Abbott Clinical Research Associate in Lake Forest, IL in Lake Forest, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

  • Monitors clinical studies; ensuring site compliance with the clinical protocol and ICH/GCP guidelines; assures subject rights; safety; and welfare are protected; ensures data integrity through completeness; accuracy; and legibility.

  • Obtains and reviews all required essential documents necessary for study initiation.

  • Conducts pre-study; initiation; interim; and close-out monitoring site visits and completes site visit reports.

  • Maintains accurate and timely sponsor/site correspondence and communication.

Prepares and presents project progress reports to keep management and team informed.

  • Reviews data; prepares and presents clinical data reviews and data summaries.


Minimum Bachelor's degree B.S in biological sciences or medical specialty preferred. Preferred knowledge of regulations and standards (GCP) affecting IVDs and Biologics. Other: Clinical Laboratory certification (MT, ASCP or equivalent) or certification as a clinical research associate (CCRA) is desirable. Minimum of 3 years clinical related experience Preferred site monitoring of investigational drug or device trials or clinical laboratory assay/instrument experience.

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