Mount Sinai Careers
ASSOCIATE RESEARCHER I/ COORDINATOR - RENAL
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The Mount Sinai Kidney Biorepository is an important research resource within the Division of Nephrology. Our goal is to build a repository of biological samples (kidney tissue, blood, and urine) from patients undergoing native kidney biopsies to be utilized in the many basic science and clinical research projects that are ongoing within the Division.
The position of Associate Researcher/ Coordinator will involve consenting both outpatient and inpatient kidney biopsy patients for study participation, collection of urine, blood, and biopsy tissue samples from patients, and processing of urine and blood samples for storage in dedicated Biorepository freezers. Additionally, the coordinator will use the electronic systems Freezerworks and Redcap for the organization and storage of biosamples and clinical information, respectively. There will also be an opportunity to participate in novel biomarker and genetic studies in chronic kidney disease.
- Bachelor’s or Master's degree in science or related field.
- 1-2 years of research experience preferred
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