Research Nurse - clinical trials, patient care

Research Area Keywords: 

research nurse, clinical trials, patient care

Position Description: 

We are looking for research nurses to join our clinical program to help us manage the care of patients participating in clinical trials. Duties include, but are not limited to, ensuring adherence to ethical practice in the conduct of clinical trials, research protocol compliance and good clinical practice, ensuring patient comprehension of informed consent, management of care for patients participating in clinical trials, and maintenance of essential documentation and collection of data.

Be part of our mission to solve the most important, challenging and neglected problems in modern cancer research and patient care. The National Cancer Institute’s Center for Cancer Research is a world class cancer research organization working toward scientific breakthroughs at medicine’s cutting edge. Our scientists can’t do it alone. It takes an extraordinary team of researchers, clinical experts and administrators to improve the lives of cancer patients and answer the most important questions in cancer biology and treatment. Our clinical care experts are compassionate and talented professionals that work in teams to support patient care and carry out this work at what patients call “the house of hope.”

Multiple Positions Available: 
C.V. Required: 
Experience Required: 

Must have a degree from an accredited nursing program and a minimum of one (1) year oncology nursing and/or related clinical research experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in an oncology research setting, be highly organized, pleasant and energetic.

Additional Information: 

This position is located at the NIH Clinical Center, the world’s largest dedicated research hospital located on the main campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.  The position is full time, business hours. NIH is metro accessible. Hiring for this position will typically be through Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.

How To Apply: 

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to Corrine Keen at

Contact Name: 
Corrine Keen
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HHS, NIH, and NCI are Equal Opportunity Employers