Classified Title: Research Program Assistant Working Title: Research Program Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CB Starting Salary Range: $12.19 - $16.77 commensurate with experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 830-5 Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 33-MD:Johns Hopkins Bayview Department name: 10003304-SOM Psy Bay Learning and Health Center Personnel area: School of Medicine
Provide classroom, outreach, laboratory and assistance in an outgoing research study at the Center for Learning and Health
Assist in conducting randomized controlled clinical trials to evaluate behavior interventions to promote health in low income adults.
Work with low-income adults who histories of drug addiction and/or HIV infection.
Administer incentive programs to promote drug abstinence and medication adherence.
Collect (observed) and test urine samples for drugs of abuse.
Assist in entering data.
Schedule visits for study participants.
Assist in recruiting new participants.
Conduct intake and outcome assessments.
Assist with monitoring patients' progress and attendance, updating patients' graphs, and help facilitate computer-based typing, keypad, data entry, and other training programs.
Attend weekly meetings with Director, faculty and research program manager to report on recruitment rates, patient progress and performance in the trial, and other key trial data.
High school Diploma/GED required. Some college courses preferred.
Excellent communication and organizational skills are essential. Ability to work with diverse populations.
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