Position opened until filled
The Institute for Behavioral and Community Health (IBACH: http://www.ibachsd.org) bridges communities and science to conduct meaningful and relevant public health research that leads to positive health outcomes and sustainable health programs. We are funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other federal, state, and local funding agencies, to design studies whose ultimate goal is to promote health and reduce health disparities.
The COVID Prevention Research Program is a community-academic partnership between SDSU’s School of Public Health and Family Health Centers of San Diego. This study will test the immediate, mid-term and long-term efficacy of a tailored intervention to prevent household and community spread of COVID-19 among Latinos. FHCSD patients who are recently diagnosed with COVID-19 will be recruited into the study, along with members of their household.
The Research Assistant III will be part of the program’s core measurement staff. Under the general supervision of Program Manager and Data & Evaluation Manager, the Research Assistant III will be trained to conduct all study measures using standardized protocols and to collect survey data from index patients. The research assistant II will be responsible for conducting data quality checks and assisting with the management of data collection processes, adhere to detailed research protocols and procedures, and help support the development of data collection protocols and intervention-related research.
Intervention and Research Activities – 90%
Other Duties and Responsibilities as Assigned – 10%
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