Full-time, Paid, Clinical Research Assistant, Rheumatology

March 12, 2021

Date: Fri., Jan. 29

Position Description
Dr. Lisa Mandl with the Hospital for Special Surgery is seeking a clinical research assistant to work on studies involving arthritis and total joint replacements. The successful applicant must be available for at least a full 12 months but preferred a 24 month commitment.  

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Administering questionnaires to patients in person, by mail, and by phone
  • Acting as a resource for patients regarding study consent forms 
  • Sending out letters to patients inviting them to participate in studies 
  • Acting as a liaison between physicians, physician's office staff and study participants 
  • Coordinating patient visits with physician schedules 
  • Being a contact person for patients to call regarding questions about study protocols 
  • Calling patients between visits to ensure compliance and answer any questions 
  • Setting up electronic databases and creating electronic data collection forms
  • Performing data entry 
  • Organizing and maintaining all paperwork related to the study 
  • Assisting in grant submission 

Time Commitment
Full-time starting in May or June 2021, with 12-24 month commitment

$40K per year

To apply, please email your resume, an unofficial transcript, and a cover letter to Robyn Lipschultz.