Nurse - Gates EED Study

Careers
Division
Nutrition
Project / Title
Gates EED Study
Contact Person
Lincy Thomas
Contact No
+91-80-49467010 / 49467011
Job Details

Post: Nurse

Qualification: BSc / MSc Nursing / GNM

No. of Vacancies: One

Location: Bangalore

Application Due Date: 27th May, 2017

Salary: Rs. 22,000/pm

Brief Description about the Project:

To assess the effect of environmental enteric dysfunction, a condition characterized by impaired gut function leading to poor nutrient absorption, in children (1.5 to 2 years) on

  1. Protein digestibility by giving labeled mung bean
  2. Amino acid metabolism, specifically tryptophan
  3. Protein synthesis

Core Responsibilities:

  • To perform venipuncture and draw blood in subjects
  • To perform cannulation in subjects
  • Assist in administration of screening and experimental protocols at the field site and clinical research centre in the Division of Nutrition

Specific Activities:

  • To perform venipuncture and draw blood in subjects
  • To perform cannulation in subjects
  • Assist in administration of screening and experimental protocols at the field site and clinical research centre in the Division of Nutrition

Key Skills:

  • To perform venipuncture in children 1.5 - 2 years of age
  • Assist pediatricians in managing pediatric emergencies, if any should arise during the course of project

To Apply: E-mail cover letter, CV and the names & contact details of referees to nirupama.s@sjri.res.in and cc to hr@sjri.res.in

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