University of Colorado Professional Research Asst in Aurora, Colorado

University of Colorado – School of Medicine

Professional Research Assistant

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Nature of Work:

This part-time (50%) PRA position is designed to assist the clinical research team in the Santoro-Polotsky Lab within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology with the execution of an NIH Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant clinical protocol. The role will be to work as part of the team with the other Study Coordinator to perform patient screening, recruitment and protocol completion. The position will primarily be based at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Some travel may be required to a second recruitment site in Denver.

Supervision Received:

The PRA will be supervised by the lead PRA Study Coordinator in the Santoro-Polotsky Lab. The overall supervisor of these clinical projects is Dr. Nanette Santoro.

Examples of Work Performed:

  • Screen, recruit and consent research participants at University of Colorado

  • Accurate data collection and data entry

  • Collect, process, and ship samples for research

  • Issue study participant payments and maintain recordkeeping of SSPs in database

  • Conduct follow-up phone interviews, schedule clinic visits

  • Assist with WIRB submissions for amendments and other reports

  • Assist with study-specific capitation and allocation of expenses

  • Assist with maintenance of research folders/checklists, keep datasheets up to date

  • Assist with study binders, excel follow-up spreadsheets, orientation packet, regulatory binder

  • Maintenance of study specific certifications, COMIRB training, computer training and other hospital required training

Salary and Benefits:


Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located atEmployee Services.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits:https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

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Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

_Minimum Qualifications_:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a fundamental knowledge of biology and medical sciences.

  • Computer knowledge

  • Ability to work as a member of a team

  • Ability to interact in a professional manner with clinical research participants and other health professionals

*Desired Qualifications:*

  • Clinical Research experience

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

  • Phlebotomy experience

Job: *Faculty

Organization: *H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus

Title: Professional Research Asst

Location: Aurora

Requisition ID: 15672