Research Coordinator II - Ophthalmology (90002103)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7090312 (Ref:9568-en_US)

Posted: December 7, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Research Coordinator II will be primarily responsible for the complete management and monitoring of assigned clinical studies and will liaise with the PI's to ensure timelines, data compilation and compliance. The Research Coordinator II is responsible for IRB submissions, interviewing, screening and recruiting patients, site initiation visits, interim monitoring visits and close-out studies, explaining processes and procedures to educate the participants regarding the respective research study. Will also schedule research participants for tests and procedures such as laboratory tests, x-rays, and other studies specific for the research protocol.  Research Coordinators are an integral commodity for clinical research. The position requires candidates with attention to detail, good judgment and the ability to multitask and maintain organization.

Job Duties

  • Collects patient information; processes documents and enters information into a database. 
  • Collects, processes, ships, and maintains paperwork for blood and/or biological specimens according to procedures outlined in study protocol.
  • Maintains records and regulatory documents for respective research studies.
  • Ensures retrieval and submits test results to appropriate party.
  • Provides correspondence to the patients as necessary.
  • Establishes and manages IRB's.
  • Manages investigational drug accountability.
  • Manages investigational site file.
  • Navigates electronic data capture systems.
  • Navigates BRAIN.
  • Works with Advarra IRB and Western IRB.
  • Coordinates, manages and completes the required submissions, amendments and renewals to the IRB.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • IRB and full study spectrum experience.
  • Research coordinator and/or ophthalmic tech experience.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


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:#7090312 (Ref:9568-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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