Manhasset, New York
New York, New York
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2111225
JOB SUMMARY: Assures the integrity and quality of clinical research trials are maintained under occasional guidance. Plans and implements recruitment procedures, manages enrollment of the trial, and ensures compliance with protocols.
RESEARCH INFO & SPECIFIC DUTIES:
The research nurse specialist will be working with our team of critical care research nurse specialists to screen the VUMC Medical, Surgical and Trauma ICUs daily for patients who meet the inclusion and exclusion criteria for the STAT clinical trial of Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cells in ARDS as well as a number of other observational studies that enroll patients in the Vanderbilt ICUs. Eligible patients will be approached for consent to enroll. Once enrolled, the research nurse specialist will perform all procedures for the studies including clinical data collection, biospecimen collection, study product infusion and patient monitoring. This position provides a great opportunity for nurses with critical care experience who desire to transition to a research nursing career.
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