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Research Associate I, Kaiser Addiction Medicine Recovery Services clinic - 8 month Duration

Kaiser Permanente
Oakland, CA 94612
This position is for about an 8 month Duration. Position ends in August. 

Coordinates small scale project(s) e.g., less than one year, under 100k annually. Works under general supervision. Final review required for each phase of assignment.

Essential Functions:
- Coordinates recruitment of participants and develops information packets for the participants. Monitors and tracks participant progress throughout the project and provides follow-up as needed. Assists with development of research instruments. Trains research assistants.
- Edits and manipulates data; performs data manipulation to produce progress reports including basic statistical analyses. Maintains project records&reports. Reviews literature relating to research project. May conduct detailed, complex in-person or telephone interviews. May be responsible for data quality assurance. May coordinate small scale research projects.
- Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in public health, health care administration, epidemiology or other related field preferred, OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field preferred.

We are seeking an organized, detailed-oriented individual for recruiting and interviewing patients in Kaiser Addiction Medicine Recovery Services clinic in Walnut Creek for a digital health research study.

The study will explore the utility and feasibility of using passive mobile sensing devices to predict treatment retention and medication adherence.

Research Associate (RA) will recruit patients, schedule appointments, conduct baseline and follow up assessments, issue and track digital equipment (smartphone and smartwatch), and train participants how to use digital equipment. 

RA will ensure compliance with digital data collection during the 12-week study period, and be responsible for utilizing several electronic data management systems for tracking recruitment, collecting study data, and issuing participant incentives.  

- Master-s degree is strongly preferred.


Posted: 2019-12-04 Expires: 2020-01-03

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Research Associate I, Kaiser Addiction Medicine Recovery Services clinic - 8 month Duration

Kaiser Permanente
Oakland, CA 94612

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