TRAINEE AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Preventive Medicine Clinical Assessment Intern/Trainee - FALL 2014

Opportunity Number:
8
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 clinical assessment experience.

Assessments may consist of procedures to screen potential participants and collection of baseline and follow up data, and data entry for clinical trials. Examples of procedures may include: body measures, questionnaires, physical activity tests, vital signs, etc. Trainee will learn about exercise interventions for clinical research trials; trainee will gain diverse exposure and experience to clinical studies, protocols and implementation.

Trainee may earn up to 3-6 hours of curriculum credit; student enrollment requirements apply.
Preferred Majors:
Kinesiology, Biological Sciences, Nutrition, Pre-Med, Health Promotion or related majors
Areas of Interest:
Exercise Physiology, Physical Therapy, Nutrition, Pre-Med
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