CARRA is now accepting applications for up to two CARRA Registry Intern positions. The CARRA Registry Internship will require 25% effort for one year. The internship may be eligible for a one year renewal, depending on availability of funds and/or intern productivity. This opportunity is supported through funds received via our partnership with the Arthritis Foundation.
The CARRA Registry supports data collection on patients with pediatric-onset rheumatic diseases. This internship is designed to immerse the applicant in the operational, leadership and scientific aspects of CARRA’s multicenter observational registry which will be used to answer pressing questions about pediatric rheumatic diseases, including drug safety. This is a unique opportunity for the intern to interact intensively with the CARRA Registry leadership team; to learn skills and gain knowledge that will enrich subsequent pediatric rheumatology research and practice.
The CARRA Registry Intern will:
Applicants must be current CARRA members, have completed a pediatric rheumatology fellowship and be employed as a pediatric rheumatologist in the United States or Canada. Fellows graduating by June 30, 2019 and Early Investigators are encouraged to apply.
The CARRA Registry and Research Oversight Committee (RROC) will review all applications and interview the top candidates. All applicants will be notified of the outcome of the selection process no later than February 28, 2019.
This is a one-year internship that follows the academic cycle (begins July 1, 2019 and ends June 30, 2020). The internship may be eligible for a one year renewal, depending on availability of funds and/or productivity. Interns who wish to renew for a second year (July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021) must submit a renewal request accompanied by a progress report by February 1, 2020.
The chosen intern(s) will receive 25% salary support plus associated fringe and 8% indirects for one year. Percent effort for a second year will be determined during the renewal process. Maximum salary is capped at $200,000.
Applications must be received by December 13, 2018 and consist of the following materials as individual PDF documents:
Application materials must be submitted online here no later than December 13, 2018.
Contact CARRA’s Director of Research Operations, Miranda Wenzlaff ([email protected] or 414.918.3121), with questions.