MD Anderson Cancer Center Coordinator, Research Data - Stem Cell Transplantation in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2017 rankings. It is one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

The primary purpose of the Senior Research Data Coordinator position is to participate in protocol and data management activities for patients undergoing autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplant. Act as liaison with patients, families, physicians and other personnel to collect post-transplant data needed for follow-up.

The salary range is: min-$33,200, mid-$41,500 and max-$49,800


Data management activities:

a. Completes lab data related to donor certification for assigned disease group patients

b. Complete required flow sheets prior to patient's admission to the hospital to include pre-transplant disease information up to study entry.

c. Complete treatment related data within a week of patient's admission.

d. Complete recovery related data within a month of transplant.

e. Perform adverse events data entry on "real time".

f. Complete treatment outcome related data within a month from the D+100 visit

g. Maintain patient's survival data at D+100 and yearly

h. Prepares cases to be presented in Outcome Meetings:

  • Validates data entry with appropriate source documents

  • Ensures that adverse events are properly review prior to the meeting.

  • Take notes to improve data entry

i. Complete CIBMTR forms in FormsNet


a. Review infusion list to ensure that assigned patients have a CRID and required forms are completed and submitted

b. Run monthly BMTweb log query to determine workload and get organize

c. On assigned patients ensures that forms due are submitted in monthly basis.

General Administation

a. Assist the research team by promoting effective communication and positive work atmosphere among the team members and across the department.

b. Adhere and promote the department's goals.

c. Attend mandatory meetings:

  • Data Management Meetings

  • Outcome meetings

  • Monthly Research Team

  • Monday census meeting

d. Optional meetings

  • Thursday planning meeting

Other duties as assigned


Required: High school diploma or equivalent.


Required: Two years of related experience. May substitute required experience with completed years of college on a one to one basis.

Preferred: MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Services Coordinator experience.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.