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UT Health Research Interviewer - Int Med - Medical Genetics - Part Time/15 hours/week in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Research Interviewer - Int Med - Medical Genetics - Part Time/15 hours/week

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas


McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 1900016A

Position Summary:

Coordinates and conducts patient interviews and follow-up on various research projects.

Internal Medicine - Medical Genetics

Part Time/15 hours/week


Location: TMC

Position Key Accountabilities:

  1. Conducts field studies, identifies/contacts study participants and invites them to participate in research projects.

  2. Prepares interview schedules and conducts participant interviews; maintains contact with program participants.

  3. Collects and processes blood specimens and/or coordinates for someone to take specimens from study subjects; keeps track of patient and specimen identifications.

  4. Provides data collection and administrative support in carrying out various research projects.

  5. Communicates study participants’ questions and/or concerns to the Principle Investigator.

  6. Coordinates and trains others to interview study participants.

  7. Other duties as assigned.

Excellent communication skills, verbal and written. Detail oriented. Organizational skills. Strong work ethic.


Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.

Phlebotomy Experience.

Knowledge of MS Office applications.

Minimum Education:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Minimum Experience:

Two years of related experience.

Physical Requirements:

Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.

This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.

Security Sensitive:

This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215

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