Responsible for the coordination and administration of clinical trials under the direction of the Principal Investigator, Children's Oncology Group (COG) and the physicians.
Associates Degree in Nursing, RN, Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing preferred.
Minimum Work Experience
Minimum 3 years experience in nursing required. Oncology experience preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
License as a Registered Nurse. Certification: Certified Clinical Research Associate desired.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Training/experience in research methods & statistics preferred.
Strong computer skills required. Computer skills to include data entry and Internet research required.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills with patients, staff, and other health care professionals.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 7837
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.