Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Senior Clinical Research Assistant Job

Job Number: RIH17576

Job Title: Sr Clinical Research Assistant

Department: 1 PEDI DENNERY HCC - 7511005

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree in Applied or Life Sciences or related area, including courses in research methodologies and microcomputer systems.
Under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator(s) and Clinical Research Coordinator, assist in acquisition and analysis of patient information for multiple clinical research projects. Interviews patients to gather information, prepares and maintains study record, enters data via computer, performs statistical analyses of resultant data. Participates in qualitative/quantitative analyses of resultant data. Reviews relevant literature to gather information; may participate in development of research protocols. May perform EKG’s and take vital signs during research-based monitoring tests. May also perform blood spinning and shipment of blood and tissue samples as required by protocol.