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Boston University | Boston, MA
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Job Description

The Study Assistant will take on an administrative role fielding emails and phone calls from families of potential brain donors and will coordinate requests for medical records. The candidate will interact with the public, including those who would like to learn more about the Center and with outside researchers requesting study data.

The Study Assistant will exhibit leadership. The candidate will interact and coordinate between the clinical and pathology teams in the CTE Center, both at BU and at the VA.

The Study Assistant will coordinate and facilitate incoming brain donation cases. This person will interact with families, pathologists and others involved in brain donation.

The Study Assistant will set schedules for conferences and will ensure that deadlines are met and study benchmarks are met. This is both to meet the goals of the studies and to bring timely results to families of brain donors.

The Study Assistant should have experience working on multiple studies and be able to see that the guidelines and standards of the Center's protocols are upheld.

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree in Communications or Health Sciences required. Science background preferred. MBA/MBA student preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

About Boston University

TrainingTrack is a new venture from Boston University that provides IT and management development training products and services nationally. Led by a senior management team that was instrumental in making Boston University's Corporate Education Center New England's leading IT training and project management provider, TrainingTrack is developing an exclusive network of regional training organizations and academic institutions that offer the proven IT and project management curricula from Boston University. In addition to award winning programs, affiliates gain access to marketing, recruitment and career changer support services developed at Boston University. TrainingTrack affiliates can act as resellers of Boston University delivered programs under their own brand or they may choose to deliver training using "Boston University Official Curriculum" courseware, and TrainingTrack's program and marketing support. Affiliates will also have the opportunity to distribute their own in-demand, quality programs through the TrainingTrack network. The training world is in the midst of rapid and dramatic change, creating new challenges for many organizations.