Research Assistant _Paediatrics (Part-Time Contract)

National University Hospital Date Posted: 7-Sep-2017

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Job Nature:
Permanent, Contract
Position Level:
Experienced
Qualification:
Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Job Description :


To manage a public health, grant-funded research study of 2,000 research participants and to coordinate neurodevelopmental assessments for infants and young children


The Challenges

Primary Responsibilities and Duties
‒ Collection of neurodevelopmental assessment data from potentially 2,000 babies and children
‒ Scoring of infant developmental screener and arranging visits with the clinical team and the families
‒ To amend DSRB when needed, to report adverse events, and to correspond with DSRB requests when necessary
‒ To maintain subject confidentiality and proper filing/documentation
‒ To run descriptive statistics on the data and ensure timely updates with PIs and RO


• Secondary Responsibilities and Duties
- To assist with preparation of reports and presentation materials 
Job Requirements:


The Requirements

• Bachelor Degree in Nursing AND Master in Public Health degree in his or her last year of practicum
• Has worked in clinical and hospital settings with infants and parents, strong interest in psychology and neurocognitive outcomes of children 
• Proficient in basic statistics and SPSS, word processing and spreadsheet software 


Interested applicants are invited to email a detailed resume stating your current and expected salary to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]


Please indicate in the subject title as: "Applying for position of Research Assistant (Part-Time Contract), Paediatrics"


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Job Description :


To manage a public health, grant-funded research study of 2,000 research participants and to coordinate neurodevelopmental assessments for infants and young children


The Challenges

Primary Responsibilities and Duties
‒ Collection of neurodevelopmental assessment data from potentially 2,000 babies and children
‒ Scoring of infant developmental screener and arranging visits with the clinical team and the families
‒ To amend DSRB when needed, to report adverse events, and to correspond with DSRB requests when necessary
‒ To maintain subject confidentiality and proper filing/documentation
‒ To run descriptive statistics on the data and ensure timely updates with PIs and RO


• Secondary Responsibilities and Duties
- To assist with preparation of reports and presentation materials 
Job Requirements:


The Requirements

• Bachelor Degree in Nursing AND Master in Public Health degree in his or her last year of practicum
• Has worked in clinical and hospital settings with infants and parents, strong interest in psychology and neurocognitive outcomes of children 
• Proficient in basic statistics and SPSS, word processing and spreadsheet software 


Interested applicants are invited to email a detailed resume stating your current and expected salary to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]


Please indicate in the subject title as: "Applying for position of Research Assistant (Part-Time Contract), Paediatrics"


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Company Overview

National University Hospital
The NUH is a tertiary hospital and major referral centre for a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and dental specialties including Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics, Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery. The Hospital also provides organ transplant programmes for adults (in kidney, liver and pancreas) and is the only public hospital in Singapore to offer a paediatric kidney and liver transpl…