Oncology Research Intern

  • Park Nicollet
  • Saint Louis Park, MN, USA
  • Jan 21, 2021
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Description

Position Summary

Participate in the day-to-day implementation and operation of research studies, conducted by the specific business unit. Research may take place on live humans or specimens. Responsible for recruitment, eligibility screening, enrollment, scheduling, data collection, reports, patient interviews, securing consent, survey collection, reimbursement, summarizing data, etc. Tasks will also have administrative duties as assigned: data entry, data cleaning, generation of reports, attend meetings, take notes at meetings. Write or assist in the process of writing papers which are ready for submission to multiple review committees. Create visual presentation materials and present the info to a variety of audiences. Requires ability to multi-task and produce results for the supporting department. Ultimate goal for the research intern is to learn from the studies they participate in, gain experience which will help them build their knowledge-base for future education or career goals. Will take work direction from a variety of internal staff. H.S. Diploma or equivalent required. College student, (under graduate, graduate program, medical student). No previous research experience is required but some is desired. Demonstrates knowledge of age-related growth and development principles necessary to provide appropriate service and assure safety of patients. Candidates will need to show evidence of the following: • technical, scientific and numerical skills; • a methodical and imaginative approach to work; • tenacity and patience; • the ability to work well in teams and to network and forge links with collaborators. • excellent communication skills (both written and oral) and the ability to build effective relationships with staff and colleagues; • the ability to motivate others; • numeracy; • an eye for detail; • the ability to multi-task and think on your feet; • good organizational, IT and administrative skills

 

Additional Information

Description of Position:

Participate in the day-to-day implementation and operation of research studies, conducted by the specific business unit. Clinical trials may take place on live humans or specimens.

Responsible for administrative duties as assigned: data entry, data cleaning, generation of reports, attend meetings, take notes at meetings and perform investigational drug and lab kit deliveries to consortium sites as needed. Create visual presentation materials, website postings and maintenance of social media presence for MMCORC.

Tasks will may also include responsible for eligibility screening, data collection, reports, patient interviews, securing survey collection, and summarizing data, etc.

Requires ability to multi-task and produce results for the supporting department. Ultimate goal for the research intern is to learn from the studies we participate in, gain experience which will help them build their knowledge-base for future education or career goals. Will take work direction from a variety of internal staff.

H.S. Diploma or equivalent required. College student, (under graduate, graduate program, medical student). No previous research experience is required but some is desired. Demonstrates knowledge of age-related growth and development principles necessary to provide appropriate service and assure safety of patients.

Candidates will need to show evidence of the following: • technical, scientific and numerical skills; • a methodical and imaginative approach to work; • tenacity and patience; • the ability to work well in teams and to network and forge links with collaborators. • excellent communication skills (both written and oral) and the ability to build effective relationships with staff and colleagues; • the ability to motivate others; • numeracy; • an eye for detail; • the ability to multi-task and think on your feet; • good organizational, IT and administrative skills

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

 

The Organization

At Park Nicollet you're part of something bigger. We're a member of the HealthPartners organization, an award-winning integrated health care system comprised of several organizations. HealthPartners includes a team of 21,000 people dedicated to making a difference for our members, patients and the community. Whether you want to work in direct patient care, or support those who do, you will find a vast variety of job opportunities. Here, your contributions help to improve lives and impact health care for the better. If you want to make a difference, we want you on our team.

 

Park Nicollet Mission, Vision and Values

Mission: Our mission is to improve health and well-being in partnership with our members, patients and community.

Vision: Health as it could be, affordability as it must be, through relationships built on trust.

 

Values:

Excellence We strive for the best results and always look for ways to improve.
Compassion We care and show empathy and respect for each person.
Partnership We are strongest when we work together and with those we serve.
Integrity We are open and honest, and we keep our commitments.

 

What makes us unique?

At Park Nicollet, we never forget why we're here. Your health and well-being is our top priority and is at the forefront of everything we do. We believe outstanding health care is delivered when we merge the science and intellect of medicine with the compassion, spirit and humanity of our hearts. We refer to this as "Head + Heart, Together," and it exists to inspire constant improvement and lasting success. We achieve this by partnering with patients and families in everything from care decisions to service and facility design. As we work together as a unified team, we engage patients, families and the community, and put them at the center of everything we do.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School