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a Research Coordinator II to join our research group. The mission of this program is to develop novel therapies and research to provide the best possible outcomes for our most fragile and vulnerable infants in the Neonatal ICU.

The incumbent research coordinator will assist with the coordination and implementation of multiple clinical research protocols and collaborate with the research team which consists of a physician, nurses, dietitians and nutrition students.

Coordination of day-to-day activities of clinical research protocols. Ensures accurate data collection, documentation, organization and safety of research participants.

Job Duties

  • Recruit, advertise, and screen for research patients. Assist in determining patient eligibility for research protocols.
  • May collect, process, ship, and maintain paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • May correspond with patient throughout study.
  • Orders supplies and equipment.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.
  • Retrieve and deliver human specimens to the designated lab and/or personnel.
  • Collect and enter data into study database.
  • Coordinate and schedule research subject appointments for tests and procedures.
  • Compose and type study correspondence and other documentation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in a related field. No experience with preferred degree.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Prior experience with computer spreadsheets and database management preferred.
  • Available to work occasional weekends.

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.