NYU School of Medicine MOTIVATE Research Lab
The MOTIVATE Research Lab, led by Dr. Melanie Jay, is seeking a student, interested in pursuing a career in healthcare and obesity-related research, to serve as a research intern to assist with a trial focusing on obesity prevention. This announcement is for the FIReWoRk (Financial Incentives for Weight Reduction) study, which is testing different models of financial incentives for weight loss in low-income neighborhoods.
Conducting literature searches
Recruiting patients/subjects by phone and/or mail
Performing study visits, piloting materials in primary care
Performing data analysis
Piloting materials in primary care
Preparing abstracts and manuscripts
Performing administrative duties
Part-time (10 hours a week), with a minimum commitment of one year.
To apply, please e-mail your resume or CV, cover letter, and two references to Victoria Sweat with "MOTIVATE Research Internship Opportunity" in the subject line.
Keywords: part-time, research assistant, volunteer, Weight Management