Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume)
High School Diploma (foreign equivalent or higher). Experience in a community outreach setting. Experience with PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis).
Bachelor's Degree (foreign equivalent or higher). Experience linking people to prevention of HIV. Experience working with diverse populations. Experience with social media outreach. Bilingual in English/Spanish.
Brief Description of Duties:
The PrEP Educator will conduct community outreach to raise awareness about PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) and program services.
Conduct Community outreach to raise awareness about PrEP and availability of program services.
Educate potential clients about PrEP, encourage their participation in the program and assist with eligibility screening.
Provide psychosocial support and adherence counseling for clients receiving PrEP treatment.
Follow up with patients to ensure that they are regularly attending primary medical care appointments.
Keep written and computerized records of all work performed and prepare monthly activity reports to measure progress towards accomplishment of program goals.
Perform additional services at the request of the Division Chief.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. **W eekend work may be required at times.
Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools -- Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Renaissance School of Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare -- as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
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Official Job Title: Research Technician I
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Pediatric Infectious Disease-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Part-time Shift: Variable Shift Hours: Hours will vary between 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pass Days: Variable
Posting Start Date: Oct 3, 2019
Posting End Date: Oct 18, 2019, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: $18.00 per hour
Salary Grade: N4
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1903455
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.