lead clinical research coordinator resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Proven success in leadership, operational excellence and organizational development. Recognized for inspiring management team members to excel and encouraging a creative work environment. Focused Clinical Research Coordinator well-versed in study protocols, standard operating procedures and general trial oversight. Highly skilled Intensive Care Nurse with eight years of nursing experience with exceptional skill in cardiology. Proven leader effective at uniting and guiding nursing teams toward achieving patient care goals, improving satisfaction and continuously driving widespread healthcare system initiatives. Focused on continuously advancing expertise in clinical research and driving innovation. Excellent problem-solving abilities with a detail-oriented nature. Ready to bring years of related experience to a challenging new role.

10/2018 to Current
Lead Clinical Research Coordinator Radiant Research San Antonio, TX,
  • Coordinated clinical trials focused on disorders such as cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, lung cancer, lymphoma, COVID-19, and more.
  • Successfully conducted clinical trials on study site for companies such as Novartis, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Gilead, NC Biotech, MDCO, and more.
  • Maintained compliance with protocols covering patient care and clinical trial operations.
  • Participated in initiation visits and investigator meetings, implementing trials in accordance with study timelines and budgets.
  • Followed informed consent processes and maintained records.
  • Collected data and followed research protocols, operations manuals and case report form requirements.
  • Worked with principal investigator and sponsors to facilitate daily trial activities and comply with research protocols.
  • Screened patient records, databases and physician referrals to identify prospective candidates for research studies.
  • Resolved clinical problems, improved operations and provided exceptional client support.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Monitored unit budget to meet financial objectives for spend rate and funding.
  • Managed quality assurance program, including on-site evaluations, internal audits and client surveys.
  • Monitored safety of human subjects and oversaw consent procedures to comply with local and federal regulations.
12/2015 to Current
Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse Uchealth Thornton, CO,
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures, including cardiac catheterization, EKOS, pacemakers, AAA repairs, swan-ganz, balloon pump, CVVHD, IV infusions, and more.
  • Achieved recognition for excellent patient care as a Daisy Award nominee for multiple years.
  • Proficient in the use of Epic software system and an active participant as a Super User resource hospital-wide.
  • Contributed to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare as key member of cardiac nursing team caring for critically-ill patients.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Reported patients' status and delegated nurse assignments to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Cared for culturally-diverse patients, liaising with family members and specialists to address changing needs and enhance individual experience.
  • Active member of the Infection Prevention Committee and Magnet Recognition Committee.
10/2012 to 11/2016
Nursing Supervisor Saint Anne Villa City, STATE,
  • Supervised staff of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants in an 81 bed skilled facility.
  • Participated in developing and implementing of new policies and procedures.
  • Actively participated in Quality Assurance process including meetings and submitting quarterly reports.
  • Developed and implemented new nursing protocols to improve patient outcomes while minimizing medical errors.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Interviewed, hired, instructed and mentored employees and promoted high level of care quality to patients.
  • Assessed patients to determine individual needs and develop care plans in coordination with multidisciplinary healthcare professionals, including physicians, case managers and social workers.
  • Discussed patient care and treatment with care team members to optimize intervention plans and care delivery.
  • Maximized staff and patient protections by enforcing optimal disease prevention protocols.
  • Followed all HIPAA rules and regulations regarding patient confidentiality.
  • Organized department in accordance with administrative guidelines in order to provide specified nursing services to meet legal, organizational and medical staff guidelines.
  • Confidently directed overall operation of nursing services and patient care, including financial management, quality assurance, patient care, safety risk management, teammate satisfaction, quality index scores and facility maintenance.
11/2013 to 01/2015
General Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse Overlook Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Exhibits leadership skills within the role of a charge nurse and preceptor on a 40-bed medical surgical unit with telemetry monitoring.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Communicated changes in patient's condition with physicians and appropriate healthcare team members in order to provide immediate and safe patient care.
  • Developed a plan of care with patient, families, and other interdisciplinary team members.
  • Connected with patients and families from variety of cultural and economic backgrounds to establish and maintain open communication for improved patient outcomes.
  • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
  • Managed caseload of 7 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy, wound care and more.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit to achieve optimal outcomes.
Expected in 06/2012
Associate of Science: Nursing
Trinitas School of Nursing - Elizabeth, NJ,
Expected in 05/2020
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
College of Saint Elizabeth - Morristown, NJ

Awarded High Honor

Expected in 05/2022
Master of Science: Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Park, NJ,

Nurse Practitioner and Administration

  • Quality Assurance
  • Good Clinical Practices
  • Medication dispensing
  • Study protocols
  • Team management
  • Relationship development
  • Customer service
  • Process improvement
  • Policy updates
  • Medication Administration
  • Critical care expertise
  • Client satisfaction
  • Leadership skills
  • Research SOPs understanding
  • Trial management
  • Team building
  • Communications
  • Operational improvement
  • ACLS/BLS Certified
  • Clinical management
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Acute care expertise
  • Client screening
  • FDA regulation
  • Active New Jersey Professional Registered Nurse License License #26NR16219XXX
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Basic Life Support/CPR

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School Attended

  • Trinitas School of Nursing
  • College of Saint Elizabeth
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse
  • Nursing Supervisor
  • General Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse


  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Science

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