Dean Chou, Professor

Closed (1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Remote Research Assistant

Applications for fall 2021 are now closed for this project.

Assistant will remotely call patients to collect data, assist with data collection and entry, and regularly attend Zoom research meetings.


1. Communicate with patients within the inclusion criteria of the study projects to collect patient reported outcomes over the phone.
2. Consent patients to contribute to trials under supervision of the clinical research coordinators until acceptable level is achieved, then they can accomplish independently (not for Fall 2020).
3. Train and enter data into the electronic data capture systems for research projects.
4. Participate in bi-weekly Zoom research meetings with the attendings, fellows, residents, and research staff.
5. With experience, students may participate in writing abstracts, papers, and textbook chapters.

Day-to-day supervisor for this project: Vivian Le, Staff Researcher

Weekly Hours: 9-11 hrs

Off-Campus Research Site: UCSF Spine Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave, Room A-311
San Francisco, CA 94143