The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Research Coordinator to join our team in a full time position. Columbia University Medical Center's Department of Pediatrics is a world leader in providing care for children. Our mission areas include Healthcare, Education and Research. We offer care for our patients in over 25 specialty areas as well as individualized care for complex cases. Our Residency, Fellowship and Graduate programs are among the best in the Nation. Our Clinical, Translational and Basic Science research features collaborations across specialties and stretches from the bench to bedside. We also have several active Clinical trials available to our patients. This position will support the department by providing research support in the division of Child and Adolescent Health.
The Research Coordinator under the direction of the Principal Investigator will be responsible but not limited to the following duties:
Enrolling participants to the study at home visits
Conducting phone follow up
Perform data entry on study
Send and process swab specimens
Any other related duties as assigned.
Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus two years of related experience
Bilingual - English/Spanish preferred.
Must be technology savvy.
Excellent communication skills and comfort visiting people's homes.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 500491
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