Boston University School of Medicine
Full-time position, 2 year commitment
Seeking talented individuals to serve as Clinical Research Assistants for the Boston University (BU) Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center at the National Coordinating Center for the DIAGNOSE CTE Research Project!
The DIAGNOSE CTE Research Project is an NIH-funded, 7-year, multi-center, multidisciplinary, longitudinal clinical research study of CTE. The primary goals of the project are to: develop methods of diagnosing the neurodegenerative disease, CTE, during life, refine and validate diagnostic criteria for the clinical diagnosis of CTE, and investigate genetic and head impact exposure risk factors for CTE.
This is an excellent opportunity for individuals planning to apply to medical school or graduate school in neuropsychology, public health, or neuroscience. Team members will have exposure to a wide range of study procedures and there is potential for authorship on publications.