Junior Research Fellow – ICMR TOPS Study

Job Details

Post: Junior Research Fellow

Qualification: Masters in Life Sciences or Social Work

No. of Vacancies: Two

Language: English and Kannada

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Experience: Experience in clinical field is preferable. However, freshers will also be considered in exceptional circumstances

Application Due Date: 25th August, 2018

Salary: Rs. 32,500/- pm (including HRA)

Brief Description about the Project:

  • This study compares the efficacy between two types of telephone based interventions: telephone contacts versus telephone based psychosocial interventions in those who have attempted suicide. Outcome measures include reduction in attempts and suicidal ideation.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Patient evaluation
  • Patient care
  • Assessment of patient care

Key Skills:

  • Very good ability to engage with individuals in distress and their caregivers
  • Ability to develop rapport
  • Ability to connect with individuals and follow-up
  • Also required are excellent data management skills

Specific Activities:

  • Interviewing patients
  • Counselling patients and caregivers
  • Following up patients and caregivers on phone
  • Evaluating patients
  • Maintaining database
  • Maintaining records
  • Travel to visit patients

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

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