Northwell Health Research Assistant - Dept. of Psychiatry in Glen Oaks, New York

Req Number 001DSQ

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

As a Research Assistant you will participate collaboratively in research projects focused on the intersection of medical education and patient safety and quality improvement and performance assessment. May be a coauthor on publications and/or presentations.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs research and/or development work under the guidance of an Investigator.

  • Follows and adheres to experimental protocols in a proficient and meticulous manner.

  • May provide guidance in research techniques to other lab personnel.

  • Learns new experimental procedures as necessary.

  • Responsible for the collection of data which will involve speaking to doctors and patients

  • Performs a variety of tasks, including but not limited to, completing correspondence, database maintenance, maintaining records, charts, etc.

  • Participates in laboratory meetings and journal clubs as appropriate.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree, required. Master's Degree preferred

  • Interest and past experience in Quality Improvement and Psychiatry

  • Database management experience preferred

  • Ability to communicate effectively.