Children's Hospital Boston Part-Time Clinical Research Assistant I in Boston, Massachusetts

48170BRTitle:Part-Time Clinical Research Assistant IDepartment:Medicine-Developmental MedicineAutoReqId:48170BRStatus:Part Time Standard Hours per Week:8 Job Posting Description: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.

This Clinical Research Assistant I will be responsible for:

  • Collecting questionnaire data at four timepoints from the parents of children with ADHD who participate in a four session psychoeducational support group, “ADHD Bootcamp”.

  • Entering data into a central web-based system shared by three participating centers.

  • Observing the support group in process (schedule dependent).

  • Assisting with recruitment, data analysis, and preparation of manuscripts.

To qualify, you must have:

  • The knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree.

  • Must be detail oriented and self-motivated

  • Have the ability to travel to our campuses at 300 Longwood Avenue in Boston and 9 Hope Avenue in Waltham.

  • Familiar with PC, Mac, and Excel; and enthusiastic for clinical research.

  • Knowledge of REDCap is desirable but not necessary. (Training on this data collection system will be provided as part of the position).

  • Ability to commit to 8 hours per week for at least a 10 month period with the possibility of continuing through the entire duration of the study if mutually decided upon by the applicant and principal investigator.

The Division of Developmental Medicine, located in the Longwood Medical Area, is currently looking for a part-time (8 hours per week) advanced undergraduate/Master’s Level clinical research assistant to work on a multisite study of parent guidance for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This position is ideal for anyone considering medical school, graduate school in Clinical Psychology or a future in clinical research.

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, cell phone plan discounts 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.Office/Site Location:Boston