Job Opportunity: Research Coordinator at St. Thomas Health/Ascension

Ashley Brady
October 13, 2016

Title: Research Coordinator

City, State:  Nashville,TN

Location:  Saint Thomas West S&E Bldg

Department:   Other Research 001

Additional Job Details:  Full Time Day

Work Schedule: M-F 8-4:30

Job Summary:

The Research Coordinator coordinates administrative and clinical aspects of multiple research projects.


  • Collaborates with primary investigator, sponsor and research staff to plan, conduct and evaluate project protocols. Monitors and reports on progress of projects.
  • Assists with the recruitment, selection, scheduling, and monitoring of research project participants. Manages the handling of adverse events, compliance and other participant-related issues.
  • Coordinates the preparation and delivery of departmental communications, presentations and marketing/educational materials.
  • Collaborates to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and standards. Assists with responding to and preparing for audits.
  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A.  Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B.  Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C.  Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D.  Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E.  Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F.  Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.
  • Collects research data, submits reports and data as requested or required by Research Institute Director, PI, study sponsor, IRB, or others.  All other duties as assigned.
  • Manages clinical and regulatory compliance of the protocol including administration of study drug/device, adverse events/safety issues, medication interactions. May be required to respond to call.
  • Screens and recruits participants for research trials according to protocol clinical criteria and federal regulations. Obtains informed consent in accordance with Good Clinical Practice and federal regulations.



  • Associates or Bachelor's degree in health or science related field preferred
  • Work Experience: At least two (2) years research experience or experience in a clinical setting.

For more information, please search Job ID: 157028 at : 

To apply, contact: 

Kimberly Owens, MPH, CCRP
Saint Thomas Research Institute I Saint Thomas West Hospital
p: 615-222-3853
f: 615-222-3240