Part-Time Associate Research Coordinator

  • New York, NY

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NYU School of Medicine is one of the nation's top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health, the School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. For more information, go to med.nyu.edu, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Associate Research Coordinator.



The Alzheimers Disease Center (ADC) at the NYU Langone School of Medicine is one of 32 centers across the United States that are funded by the National Institute on Aging to provide a foundation for the integration of clinical and research activities in Alzheimer's disease, related dementia-causing diseases, and healthy cognitive aging. Under the supervision of the CCN/ADC Research Program Manager, the ADC Research Coordinator works with the faculty and staff of the Clinical Core, Outreach, Recruitment and Education (ORE) and Psychosocial Cores of the ADC to meet identified goals related to recruitment, community events, and psychosocial assessments, with a particular focus on the African American Community.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordination: Schedule and coordinate all facets of the ADC ORE Cores activities that involve educational and community outreach services; serve as the primary liaison with partnering community agencies that provide community based programs for persons impacted by AD.
  • Recruitment: identify and recruit older adults into the ADCs longitudinal study, with an emphasis on recruiting individuals from traditionally underserved groups
  • Events: provide education on Alzheimers Disease and related disorders to older adults within the community through on-site educational presentations and community seminars; administer memory screenings in the community. Assist the CCN Program Manager in organizing events with Senior Centers, churches, NORCs, etc. May assist in special events planning.
  • Research: provide psychosocial research assessments to ADC participants and/or their caregivers; ensure that assessments are carried out in accordance with the protocol, HIPPA and NYULMC IRB guidelines; demonstrate thorough knowledge of study rationale and procedures associated with the study. Interacts with patient/subject and families in a courteous and professional manner. Collaborates with various personnel that may be involved in assisting with specific aspects in the study. Initiates and continues regular contact with patients; encourages visit reminders and compliance to research; ensures contact with patients and their families is courteous, effective, professional and cooperative.
  • Ensures accrual data is recorded in the appropriate systems to maintain compliance with reporting to the NIA and NACC.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Bachelor's degree in life sciences, allied health or equivalent in a related discipline and 0-1 years experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Effective oral, written, communication, interpersonal skills. Must be able to work under the direction of supervision. Ability to operate research related equipment. Proficiency in using various Microsoft Office applications such as World, Excel, Access, Power Point and Outlook. Familiar with Internet applications. Ability to identify, analyze and solve problems. Time management skills and ability to work well under pressure.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelors degree in Social Work or related discipline highly preferred.
Bilingual Spanish/English is desirable.
Previous work experience as a community health representative preferred or working with older adults and with Alzheimers disease and related dementias is desirable.
Ability to Project/Program manage and to multi task while paying attention to detail.
Previous experience working with Electronic Database Capture systems/REDCap preferred.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

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Position Summary:
The Alzheimers Disease Center (ADC) at the NYU Langone School of Medicine is one of 32 centers across the United States that are funded by the National Institute on Aging to provide a foundation for the integration of clinical and research activities in Alzheimer's disease, related dementia-causing diseases, and healthy cognitive aging. Under the supervision of the CCN/ADC Research Program Manager, the ADC Research Coordinator works with the faculty and staff of the Clinical Core, Outreach, Recruitment and Education (ORE) and Psychosocial Cores of the ADC to meet identified goals related to recruitment, community events, and psychosocial assessments, with a particular focus on the African American Community.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in life sciences, allied health or equivalent in a related discipline and 0-1 years experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Effective oral, written, communication, interpersonal skills. Must be able to work under the direction of supervision. Ability to operate research related equipment. Proficiency in using various Microsoft Office applications such as World, Excel, Access, Power Point and Outlook. Familiar with Internet applications. Ability to identify, analyze and solve problems. Time management skills and ability to work well under pressure.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelors degree in Social Work or related discipline highly preferred.
Bilingual Spanish/English is desirable.
Previous work experience as a community health representative preferred or working with older adults and with Alzheimers disease and related dementias is desirable.
Ability to Project/Program manage and to multi task while paying attention to detail.
Previous experience working with Electronic Database Capture systems/REDCap preferred.




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