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Assist with subject recruitment in compliance with multiple research protocols. Recruit and screen potential research subjects as well as maintain contact with them for follow up assessments. Administer and score subject interviews, questionnaires and assessments. Process laboratory samples. Make subject payments. Monitor subject compliance to protocols. Enter subject data into established databases. Ensure data completion and perform subject data quality assurance checks. Maintain subject research files. Provide information to subjects regarding research protocols and procedures. Attend and maintain training requirements for both the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center
BA/BS or equivalent required and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Degree in Social Sciences preferred. Interviewing skills desirable. Attention to detail and accuracy in data collection required. Must be available for evenings and weekends. Position scheduled to end September 30, 2020.
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