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Job Title Clinical Research
Company Summary All opportunities posted are ongoing.

The Research Participation Program for the Army Public Health Center (APHC) (Provisional) provides opportunities to participate in APHC (Prov) on-going applied research projects in the areas of environmental health engineering, entomological sciences, ionizing and nonionizing radiation, occupational and environmental health, industrial hygiene and worksite hazards, environmental sanitation and hygiene, and laboratory services worldwide.


BENEFITS OF PARTICIPATING IN THE ORISE PROGRAM

Selected Fellows/Researchers will have the opportunity to perform research on topics of interest to the U.S. Government and to interact with leading scientists performing research and/or advising at the sponsor. The extensive partnering relationships with universities and other government agencies will expose participants to a broad research community. Program participants will have the opportunity to meet government decision-makers and learn directly from them about the role of scientific research in addressing complex, real-world (i.e., operational) needs. Furthermore, fellows have the opportunity to learn how research products transition from the proof-of-concept stage to integrated production systems. Other benefits may include the following:
• Stipend Payments

• Health Insurance

• Inbound Relocation/Dislocation ( approved on a case-by-case basis)

• Training & Travel


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should have recently completed a degree within five years of the desired starting date in or related discipline, or will be able to complete of all requirements for the degree within six months of the starting date. Other applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. The program is open to all qualified U.S. citizens without regard to race, sex, religion, color, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, or status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran.


APPLICATION

Applications are accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis. Selections are made as openings occur throughout the year. A complete application includes: profile, two references, and transcripts for all degrees earned and/or currently attending.


GENERAL INFORMATION

The participants will be selected based on academic records, recommendations, applied research interests and compatibility of background with applied research programs and projects at the host Installation. The initial appointment is typically for one year and may be renewed for up to four additional years based upon recommendation of the host installation and subject to availability of funds. The participant will receive a monthly stipend which is determined based upon level of education, training, and experience. Inbound travel and moving expenses are reimbursed according to established policies and are granted on a case-by-case basis. Travel and other costs will also be reimbursed for training related to the project and approved by ORAU and the host installation. The participant must show proof of health and medical insurance. Health plans are available through the ORAU for Postgraduate Internship participants.
Location Fort Benning, GA
Country United States of America
Position Id APHC-3807113239
Job Description

One ORISE  research opportunity is available with the U.S. Army Public Health Center located at Fort Benning, GA.  This is a twelve month appoint and can be renewed up to five total years of participation.  APHC is seeking a candidate with Masters of Public Health, Masters of Science or equivalent who is familiar and has experience with clinical research.  U.S. Citizenship is required.  This opportunity includes, but is not limited to, the following:

Fort Benning, Georgia is the Maneuver Center of Excellence, the 75th Ranger Regiment and the 4th Airborne Ranger Training Brigade and this post trains over 67,000 Trainees in the US. Army. In addition, we are in the process of establishing a Heat Injury Center of Excellence. We have numerous research opportunities on Musculoskeletal Injury, Heat Injury, and Performance Optimization. The intern should be able to:

a) participate and assist with clinicians, family medicine residents and faculty to help build a clinical research division and research portfolio in a large military hospital setting at Martin Army Community Hospital, Fort Benning, GA;

b). Assist with coordinating and obtaining necessary and required documents needed for Institutional Review Boards, clinical trials and other research activities involving human subjects

c) Maintains effective communication and interaction with Principle Investigators, Clinical Site Managers, IRBs, regulatory personnel and others to ensure the development of the research program.

d) Assists in developing, creating and writing clinical protocols for submission to the Regional IRB. Participates in developing research project, assists in statistical design, statistical analysis and overall program analysis.

Number of Openings 1
Degree Specialization Masters of Public Health, Masters of Science or equivalent who is familiar and has experience with clinical research
Degree Required Master Degree Graduate

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