We are seeking a clinical research coordinator (CRC) for the ALS Center at Columbia University Medical Center. The CRC will play an integral role in the coordination and conduct of clinical trials at the Center and will provide support in developing and executing ALS research initiatives. Alongside the PIs and Research Managers, the CRC will help coordinate the clinical and research efforts of the ALS Center. We are looking for someone who can establish good rapport with ALS patients and their families, as well as our clinical, research, and administrative teams. The ideal candidate is a team player who is independently motivated and able to self-direct.
Coordinates initiation and start-up of clinical trials, including initial protocol submission, execution of contract and budget, and approvals for ancillary services (e.g. the Irving Clinical Research Center, CUMC Research Pharmacy, local laboratories, radiology).
Coordinates and carries out in-person and remote research study visits per protocol by communicating closely with patients, hospital/research facility staff, research team, sponsors and other pertinent groups.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.