Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Academic / Research
The Center for Healthcare Delivery Science (CHDS) at Nemours Children's Health is seeking a full-time Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC). Bilingual (English/Spanish) communication skills are strongly preferred.
The CHDS is a research center across the Nemours enterprise. Anne E. Kazak, Ph.D., ABPP is the enterprise director, Melissa A. Alderfer, PhD is the Center Director in Delaware and Susana Patton, PhD is the Center Director in Florida. The CHDS includes 17 investigators that study ways to improve health care, health equity, and health and wellness beyond medicine for youth and their families. Research projects span a variety of medical conditions (e.g., diabetes, cancer, cardiac conditions, obesity, sickle cell disease, cystic fibrosis, pain) and other health-related challenges (COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, homelessness, maternal post-partum depression, racism). The position will be available this summer and is based at Nemours Children's Hospital - Delaware in Wilmington.
The CRC will be responsible for coordinating, implementing and completing research functions associated with studies in the CHDS, many of which recruit Spanish-speaking families. Essential CRC duties include coordinating IRB submissions, recruiting study participants, obtaining informed consent, interacting with youth, young adults and parents related to research projects, scheduling and conducting study procedures, collecting and recording study data, organizing participant payments, maintaining study records, participating in data collection and analysis, and the preparation of scientific presentations, manuscripts, reports, and grants.
- Minimum of a bachelor's degree in psychology, pre-med, public health, or related.
- Must be able to effectively use Microsoft computer software, SPSS, and REDCap.
- Must be able to coordinate and establish priorities among diverse tasks.
- Previous research experience, including qualitative interviewing strongly preferred
- Bilingual (English/Spanish) communication skills strongly preferred.
Send resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and experience, including contact information for two references to Alison Taggi-Pinto (Alison.Taggi-Pinto@nemours.org).