Part-time, Unpaid, Research Associate Internship, Emergency Department

November 3, 2021

Wed., Sept. 22

The Emergency Department of Bellevue Hospital Center

Position Description
The Emergency Department of Bellevue Hospital Center is seeking a research associate for their Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment, Opioid Education, and Naloxone Distribution (SBIRT-OEND) study at Bellevue for Fall 2021–Spring 2022.

Responsibilities include:

  • Screening and interacting with patients using an approved script to identify those at risk
  • Assisting emergency department staff with patient care
  • Identifying risky substance use among patients and provide them with appropriate intervention
  • Assisting with all other responsibilities assigned

Position Requirements

  • Strong interest in healthcare (aspiring doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical psychologists and psychiatrists, and clinical social workers) as well as students who are uncertain about pursuing a career in healthcare
  • At least one year of undergraduate studies a plus
  • Research experience a plus

Time Commitment
Part-time. SBIRT-OEND research associates are expected to dedicate two four-hour-shifts per week (research associates can dedicate more shifts, if desired and available).

They will only consider and review complete application packages, which comprise the following:

  • The completed online application form
  • Your current CV
  • A recent professional photo an essay of 500 to 750 words in which you discuss why you are interested in joining the program, what you can contribute, and how participating will help you reach the career goals you listed on your application
  • Two letters of recommendation, each sent by the recommender and containing a physical or electronic signature

Please contact Mr. Anthony Orneta with any questions. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, all application materials are due as soon as possible. They do not have a deadline and all applications are considered on a rolling basis. Only complete applications will be reviewed.