Research Assistant, Clinical-BioInformatics
Women & Infants - Pediatrics Job ID: 09401-x1337-001
THIS IS A GRANT POSITION The Clinical Research Assistant is responsible for assisting in the acquisition and analysis of patient information for multiple clinical research projects. Assists in the recruitment of study participants and interviews patients to gather information. Prepares and maintains study records, enters data into databases, and performs statistical analysis for study data. Participates in qualitative/quantitative analysis of resultant data. Assists in the processing specimens as necessary and as directed by supervisor. Reviews relevant literature to gather information and may participate in the development of research protocols. Maintains files, procedures, verification, and validation routines.
Bachelor's degree required; Masters preferred in biological sciences, bioinformatics or computational biology. Some knowledge of bioinformatics or computational biology and familiarity with BioInformatics resources (NCBI) genomics databases, and related tools and file formats are preferred.