Clinical research coordinators (CRC) are in charge of coordinating clinical and administrative tasks in the research process on behalf of their organization. They attend to participants' questions and respond with details related to clinical steps as needed. Clinical research coordinators are responsible for collecting and organizing research data for future analysis, as well as performing appropriate research protocol procedures (such as taking vital signs, collecting and processing blood, and performing other necessary tasks).
Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Tasks
Compile, organize and submit institutional review board documentation.
Obtain and maintain informed consent of research subjects or their guardians.
Handle and review clinical trial processes and ethics compliance.
Report side effects and safety findings from drug trials or testing.