The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Short-Term Casual to fill a part time temporary position in the Division of Infectious Diseases. Columbia University Medical Centerâ€™s Department of Pediatrics is a world leader in providing care for children. Our mission areas include Healthcare, Education and Research. We offer care for our patients in over 25 specialty areas as well as individualized care for complex cases. Our Residency, Fellowship and Graduate programs are among the best in the Nation. Our Clinical, Translational and Basic Science research features collaborations across specialties and stretches from the bench to bedside. We also have several active Clinical trials available to our patients. This position will support a project lead by Dr. Lawrence Stanberry that is in the process of assessing 20 French hospitals in Africa. The incumbent will report to PI, and other faculty who lead the project.
Participate in weekly Pan-African Neonatal Care Assessment Survey (PANCAS) team meetings, Mondays, 4-5PM via Zoom
In collaboration with Administrative Coordinator and French speaking faculty, schedule and conduct the survey and virtual site tour with 20 hospitals
With study team participate in translation, transcription and analysis of qualitative data
Accountable for consistent follow-ups with African collaborators to ensure project video calls are scheduled and conducted
If IRB is required for a hospital, in collaboration with PANCAS team will assist with the IRB process and submission
Alert study team of any challenges related to timely project progress
Any other related duties as assigned
High School Graduate or Equivalency required.
Bachelorâ€™s degree or equivalent in education and experience
Fluent in French, preferably with public health and medical terminology experience
Must have a smartphone with WhatsApp audio and video capabilities
Must have a computer and access to internet and Zoom
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 514658
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