Job Title: Data Management Research Assistant, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Description: The Orthopaedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research (OrACORe) and the Policy and Innovation eValuation in Orthopaedic Treatments (PIVOT) Center are seeking a full-time Data Management Research Assistant to join our team!
As part of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, our research staff are exposed to the unparalleled experience of working and learning at a premier teaching hospital in the Longwood Medical Area of Boston. In this position, you will have the opportunity to learn about orthopaedic disease states through meaningful contributions to clinical studies and computer modeling simulations. You will also have access to one-on-one mentorship with our Principal Investigators and opportunities for shadowing across diverse patient settings and potentially contributing to publications.
For young scientists interested in pursuing a career in research or medicine, a position at OrACORe and PIVOT is one-of-a-kind!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following activities:
Qualifications: This position requires a Bachelor’s degree with strong academic performance and a demonstrated background in research or quantitative skills. We are seeking a good natured and high-spirited team player who gets along well with others from diverse intellectual and social backgrounds. A strong quantitative background and good communication skills (both written and oral) are important and some prior research experience is desired. No knowledge of orthopedics or arthritis is necessary; we will provide necessary teaching. We value flexibility, initiative, and independence as well as interest in medicine, epidemiology, health policy, biostatistics, economics, and/or computer programming. Individuals from groups historically underrepresented in research and medicine are strongly encouraged to apply.