Part-time, Non-Traditional Data Volunteer, Pediatrics

March 4, 2020

Position Description
NYU Children's Health and Environment Study (NYU CHES) is a pregnancy cohort by NYU School of Medicine (NYUSoM). The study is based upon a decade-long history of successful observational and interventional studies that recruit pregnant women at NYUSoM affiliates. Beginning in the first trimester of pregnancy, NYU CHES has recruited and enrolled over 2000 women from diverse populations served by NYU Tisch, Bellevue, and NYU Brooklyn. NYU CHES postnatal is the pediatric follow up phase. The organization is seeking an intern to help us assist in the recruitment and follow up process. This internship opportunity may fulfill a practicum requirement.

Responsibilities include

  • Attending orientation and other necessary trainings 
  • Performing data entry and assisting in data management 
  • Working closely with the data management team to identify, design and build appropriate data sets
  • Administering questionnaires to study participants, including those with limited English proficiency 
  • Assisting staff during study visits with enrolled parents and their babies 
  • Performing data entry and assisting in data analysis

Position requirements

  • Must be a student pursuing their MA, MPH, MS and/or MD
  • Proficiency in SAS, Python and/or R, a plus
  • Coursework or work experience involving programming and statistics, a plus

Time Commitment
Part-time, 3 months up to one year with approximately 10-15 hours per week. 

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to [email protected] [email protected]