Staff Research Associate I

Responsibilities

Serve as a Research Coordinator for clinical trials and research studies performed by the UCLA Division of Stroke and Vascular Neurology at UCLA and Olive View Medical Center. At OVMC, the researcher will be working with an underserved population with the primary goal of improving stroke care. Research will be conducted both at the UCLA Westwood Campus and at Olive View-UCLA in Sylmar. The job may include but is not limited to data abstraction from medical records, scheduling follow-up visits and study tests, performing structured interviews, NIH Stroke Scale assessments, data entry and analysis. The research coordinator may also assist study investigators with IRB, FDA, and other regulatory paperwork. The research coordinator will also be involved in the writing and preparation of manuscripts based off the research studies.

Qualifications

1. Strong organizational, administrative, and interpersonal skills to work with minimal to moderate supervision.
2. Skill in working as part of a team and maintaining cooperative working relationships with members of the staff, coordinating center and site personnel, sponsors, and the Los Angeles community.
3. Skill in working independently to complete multiple and complex tasks in an environment with rapid changes in priorities.
4. Ability to attend to detail and extract data and document medical events with high fidelity.
5. Proficient in Word and Excel
6. Ability to work independently in analysis of data preparation of manuscripts.

Company
UCLA Health
Posted
09/15/2018
Type
Full time
Categories
Research
Location
Westwood, CA 96137, US