Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation's premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students,193 Ph.D.students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.
Einstein's major strength,in addition to training physicians and scientists,is its science.During fiscal year 2015,the faculty's consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of morethan $1SO million in peer reviewed grants from the National Institutesof Health (NIH).
Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses,including 8 hospitals,a multi-county ambulatory network,a new state-of-the art"hospital without beds", a skilled nursing facility, school ofnursing,home health agency,and the state's first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein's clinical faculty and training Einstein's medical students, over 1,300 residents,420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.
The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.Einstein seeks candidates whose skills,and personal and professionalexperience,have prepared them to contribute to our commitment todiversity and excellence,and the communities we serve.
The Study Coordinator will support a National Institute on Aging (NIA) study: Multicultural Healthy Diet to Reduce Cognitive Decline & Alzheimer’s Disease Risk (MHD). MHD is a randomized clinical trial that is designed to test the impact of an anti-inflammatory dietary pattern on reducing risks for cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s Disease. This is a state-of–the-art study that uses ambulatory measures of cognitive and diet assessment along with objective measures such as biomarkers in a Bronx cohort of middle-aged and older residents.
The Study Coordinator-Recruitment will be responsible for performing the day-to-day activities related to recruitment on site at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Duties include:
Experience and Education
Skills and Competencies