University of Rochester Center for Health + Technology
August 28, 2018
Rochester, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
4 Year Degree
We are seeking a motivated individual interested in joining a team that is transforming healthcare and clinical research through novel applications of technology. We are looking for a self-starter with clinical research experience who possesses a familiarity with videoconferencing technology, a basic understanding of database design, and excellent organizational and inter-personal skills. Successful applicants will demonstrate a diverse skill set, adaptability, and an aptitude for independent and team endeavors alike.
Position responsibilities include:
Assist with development of research protocols, databases, and materials
Manage regulatory aspects of clinical research
Coordinate recruitment and retention efforts and schedule research visits
Conduct research visits in single and multi-center research studies of individuals with Parkinson disease, Huntington disease, and other chronic neurological conditions
Collect and analyze data
Assist with preparation of abstracts, posters, and manuscripts
Position benefits include:
Opportunity to work with patients in clinical settings
Quickly become a published author in leading peer-reviewed journals
Present abstracts at research conferences
Work closely with experts in Parkinson disease care and research
Hone skills in research design and execution
Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred. Longitudinal commitment (>2 years) preferred. Immediate start preferred. The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About University of Rochester Center for Health + Technology
Mission: Do the Unprecedented
Vision: Enable anyone, anywhere to receive care, participate in research, and benefit from the resulting advances.
Impact: Over the past generation, CHeT has re-shaped the conduct of clinical research and advanced knowledge to improve health for thousands, if not millions, of individuals. What began as a coordination and data center that served a single clinical trial has evolved to an international, multifaceted research and operations center that has redefined how academic institutions can conduct rigorous clinical investigation on a global scale. CHeT is leading the field in evaluating how to harness the tools and technologies of the early 21st century to extend the reach and impact of research and clinical care.
Collaborators/Partners: CHeT collaborators and partners span the globe and include leading academic institutions, industry innovators in pharma, technology and devices, nonprofit foundations, advocacy groups, and the federal government. Collaborators include Johns Hopkins University, Radboud University (Netherlands), Pfizer, Teva, IBM, mc10, Apple, Michael J. Fox Foundation, West Health Institute, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, and the National Institutes of Health.