At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Division of Developmental Medicine and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
Exciting opportunity to work with a large research and clinical division at Boston Children's Hospital: the Division of Developmental Medicine working towards improving the lives of children with a range of developmental and behavioral needs. The Clinical Research Assistant I will work closely with clinical investigators in the Division of Developmental Medicine on a large, prospective study to better understand the functional outcomes of young children with autism spectrum disorder. This is a unique position working with clinical investigators to conduct exciting research related to autism spectrum disorders at a premier children's hospital.
This Clinical Research Assistant I will be responsible for:
Assisting with recruitment, screening, consenting, and selection of patients
Conducting data collection activities including record abstraction of source documents and completion of case report forms as well as preparing analytical reports regarding results of studies
Providing support for regulatory submissions including IRB applications
Supporting study investigators in various study procedures, maintaining study documents and participant files
Assisting in creation of necessary study databases and completing data entry
Providing assistance with compilation of study progress reports and publications
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree in an appropriately related discipline, preferably in a Life, Health, or Social Sciences field. Clinical research experience preferred.
Exceptional organizational skills and multi-tasking abilities, with good attention to detail.
The ability to take initiative and work with minimal direct supervision.
A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and SAS desirable.
Well-developed communication skills in order to provide critical information to participants and study team members, effectively deal with conflicting views or issues, and the ability to mediate fair solutions.
Capacity to commit to at least 2 years for this role, with potential to extend the time if it is mutually agreeable in the future.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off).
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.