Junior Research Fellow – Gates Calcium Study

Job Details

Post: Junior Research Fellow

Qualification: B.Sc. / M.Sc. Nutrition / Life Sciences

No. of Vacancies: Three

Languages: English and Kannada

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Experience: 0 - 1 year

Application Due Date: 12th January, 2019

Salary: As per the project requirement

Brief Description about the Project:

  • Calcium intervention trial during pregnancy. The pregnant women attending BBMP hospitals will receive 2 different dosages of calcium supplement. They will be followed up during pregnancy for outcome measures such as preeclampsia and preterm.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Recruitment of pregnant women, data collection and follow up during pregnancy and of the infant post-delivery
  • Channelizing the study protocol with social workers and other team members for completion of various study milestones
  • Reporting day-to-day activities to the study co-ordinator

Key Skills:

  • Basic personnel rapport maintaining skills
  • Record maintenance and home visits
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Willing to learn newer techniques

Specific Activities:

  • At Hospital OPD - recruitment of subjects, data collection and follow up
  • Channelizing with the social worker and lab technician, home visits for supplement distribution, compliance monitoring
  • Data entry

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

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