Research Coordinator I - Medicine - Hematology & Oncology (90002365)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7080472 (Ref:7456-en_US)

Posted: June 25, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Research Coordinator I will work with a team of investigators in the Department of Medicine on a bio-banking protocol for cancer patients. Responsibilities include screening and enrollment of eligible participants and collection and processing of blood and/or other biological specimens in order to ensure accurate data collection, documentation, and organization in a database.

Job Duties

  • Assists in research activities for several NIH and Industry Funded studies.
  • Screens track board to identify potential patients based on a study's inclusion/exclusion criteria and obtains informed consent/assent from study participants.
  • Enrolls study subjects and collects data specific to each study (demographic information, past medical history, laboratory values, results from imaging studies, medications, physical exam findings, etc).
  • Explains process and procedures to educate participant regarding the research study.
  • Collects participant information and questionnaires.
  • Processes, documents and enters information into a database.
  • Employees will be required to receive on the job training of phlebotomy prior to performing on study participants.
  • Meets regularly to report to principal investigator overall enrollment/project summary based on data abstracted from medical records.
  • Addresses and resolves inconsistencies in data collected by reviewing medical records and correcting missing or inconsistent data points.
  • Collects and processes samples for various research studies.
  • Depending on study, will collect blood and other biospecimens, process samples (centrifugation, freezing, shipping, etc).
  • Transports, ships, and maintains paperwork for blood and/or other biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents and records for research studies.
  • Orders supplies.
  • Adheres to established standards, policies, procedures, and protocols of Baylor College of Medicine and Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bilingual (fluency in Spanish) is a plus but not mandatory.
  • Experience in phlebotomy is highly useful.
  • Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences, Psychology, or Public Health.
  • Prior experience with computer spreadsheets and database management.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7080472 (Ref:7456-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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