Clinical Research Associate

4Catalyzer, New York NY, US

Put a dent in the universe

The Clinical Research Coordinator is a research position, responsible for conducting and assisting in clinical research studies, obtaining informed consent, collecting, maintaining and organizing study information. Research activities involve (but are not limited to) the evaluation of prototype, or newly-released ophthalmological scanning devices.  This individual assists in the preparation and submission of FDA clearance and other documents (e.g., Institutional Review Board, Quality Management Systems)

  • Identifies and works with key opinion leaders and medical advisors in ophthalmology.  Conducts routine and standardized human subjects research using appropriate research techniques specific to subject matter of the research project.
  • Assists in the activities related to clinical research including, but not limited to: obtaining informed consent, screening participants for eligibility, registering patients with sponsoring agencies, administering questionnaires and answering telephone calls
  • Assists in the collection, analysis and review of experimental data.
  • Maintains source documents and subject files in accordance with clinical testing policies and procedures. Ensures accurate, confidential and complete compilation of data
  • Work with legal, research, and logistics personnel to develop research agreements that define the required equipment, funding and deliverables for research projects.  Track budget, milestones, and deliverables throughout the project.
  • May assist in the preparation for regulatory agency site visits.
  • May collect and communicate user and patient experiences with the devices and the interfaces.  Maintains good notes on perceived optimizations, opportunities, features, form factor adjustments.

  • MS or PhD in Engineering or an MD. (PhD or MD preferred)
  • 3-5 years of technical, hands-on clinical management experience at a top technology or medical device company. Prior experience with ophthalmology desired.
  • Prior experience with commercial medical product clinical research, the creation and execution of clinical projects, FDA validation, and understanding of clinical workflow towards product incorporation.
  • Proficient in interpersonal communication skills, written and verbal for both internal and external entities.  Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand, evaluate and interpret data

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About 4Catalyzer

4Catalyzer is a Startup Accelerator Dedicated to Maximizing Societal Impact.

We envision, incorporate, finance, support, and mentor a select number of startups that we are committed to make successful. Each startup is funded from the beginning for success, allowing the team to exploit new developments in physics, math, and the life sciences to create truly novel technologies and do the science enabled by being first.

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