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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Research Data Associate.
In this role, the successful Research Data Associate will support ongoing pregnancy, birth and postnatal data collection in GenerationNYC 2035* to understand early life environmental impacts on child health and development and by providing support in both pre- and post-natal research activities.
Obtain informed consent from study participants and carefully follow study protocols and scripts. Communicate with research participants, including but not limited to: scheduling, confirming, and rescheduling appointments. Collect biospecimen samples from research participants and safely transport the samples to the lab.
Obtain diet clinical data including: body measurements, DXA scans, and blood pressure measurements. Administer additional study assessments like diet/physical activity questionnaires, chart abstraction, cord blood and delivery/postnatal EHR Extraction as well as anthropometric measurements
Complete all necessary paperwork and data documentation, including but not limited to data collection, and documentation of specimen delivery and participant incentives. Perform data entry and database management activities. Support the study including but not limited to: creating electronic study forms, cleaning data, and generating reports to be used for participant scheduling and follow-up
Ensure adequate stocking of supplies and report needs to supervisor.
Maintain a positive and accommodating relationship with study team and participants. Evening and weekend hours and some travel required. Other duties and projects as assigned
To qualify you must have a Associates degree plus one year related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Computer literate with good interpersonal, writing and verbal communication skills.
Bachelors degree plus 1-3 years of related experience in a health care, research, or educational environment.
Strong interpersonal and communications skills, including written and verbal skills.
Ability to prioritize work, operate under tight deadlines, and meet deadlines.
Excellent organizational skills, accuracy and attention to detail; ability to operate independently and with good judgment.
Proficiency with various software packages, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access etc.,
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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