Part-time, Paid, Intern, Emergency Medicine

September 6, 2021

Mon., July 26

Columbia University Irving Medical Center 

Position Description
The CUIMC Emergency Medicine Research Intern (RI) Program is seeking interns to join their educational program.

Responsibilities include:

  • Attending study-related training sessions and workshops held by supervising clinical research coordinators (CRCs)
  • Obtaining and retaining study-related information that allows RIs to accurately screen, pre-consent and enroll potentially eligible patients with supervising CRC
  • Educating patients on the benefits and risks of participating in clinical research
  • Collaborating and communicating with research and clinical staff
  • Ensuring that compliance, patient confidentiality, and ethical obligations are met
  • Interacting with principal investigators (PIs) and other departments by attending program-exclusive lectures, health fairs, training, workshops, etc.
  • Observing patient care with clinical staff while on shift in Pediatric ER or Adult ER

Position Requirements 
Must be a Columbia post-baccalaureate and/or pre-health student

Time Commitment
Part-time, one to two 5 hour shifts per week and one overnight shift per semester with a one-year commitment.