Clinical Research Assistant (Human Subjects-TBI) - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-09 General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Ft Belvoir Virginia United States
GDIT is hiring a human subjects Clinical Research Assistant responsible for assisting with the performance of clinical investigation projects in a clinical setting, including recruitment of potential study subjects, collection and organization of data, scheduling patients for follow up appointments.
Performs data entry for clinical investigation projects and maintains databases.
Assists in the preparation of technical reports, summaries, and protocols.
Maintains study related documents and supplies in the investigator’s office; secures, organizes and documents as required following all federal/ state regulations.
Creates, collects, disseminates, maintains appropriate files of study data, and assists with review and completion of study manuals and SOPs.
Screens consents and/or schedules potential research participants for testing or evaluation. Facilitates follow-up assessment reminders and scheduling.
Extracts data from patient medical records; transcribes and resolves data queries in case report forms (hard-copy or electronic); prepares documents, under direction of project leaders; reports statistical analyses and descriptive data from patient's study books to be used in research/clinical investigations/studies reports.
Maintains awareness and compliance of research regulatory issues.
Communicates regularly with study team, under direction of project leaders, via email and conference calling as needed.
Non Primary Responsibilities:
Responsible for performing routine research and/or development laboratory tasks and experiments.
Calibrates and maintains laboratory equipment and inventory levels for laboratory supplies.
Performs basic tests and experiments and documents results.
Makes detailed observations and may analyze data and interpret results.
Identifies and recommends improvements that may increase efficiency and improve quality.
Maintains record keeping system.
Participates in special projects as required.
0-2 years’ experience in research/clinical investigations/studies required. .
Ability to follow detailed instructions required.
Excellent communication and analytical skills required.
S/he must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.
Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred
Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time. May encounter patients who are confused, agitated, or abusive.
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.