Clinical Research Assistant (Traumatic Brain Injury Studies)

Clearance Level
None
Category
SCA
Location
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington

REQ#: RQ49590

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT's Military Health Solutions is hiring a Clinical Research Assistant to support the Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) located at Joint Base Lewis McChord Intrepid Spirit Center in Washington.

As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.

Learn More About DVBIC HERE

The Research Assistant is responsible for assisting with the performance of clinical investigation projects in a clinical setting, including recruitment of potential study subjects, collection and organization of data, scheduling patients for follow up appointments.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Screens consents and/or schedules potential research participants for testing or evaluation. Facilitates follow-up assessment reminders and scheduling.
  • Performs data entry for clinical investigation projects and maintains databases.
  • Assists in the preparation of technical reports, summaries, and protocols.
  • Maintains study related documents and supplies in the investigator’s office; secures, organizes and documents as required following all federal/ state regulations.
  • Creates, collects, disseminates, maintains appropriate files of study data, and assists with review and completion of study manuals and and SOPs.
  • Extracts data from patient medical records; transcribes and resolves data queries in case report forms (hard-copy or electronic); prepares documents, under direction of project leaders; reports statistical analyses and descriptive data from patient's study books to be used in research/clinical investigations/studies reports.
  • Maintains awareness and compliance of research regulatory issues.
  • Communicates regularly with study team, under direction of project leaders.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Human Subjects training required.

Required Experience:

  • 2 + years’ experience in research/clinical investigations studies required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite is required (Word, Excel, Access)
  • Must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.
  • US Citizen with the ability to pass a T3 security investigation.

Preferred Experience:

  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care, preferred.
  • Familiarity with SPSS or similar type of software, preferred.

Attributes for Success:

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.