Intern/Aide

Baylor College of Medicine

Texas Medical Center, TX

ID: 7252826 (Ref.No. 19685-en_US)
Posted: June 6, 2024

Job Description

Summary

The Dan L Duncan Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) provides a learning environment at Baylor College of Medicine that integrates data from diverse domains including the electronic medical record, geospatial and social information and next generation technologies to support research, development and implementation of new approaches to patient care. The ICTR is currently seeking a Student Intern/Aide to assist with data management and statistics support.

Job Duties

  • Learn how to use statistical software packages to evaluate evidence that genetic factors are influencing risk for tumor development
  • Learn about statistical methods
  • Develop skills in use of R and Linux computing environment
  • Learn about the impact of genetic factors on families with high risk for cancer development.
  • Learn about use of Linux

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled in high school or be a high school graduate (or equivalent secondary education) or enrolled in an institution of higher education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of computing methods with limited experience.
  • Some knowledge of high school biology.
  • Training through geometry in mathematical methods.

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.