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Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2020
JOB TITLE: Research Assistant – Decision Making Research
DEADLINE: Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
LOCATION: Baylor College of Medicine Center for Medical and Health Policy
Houston, US-TX, United States
CONTACT: Oprah Garrett
TELEPHONE: 7137986608
The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a full-time Research Assistant. The individual hired will be responsible for providing ongoing support for a 1-year project to support the implementation of a patient decision aid ( at 8 partnering clinical sites across the U.S., as well as develop and implement new COVID-19 decision-making and risk-mitigation materials for advanced heart failure patients. This project is an extension of “Dissemination and Implementation of a Patient-Centered Decision Aid for Ventricular Assist Device Placement” Primary duties and responsibilities: • Manage day-to-day project activities, including managing project files and organizing project activities, and meetings. • Provide overall project management and coordinate with co-investigators, collaborators, and staff to move project forward • Organize project meetings, including developing agendas and running the meetings • Develop relationships with clinical coordinators at partner sites and help troubleshoot implementation issues. • Oversee data collection from partner sites, ensure the quality of data, and identify and address issues around data collection as they arise. • Coordinate the development of supplemental COVID-related materials (FAQs and “nudges” for risk-mitigation) • Assist in development and delivery of a COVID-19 Decision-Making Training Webinar to each site. • Prepare progress reports for key stakeholders and sponsors. • Maintain and update project website. • Prepare and assist with preparation of papers and presentations for dissemination of findings. • Other duties as assigned. Qualifications: • Required: Bachelor’s with experience relating to position duties. • Preferred: Master’s Degree in a related field preferred. • Interest in cardiology, communication, implementation studies, or patient engagement preferred. • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail for data tracking and reporting is essential. • Demonstrated analytical and written communication skills, including proficiency in scientific writing • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills • Capable of multi-tasking effectively, prioritizing complex deliverables, and working independently and collaboratively to meet deadlines • Candidate should be extremely dependable and detail-oriented with strong organizational skills Those interested in this position should submit a cover letter and resume. You can apply online at: For more information about Baylor College of Medicine and the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, visit our website at or contact us at Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer

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