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Research Assistant- Emergency Medicine at Boston Medical Center

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description:

The junior level Research Assistant provides general administrative support.
May assist in providing outreach informationand/or assist in the continued enrollment for a research project.Other duties may include: Identifies and enrolls study participants, assistsmanager in carrying out daily duties, performs data entry, and interviews participants and/orfamilies using research survey questionnaires.

Associate's degree (or equivalent combination of formal education and experience, for example 2 years of college or 2 years of relevant work experience) is required. Bachelor's degree in a field related to the research highly preferred.
Experience in public health research and, case management, family advocacy, or community organizing preferred.
Bilingual or multi-lingual skills (beyond that of English) appropriate to the patient population served, are a plus.
Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of social, racial and ethnic populations.
Ability to problem solve and think under pressure.
Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) and web browsers. Experience with data analysis tools a plus.
Ability to uphold participant confidentiality is a must.