Research Associate - NeuroImaging Radiology
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 1800023C
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, Dept. of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging, Section of Neuroradiology is seeking a candidate to provide research support for projects completed in the Advanced Imaging Research Institute (AIR) which includes writing IRBs, data analyzing, data de-identification, paper submissions, clinical research, writing research protocols and reviewing imaging studies of the brain under the supervision of the PI and/or other senior faculty.
Candidate will document study results and observations and develop abstracts and manuscript outcomes. Candidate will analyze data given and perform other duties as assigned by PI.
Department: Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging, Section of Neuroradiology
Location: Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas
Position Key Accountabilities:
Co-registers MRI imaging studies of the brain and provides measurement of venous structures within the brain and provides data to attending neuroradiologist.
Documents results of research protocols and provides information under the supervision of the PI or other requesting attendings.
Creates volumetric 3D images of brain lesions, writes abstract and manuscripts based on the findings and informs attending neuroradiologist.
Measures anatomical brain compartments
Assists in analyzing neuroimaging research data using specific software loaded within the radiology workstations. Assists attendings with the writing of IRB for clinical research.
Retrieves data from PACS and de-identifies information for research projects.
Considerable knowledge in basic and sophisticated equipment.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field with three (3) years of related research experience including experience in a lead research role; or
Master’s degree in a related field with one (1) year of related research experience including experience in a lead research role; or
Years of experience varies based on education level.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects. This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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