Overview Works directly with cancer patients enrolled in clinical trials. Coordinates all aspects of patient care from the start of clinical trial treatment through the duration of the research study. Assists oncology physicians in the clinical management of patient treatment and outcomes. Educates patients about clinical trial options and the risks/benefits of participating in research studies. Perform data management activities for research studies (protocols). Maintain compliance with hospital and regulatory bodies' guidelines for the conduct of clinical trials. Qualifications Education: BSN degree preferred. Licensure/Certification/Registry: Illinois license to practice as Registered Nurse required. Oncology certified nurse (OCN) credential or alternate certification in clinical research preferred. Experience: Three years recent adult acute care experience required. Two years oncology nursing preferred. Demonstrated clinical experience appropriate to the oncology patient population; must be able to understand and coordinate the multidisciplinary nature of cancer care across settings and disease trajectory.