Research Assistant - OCD
Butler Hospital - Behavioral Health Job ID: 09232-xx152-001
Butler Hospital 345 Blackstone Blvd Providence ,RI 02906
40 per week/ 80 ppp
Butler Hospitals' Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Research Team is seeking a fast learning and highly organized person to serve as a research assistant within our OCD Program. The RA will primarily work on a study examining neuroimaging changes after transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) for adults with OCD. The RA will be responsible for assisting in the recruitment of study participants and acquisition and analysis of patient information, including clinical interviews. In addition, the RA will be responsible for scheduling participants for MRI scans and for TMS sessions, as well as in assisting in TMS administration. Preparing and maintaining the statistical analysis fro study data are frequently performed tasks. The RA also provides administrative support, such as maintaining IRB documents and assisting with the IRB submission procedures.
Bachelor's degree required. Clinical or Technical research experience, including data collection and entry into a computer database system required. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel and Word. Prior experience with neuromodulation and/or neuroimaging preferred. Excellent verbal communication skills are essential as duties involve interacting with research participants. Strong organization and writing skills.