Research Assistant in Washington, DC at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.

Date Posted: 2/28/2021

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Job Description

Position Summary:

To participate in assigned clinical research projects and activities with primary functions devoted to data collection, informed consent, and data review in an emergency department setting. Position start date is ongoing and the number of hours of work each week will range from 1 to 24 hours.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: 

  • Provide daily research support for the assigned research projects and related activities, including informed consent, enrollment, data collection, data entry, management, and review.
  • Assist in developing research study procedures and policies.
  • Conduct computerized and on-line research as needed to support the research project.
  • Extract clinical information from subjects’ medical records after receiving training.
  • Supervise undergraduate students who will be involved in clinical research activities.
  • Attend mandatory educational curriculum and supervisory meetings as scheduled.



  • Candidates must be currently enrolled or graduated from college or graduate school in good academic standing.  Undergraduate students, pre-health students, post-baccalaureate students are encouraged to apply.


  • Prior experience in quantitative and qualitative research preferred but not required, including patient interaction, thematic coding of qualitative data, survey design, administration, and quantitative analysis