We are seeking Spanish/English bilingual/bicultural research assistant/project manager for a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded project in the area of early childhood development and developmental disabilities. The project specifically addresses the role of the Women, Infants and Children Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (WIC) in identifying children at risk for developmental conditions. The project manager will be responsible for scheduling and organizing recruitment and trainings, distribution and collection of study forms, supervision of data entry, data cleaning, and basic data preparation and analysis. The project manager will also be the study\u2019s primary translator for Spanish language materials and will conduct Spanish language qualitative interviews.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm