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School of Medicine:

Established in 1930, Duke University School of Medicine is the youngest of the nation’s top medical schools. Ranked tenth among its peers, the School takes pride in being an inclusive community of outstanding learners, investigators, clinicians, and staff where traditional barriers are low, interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced, and great ideas accelerate translation of fundamental scientific discoveries to improve humanhealth locally and around the globe.

Comprised of 2,400 faculty physicians and researchers, the Duke University School of Medicine along with the Duke University School of Nursing and Duke University Health System create Duke Health. Duke Health is a world-class health care network. Founded in 1998 to provide efficient, responsive care, the health system offers a full network of health services and encompasses Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, Duke Primary Care, Private Diagnostic Clinic, Duke Home and Hospice, Duke Health and Wellness, and multiple affiliations.


Work PerformedParticipate in stroke research projects designed to understand the disease progression, increase, maintain or restore function, minimize or prevent disability, and new drug or device (e.g., rehabilitation technology, neuromodulation, etc.) to boost patient functional outcomes. Schedule, consent, and screen participants per guidelines from PI collect, prepare, and process specimens Assist with documentation of visit and assist with follow-up visits Prepare documents as requested from PI Manage files and logs according to study guidelines
Work with physician and clinical scientist(s) in developing individual therapy for various research projects. Participate in the ongoing evaluation of behavioral research intervention delivery and adherence. Complex assessments and evaluations. Enter study data as requested Conduct complex assessments in the context of a research study. Follow evaluation protocols by conducting tasks such as clinical interviews. Document evaluations according to protocol and studys Standard Operating Procedures. Participate in research conferences, consultations and educational programs designed to increase knowledge in stroke research and rehabilitation. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Minimum Qualifications


Work requires one of the following: 1. Completion of a Bachelor's degree 2. Completion of an Associate's degree plus a minimum of two years experience related to behavioral interventions or complex evaluations (e.g., social work, counseling, public health, training, dietetics)

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.




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Posted: 1/9/2021
Application Due: 4/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time