Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant Job

Job Number: TMH17656

Job Title: Research Assistant

Department: 2BEHA SALMOIRAGO HCC - 7891003

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Previous experience in clinical research required; schedule flexibility needed to accommodate participants’ visits and supervising sessions
This is a temporary position that will last 6-7 months.
•Recruitment procedures (e.g., advertising, making and posting flyers, mailings)
•Tracking procedures (i.e., tracking of recruitment, retention and intervention sessions completion)
•Conducting telephone screening to establish participant eligibility, acquainting potential participants to the study protocol and demands, and conducting informed consent procedures
•Randomization of study participants
•Coordinating sessions scheduling for MT and AT intervention
•Overseeing and assisting participants in the completion of study assessments, including electronic study surveys via RedCap system; cognitive assessments; accelerometers fitting; conducting remaining assessments (6 min walking tests, blood pressure and physical measurements)
•Participating at weekly staff meetings