Patricia Zheng, Professor

Closed (1) Levering mobile application to track outcomes after injections for back pain

Applications for Fall 2018 are now closed for this project.

Looking for an opportunity to participate in a medical study? Have mobile app design skills? We are looking for a motivated student to help us study how a mobile phone app can help us better track outcomes after spine injections for low back pain. This is a funded project that is anticipated to last 1-2 years, yielding in a publication.

- Help in designing and optimizing mobile app
- Assist in study design and implementation
- Participate in the data analysis (with the help of research assistant and hired statistician)
- Participate in drafting a paper for submission to a peer reviewed journal

Qualifications: REQUIRED: Student must have prior experience with designing mobile phone apps. Please list your prior experiences and if possible, send a link to prior works. All class level/majors welcomed to apply.

Weekly Hours: to be negotiated

Off-Campus Research Site: Most of the work will be done remotely. However, the investigators will be located at UCSF Orthopedic Institute: 1500 Owens St, San Francisco, CA 94158