• Temporary Clinical Research Coordinator - Cantor Center

    Location US-MA-Brookline
    Job Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    Clinical Research
    full time
  • Overview

    Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.

    This is a temporary position lasting up to 6 months. The position is posted as 40 hours per week, but we are open to some flexibility for candidates who may only be looking for part-time work. The minimum number of hours per week a candidate must be able to work is 24. 


    The Clinical Research Coordinator works within the clinical research program and supports the research team in the overall conduct of clinical trials using Good Clinical Practice under the auspices of the Principal Investigator(s) and the DFCI Clinical Trials Office. The CRC will be responsible for the primary data collection and management of patient clinical information as it pertains to participation in clinical trials. Ensures timely collection of protocol data This individual may also screen patients for protocol eligibility, obtain informed consent, and register study participants to clinical trials.


    • Responsible for data reporting and management, collection of source documents, use of case report forms, filing study records, data entry, and resolution of data queries, using the electronic medical record.
    • Ensure all study data are collected on time and per protocol.
    • Interact with study participants in clinical areas and by telephone as directed/required by the protocol and/or study team.


    • Bachelor's Degree required, with 0-1 years of related experience preferred. Experience working in a medical or scientific research setting preferred. Familiarity with behavioral sciences preferred.
    • Excellent organization and communications skills required. Strong interpersonal skills; ability to effectively interact with all levels of staff and externals contacts. Must be detail oriented and have the ability to follow-through. Ability to effectively manage time and prioritize workload. Must practice discretion and adhere to hospital confidentiality guidelines at all times. Must have computer skills including the use of Microsoft Office. 

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.


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