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Clinical Trial Co-ordinator- PROPHESY - QMUL16329

Department: William Harvey Research Institute
Salary: £37,411 - £44,015 (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL16329
Date posted: 31-Oct-2018
Closing date: 14-Nov-2018

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Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Unit (CV CTU)

Clinical Trial Co-ordinator- PROPHESY

Barts Heart Centre is the largest cardiac Centre in the UK, offering patients access to leading research and clinical trials. The new Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Unit (CV CTU) supports the development of clinical research within the Barts Heart Centre. It provides trials expertise internal to Barts and supports all areas of the cardiovascular research programme. The CV CTU is a branch of the Barts CTU (a UKCRC registered unit). The Unit is based within the William Harvey Research Institute of the Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry at Charterhouse Square.

The main purpose of this role is to act as Trial Co-ordinator on the PROPHESY trial (a pragmatic randomised controlled trial of Prothrombin Complex Concentrate (PCC) versus Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP) in adult patients who are undergoing heart surgery. To support and manage the day to day running of the trial and includes identifying and recruiting study subjects, liaising with different clinical teams involved in the study, reporting study progress updates at trial management meetings, data collection, maintaining trial documentation, safety reporting and ensuring compliance with the protocol and GCP.

A registered Nurse would be advantageous, however this position is not limited to individuals from a nursing background. Individuals holding a first degree with an interest in clinical research and working in the health care environment should apply.

The post is full time and for 18 months. Starting salary will be in the range £37,411 - £44,015 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries about the post are welcome and can be made to Jane Field, CV CTU Clinical Trials Manager (; 020 7882 3416, or Dr Vivienne Monk (; 020 7882 5668).

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The closing date for the applications is 14 November 2018.

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