Research Associate
UT Health Science Center at Houston - Houston, TX

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"Where Creating the Best Hope for a Healthier Future Begins"

Plans, conducts, and directs a wide variety of experiments

Additional Summary Specific to Job

Candidate will assists Principle Investigator with study enrollment for the division of Medical Genetics. Asists with study enrollment, data management and data analysis for study entitled "Genetic Risks of Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease (HSC-MS-11-0185)." Prepares IRB documents and assists with answering IRB Committee questions, under the guidance of the PI, for final approval. Documents approval of IRB and contract(s).

Completes all study forms, study protocols, informed consent and other forms of documentation as needed. Abstracts clinical data from medical records into study database for analysis. Screens cases for study eligibility as directed by PI. Enrolls patients, after being identified by PI or participating doctor, and monitors progress according to the study regulations and protocols.

Organizational Requirements

Bachelor's degree in a related science with a minimum of three years related research experience, including experience in a lead research role. Considerable knowledge in basic and sophisticated equipment.

Departmental Requirements/Preferences

Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.