Research Coordinator I - Health Promotion - Pediatrics - Nutrition (90002446)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7096440 (Ref:10820-en_US)

Posted: March 24, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


An hourly Research Coordinator position for grant-funded study to assist in facilitating and delivering the program: “Papás Saludables, Niños Saludables”. The position includes assisting the Principal Investigator, Project Manager and Two primary facilitators in the recruiting and delivering of an obesity prevention program for Hispanic fathers and their children. The position requires skills in communicating and recruiting, as well as delivering physical activity and nutrition education programming for men and children in Spanish and English. There may be opportunity to work on other funded studies in the future. Bilingual in Spanish and English is required.

Job Duties

  • Attend and pass BCM certified training on HIPAA and human subject research.
  • Assist in the preparation and delivery of the program Papas Saludables Niños Saludables.
  • Assist with recruiting, Hispanic families in English or Spanish to participate in “Papás Saludables, Niños Saludables” study. Includes attending community meetings and events for study recruitment; and networking and collaborating with organizations in the community for recruitment purposes.
  • Attend training and pass certification to deliver the “Papás Saludables, Niños Saludables” program.
  • Provide project manager and principal investigator with reports on study progress, data forms, and intervention implementation.
  • Attend project staff meetings.
  • Assist with administrative duties of research study such as audit preparation, assisting in preparing the study reports, monetary disbursements, and organizing participant files.
  • Adhere to Behavioral Nutrition Group and study guidelines, policies, and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  •  Three years of relevant experience.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7096440 (Ref:10820-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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