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Clinical Research Assistant Job

Job Number: RIH17645

Job Title: Clinical Research Assistant

Department: EM Research - 7471015

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Completion of a Bachelor of Science Degree in the scientific field of the research being conducted.

Requires a working knowledge of statistics, computer programming and research methodology.

Requires a professional level of knowledge of the scientific field germane to the research being conducted.


Three to six months related experience.

Under supervision and following established policies and procedures, conducts experiments using in vivo/or in vitro techniques. Performs minor surgery on animals. Operates monitoring equipment; collects and analyzes data using statistical methodology. Reviews literature in the field for informational purposes or to gather data.