MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Assistant II - Part-time (no benefits) - Palliative Care & Rehab Med Research in Houston, Texas

Title: Research Assistant II

MISSION STATEMENT The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

SUMMARY

Provide technical and coordination skills in carrying out various research projects.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

Coordination of Research Projects Assist research staff and physicians with clinical and symptom assessment research. Ensures completion of , randomization, data collection, and data entry. Abstracts and code information from medical records and research charts in order to enter into research databases, according to institutional and federal regulations and compliance requirements.

Data Management Performs basic data entry if laboratory and clinical data for subjects participating on departmental clinical trials. Assists with data collections and review. Records and validates data obtained in accordance to the project.

Data Analysis Prepares tables and graphs, including simple data analysis. Prepares manuscripts, and reports.

Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS

Education: Bachelor's degree with major course works in one of the basic sciences.

Preferred Education: Master's Level Degree in Public Health

Experience: Two years of experience in scientific or experimental research work. No experience required with preferred degree.

Preferred Experience: Experience with literature reviews, epidemiology & database creation

Onsite Presence: Is Required