The Research Assistant will work with the Translational Research Program Clinical Research Coordinator to recruit participants, with and without autoimmune disease, for the Translational Research Program Immune Mediated Disease Registry and Repository.
Responsibilities include data collection and administrative tasks, such as filing and data entry. Data collection tasks involve enrolling study participants, obtaining health history information via direct interview, and collecting and transporting biologic specimens, such as blood and tissue. The Research Assistant will also provide administrative support to help meet various regulatory requirements, such as maintaining and filing regulatory forms.
The position requires strong computer, written, organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills and a high school diploma. Any knowledge of or experience with clinical or social science research, health care, or customer service is preferred. Previous experience using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) and/or databases desirable.
Requires strong computer, written, organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills and a high school diploma. Experience in health care or research is preferable. If an RA is to draw blood, then a Medical Assistant, Phlebotomist license is required; licensure may be completed after hire.