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POSITION SUMMARY: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Senior Research Nurse.
As a Senior Oncology Research Nurse you will work directly with patients and health care providers throughout the course of cancer clinical trials, and will play a key role in ensuring the compliant and ethical conduct of cancer clinical research. As a core member of the research team, you will evaluate eligibility of our patients to participate in clinical trials, educate patients and families about the trial, coordinate the informed consent process and trial enrollment. Responsibilities include the tracking of symptoms and medications, and coordinating care to ensure patients are treated in compliance with the clinical trial protocol. You will provide expert guidance on symptom management to ensure patient safety and compliance with the protocol and will collaborate with all members of the research team to effectively direct and manage all aspects of the research protocol under the supervision of the principal investigator and the Perlmutter Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office. In this role, you are an integral member of a team that advances clinical care and places you at the cutting edge of cancer research. In addition, you will assume the role of a preceptor, providing training, mentorship; identify educational needs of clinical research coordinators and research nurses in their orientation period. Serves as a role model and ongoing mentor to clinical research coordinators and research nurses.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: To qualify you must have a NYS RN License with current registration. Graduate of an accredited nursing program. Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) required Prior RN experience in a clinical setting preferred. 2+ years experience coordinating clinical/research trials studies preferred. Proficiency in using various Microsoft Office applications such as World, Excel, Access, Power Point and Outlook. Effective verbal and written communication skills, and strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to interface effectively with all levels of staff and management Ability to work within a team environment as well as independently. Commitment to continuous learning. Ability to manage time, multi task and prioritize work. Ability to identify, analyze and solve problems; ability to work well under pressure. Performs other duties as assigned. Oncology Nursing Society membership preferred.
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