Research Coordinator I - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7122125 (Ref:14500-en_US)

Posted: January 26, 2023

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Scoliosis at Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) in collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is looking for a current med student or recent grad to fill our research coordinator position. This is an opportunity to work side-by-side with TCH paediatric orthopaedic surgeons, physicians and researchers. This position will expand your knowledge and exposure to the field of paediatric orthopaedics and become involved in high-quality clinical and/or basic science research

Job Duties

  • Participate in research activities which may include: subject recruitment, confirmation of subject eligibility, informed consent process, completion of case report forms, data clarification, IRB preparations and medical record abstraction.
  • Assist physicians/APPs/staff with preparing manuscripts, making presentation slides and posters, conducting literature reviews, updating study databases, and taking photographs in a clinical and operative setting.
  • Manuscript preparation may include: writing, referencing, editing, basic medical illustrating, statistical analysis, creating tables and charts, and preparing submissions for publication.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree; preferred either in med school or recent graduate
  • Interest in paediatric orthopaedics with vision/goal to become orthopedic surgeon
  • Computer literacy in a MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and ACCESS plus internet use
  • Ability to work independently with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and meet timelines in a dynamic workplace environmen
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational and verbal and written communication skills, as interaction all levels of staff and research subjects is required
  • Research experience or demonstration of research interest 



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7122125 (Ref:14500-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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