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The Center for Pharmacy Innovation and Outcomes (CPIO) has a team dedicated to investigating gaps in medication use within the real-world setting and deploying, evaluating and generalizing team-based approaches to care. As a Research Assistant, you will be charged with supporting the conduct of research studies, research projects and related administrative tasks, under supervision.
Assists in day-to-day project activities such as maintaining study documentation, attending and documenting study meetings, etc.
Conducts data entry and manages computer databases used for data collection.
Conducts literature searches and fact-finding research to support project development.
Assists with data collection and data analysis.
Assists with the development and maintenance of study documents.
Develops a working knowledge of study protocols.
Prepares and maintains regulatory documents according to governmental regulations and sponsor requirements.
Assists with subject visits including obtaining vital signs, performing clinical tests, collecting clinical samples, and data collection.
Performs recruitment tasks including database searches, patient recruitment calls, recruitment letters, and informed consent discussions.
Navigates, performs data searches, and schedules appointments.
Assists with grant submissions and grant funding opportunities and participating in pre-award grant process, as applicable.
In addition to the duties and responsibilities outlined above, a successful candidate will demonstrate problem-solving skills and a propensity to try new tasks and develop new skills. Specifically, the Research Assistant will work with team members on projects (funded and unfunded) that require the candidate to develop their own skills and work through problems independently and with the team. Computer programming and analytic training is not a prerequisite, however, candidates should be able to demonstrate sufficient computer skills and a desire to learn, grow. and problem solve using typical and select computer software.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Bachelor's Degree-Related Field of Study (Required), - (Preferred)
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
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programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.