Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator

Posted 2 weeks ago

Minnesota Epilepsy Group is the largest and most comprehensive adult and pediatric epilepsy program in the Midwest. As a regional referral facility, we are the recognized leader in treating epilepsy and other seizure-related conditions in infants to the elderly. We are a national, state-of-the-art, Level 4 epilepsy center committed to enhancing each patient’s quality of life and maximizing seizure control.

We have a unique opportunity for a RN to join our interdisciplinary team in a full-time capacity working with drug, and observational studies relating to epilepsy.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Recruit eligible patients for enrolling clinical trials and obtain informed consent.
  • Work in collaboration with physicians to coordinate care for enrolled subjects.
  • Coordinate all aspects of a study visit, including but not limited to scheduling time with the physician and outside facilities, as well as performing EKGs and blood draws (including processing and shipping of specimens).
  • Conduct subject visits assuring all procedures are in compliance with the clinical trial protocol and FDA guidelines.
  • Appropriately document study procedures, provide subject/caregiver training, calculate dosing schedules, reporting of adverse events, perform drug accountability, data entry into online electronic data capture systems.
  • Maintain close communication with the study sponsor and answer all queries they may have.
  • Travel may be required for investigator meetings.


  • Minnesota RN license is required.
  • Previous pharmaceutical clinical trial experience is required.
  • Previous experience with epilepsy and neurology is preferred but not required.
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently handle multiple tasks simultaneously with precision and adhere to sponsor requirements is required.
  • Ability to work as a team with a positive attitude.
  • Exceptional organization skills, attention to detail, and effective communication skills.

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to work independently and exercise good judgement as it relates to patient care issues.
  • Ability to remain calm and maintain professional behavior in stressful situations.
  • Ability to provide first line intervention for seizure occurrences and/or interrupt patient engaging in dangerous or aggressive behaviors.
  • Maintain confidentiality/privacy as described in MEG’s policies and as described by HIPPA.
  • Abide by security rules as defined by MEG’s policies and as described by HIPPA

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.

Minnesota Epilepsy Group PA is an Equal opportunity employer.

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