Subject: Brain Assessment Research Lab Internship
We seek energetic, well-organized, detail-oriented, responsible individuals
to work as unpaid interns on a longitudinal clinical research project. This
work is conducted at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and Fort
Belvoir Community Hospital. The research project, directed by Dr. Connie
Duncan, involves assessment of brain structure and function in injured
Members with mild traumatic brain injury. Patients are followed over time to
evaluate clinical outcome, with an emphasis on post-traumatic stress disorder
(PTSD). Brain indices include event-related brain potentials, neuroimaging,
neurocognitive performance. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to,
scheduling subjects, escorting patients to appointments, data entry, data
checking, and occasional administrative tasks such as photocopying, test and
interview folder assembling, and general cleaning of lab equipment.
Candidates with an excellent academic record, previous research experience
and/or experience with Microsoft Excel and data entry are highly desirable.
Demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented environment is essential.
This position is ideal for someone who seeks experience in clinical research.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, and we request a commitment
of at least 8-10 hours/week during the school year and 10-15 hours/week
during the summer months.
Event Location: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Contact Person: Dr. Margeaux Auslander
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