TRAINEE AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Preventive Medicine Data Management Intern/Trainee - Ongoing

Opportunity Number:
7
Lab/Department:
Preventive Medicine Laboratory
Details:
The Department of Preventive Medicine at Pennington Biomedical Research Center is offering a non-paid trainee opportunity available to an undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate college student with an interest in data management and analysis.

This trainee experience will provide exposure to clinical research trials. Trainee will assist with data management from ongoing and previously completed studies by performing data quality checks of study charts, run validation programs and listing to identify missing and incomplete or invalid data, and some date entry and filing. The Trainee will interact and collaborate with other projects and specialty team members to support the maintenance and closure of a project and to ensure consistent and cohesive data handling. Must be detail oriented, organized, reliable, and have willingness to learn and teach. Trainee will gain diverse experience and exposure to clinical studies, protocols, and implementation. Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel are preferred. Trainee may earn up to 3-6 hours of curriculum credit; student enrollment requirements apply.
Preferred Majors:
Computer Science, ISDS, Health promotion, data management, biostatistics, computer programming, public administration, pre-med or related majors
Areas of Interest:
Data management, statistics, web/program development
Course Credit:
Yes
Paid Position:
No
To Apply:
Please download the General Interest Application (GIA) form, save to your desktop, complete the form and email it, along with your résumé and cover letter, to pmtrainees@pbrc.edu; each application will be reviewed with the intent to find a mentor/lab to match your training interests.  Applicants will be notified of match/non-match status.
LSU/PBRC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER