Clinical Research Coordinator
Department of Surgery
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO (UIC)
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UIC is among the nation's preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent "Best Colleges" rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.
The Department of Surgery at the the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking to fill a Clinical Research Coordinator position.
This position is part of the Clinical Research Group in the Department of Surgery. This group is responsible for clinical and translational research across a spectrum of disease states, therapeutic agents, and types of clinical trials. The aim of the Clinical Research Group is to contribute to meaningfully patient outcomes through the execution of high impact research studies that lead to the improved care of patients both at UIC and across the nation. This goal is accomplished via the precise conduct of rigorous, well-designed retrospective and prospective clinical trials (including Phase I-IV studies) and collaboration with with other clinical researchers internally and throughout the U.S.
This position will be primarily involved in studies involving our transplant surgical population.
The University of Illinois Hospital has extensive and groundbreaking experience in kidney transplantation. Our clinical results are among the best in the world. Our multidisciplinary team of experts offers successful outcomes to all patients, even those facing the most desperate and challenging conditions. University of Illinois Hospital has pioneered the field of transplantation and many procedures widely used today were first established in our transplant center. We are the only transplant program in the world offering robotic kidney transplantation to obese/overweight patients who are frequently refused transplantation in other centers.
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