The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease among minority populations and abolish disparities in healthcare outcomes in all people of color with a particular emphasis on the African-American population. The ABC is actively involved in research and seeks to hire a certified clinical research coordinator who will avidly engage in the broad breadth of research activities that are underway and under consideration at the ABC. This individual will work under the supervision of ABC investigators, Research Committee Chair, and the Chief Science Officer.
The research coordinator must be familiar with the various aspects of study design, clinical trial operations, study site management, data management and informatics. Additionally, it is expected that the individual will be familiar with ethical and safety aspects involved in conducting research, examining and submitting protocols to institutional review boards, assisting in writing protocols and will be a liaison and major advocate in enhancing the participation of underrepresented minorities in research endeavors.
About Association of Black Cardiologists
Founded in 1974, the Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) is a nonprofit organization with an international membership of 1,800 health professionals, lay members of the community (Community Health Advocates), corporate members, and institutional members. The ABC is dedicated to eliminating the disparities related to cardiovascular disease in all people of color. ABC adheres to the vision that all people regardless of race, ethnicity or gender should benefit equally from reduction in the frequency, duration and impact of diseases of the heart and blood vessels.