University of Rochester Project Nurse in Rochester, New York

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 044 Medicine M&D-Infect; Dis Unit

Schedule

8 AM-4:30 PM

Responsibilities

Deliver Direct Patient Care:

  • Screens potential volunteers, explains study in detail and reviews inclusion/exclusion criteria with potential candidate.
  • Administer detailed psychosocial history, risk behavior questionnaire, other enrollment questionnaires, and obtain informed consent.
  • Administer study product and procedures per protocol as required.
  • Provide behavioral risk reduction and substance abuse counseling as appropriate, referrals made based on need.
  • Evaluate patients for systemic or local reactions to study product or protocol procedures.
  • Determine AE (Adverse Events) or SAE (Serious Adverse Event), complete CRF-AE or SAE form and forward to the DSMB or the appropriate central office at the NIH.
  • Arrange for blood, urine and mucosal samples as directed by specific protocol. Order all appropriate tests and assure that specimens are received and processed in a timely manner.

Administrative/Educational Duties:

  • Complete all case report forms and verify laboratory data.Review data queries from DSMB.
  • Attend HVTN meetings as budget constraints allow.
  • Review literature and remain current on all phases of HIV vaccine research.

*Requirements: *

Position requires a RN Nursing degree and 3-5 years of clinical experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. BS preferred.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Project Nurse

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job ID: 203674

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time