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Requisition Number: PRN16513BFLSA Code: NonexemptPatient Sensitive Job Code?YesStandard Hours per Week: 40Full Time or Part Time?: Full TimeShift: DayWork Schedule Summary Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm with a 1 hour lunch. VP Area: U of U Health - AcademicsDepartment: 00931 - Ob/Gyn Research NetworkLocation: CampusCity: Salt Lake City, UTPay Rate Range: 12.02 to 17.00Open Until Filled: YesJob Summary The Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Network has an opening for a Spanish-speaking Research Assistant/Analyst. This individual will provide support for research projects ranging from internal chart reviews to large, federally funded studies. Work closely with our investigators, study coordinators, clinic and research teams to carry out protocols in various areas of women's and newborn's health. Responsibilities Learn study protocols Carry out study eligibility screening of patients in a clinical setting Recruit and consent eligible patients Explain the study protocol and inclusion criteria to physicians, patients, and health care providers in person and by phone Collect and process biospecimens and clinical measurements from study participants (phlebotomy training or refresher will be provided as needed) Collect and record required data on paper and/or in electronic form Complete medical chart reviews Work with research teams and clinicians to meet enrollment goals and study deadlines Assist in maintaining stocks of supplies Attend team and study meetings Work with confidential health information and complete the necessary trainings to do so Other duties as needed Work Environment and Level of Frequency that may be required Nearly Continuously: Office environment. Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking. Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking. Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in a Social or Behavioral Science, Liberal Arts, or a field related to the area of research, or equivalency; one year of experience in research and analytical techniques; demonstrated statistical and quantitative analysis experience; and demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills required. Preferences Successful candidates will be fluent in Spanish; independent self-starters; willing to learn study interview, research and assessment techniques; have excellent communication and organizational skills; work well with a team and be comfortable with computer databases. The ideal candidate will have: Prior experience interacting with patients in a clinical setting Experience with phlebotomy Experience with biospecimen collection and processing A background in nursing, science, or a related field Familiarity with clinical research and study protocols Type: Benefited StaffAdditional Information The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran's status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans' preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), email: University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems ("URS"). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University's Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

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Company: University Of Utah

• Location: Salt Lake City

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