At New York Blood Center, one of the most
comprehensive blood centers in the world, our focus is on cultivating
excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking
research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join us as we work
towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities,
further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and
expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.
this role, you will be responsible for multiple research protocols including
HIV vaccine studies and other prevention protocols. You will also perform
aspects of the study protocol process and procedures.
- Performing all aspects of research protocols including
informed consent, physical exams, medical history, phlebotomy, peripheral
intravenous catheter placement, and administration of study protocols including
but not limited to intramuscular and subcutaneous injections while adhering to
study protocol and Good Clinical Practices (GCP).
- Determining the eligibility of screened study participants
through physical exam, medical history, laboratory results and other research
procedures. Assessing and managing reactions to study products and adverse
events utilizing clinical judgment and experience while following proper
adverse event and safety reporting requirements under supervision from the
study physician/Principal Investigator.
- Counseling research participants about HIV/AIDS and
sexually transmitted infections, and conducting testing for HIV and sexually
- Conducting structured interviews with research study
participants on medical and behavioral issues.
- Performing phlebotomy, inserting peripheral intravenous
catheters, and collecting other specimens.
- Serving as a resource for non-clinical staff.
- Maintaining records and completing study-related case
report forms and sourcing documentation per protocol requirements.
- Maintaining confidentiality of study participants and
adhering to principles of Human Subjects Protection (HSP) and Good Clinical
Laboratory Practice (GCLP).
- Participating in quality assurance activities in
collaboration with the site’s Data Management staff and the network’s
Statistical and Data Management Center.
- Adhering to study protocols, and other appropriate
regulations, procedures and policies.
Education: The ideal candidate will be a NYS Licensed RN and will
have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Knowledge of infectious diseases
tested and other medical issues is required.
Experience: Prior experience with phlebotomy and peripheral
intravenous catheter placement for infusions is preferred.
Skills and Abilities: Knowledge
of Microsoft Office Suite is required. HIV/AIDS and infectious disease clinical
and or/research experience is preferred. Strong clinical and decision making
skills are essential
We offer a
competitive salary, state-of-the-art environment, and a comprehensive benefits
package. For consideration, please apply online, at:
NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
4 Year Degree - BS