The Depression Clinical and Research Program is part of the Outpatient Psychiatry Division of the Massachusetts General Hospital. The Program is investigating the efficacy and safety of treatments for Major Depressive Disorder while seeking to learn more about the causes and course of this disease. If you would like to read more about our program, please visit our website at www.depressionmgh.org.
Research Coordinators are responsible for managing and coordinating the clinical studies as members of the research team. This involves screening patients for study eligibility, data entry and analysis, manuscript preparation, and clinical laboratory work such as phlebotomy and EKG administration. Research Coordinators will work closely with the physicians and psychologists on staff in managing patient care throughout the studies.
Applications are being accepted for the position. Qualified applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, strong writing and organizational skills. Psychology, sociology, and premed majors are encouraged to apply, but all are welcome. Prior research or clinical experience is strongly recommended.
This position will provide invaluable experience for anyone interested in pursuing graduate study in the fields of psychology, public health, or medicine.
We request a resume and cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and the strengths you would bring to the position. Start date: June 2018. Please send materials to Esther Howe at firstname.lastname@example.org.