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Research Associate

Job Summary

Public Health Detailing is educational outreach to primary care providers to help increase evidence-based practices and improve community & patient outcomes. These programs have existed in other states for over two decades, but this is Utah’s first program of this kind. Become part of the team to help us expand our reach through the state and improve healthcare for our community. This program is part of the Utah AIDS Education Training Center (AETC) within the school of medicine at the University of Utah and funding is provided by the Utah Department of Health (UDOH).

We are seeking a Research Assistant to join our team who is pursuing a degree in public health, health administration, health education or a related field who is also interested in HIV Prevention, Treatment, and Care.


  • Be in good standing within your academic program.
  • Computer literate with programs such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Redcap.
  • Have an affinity to learn about this new program and attend webinars that will aide in training.
  • Must have great interpersonal skills, strong communication skills, be detail oriented, and work well independently.
  • Be available to complete (at least) a 270-hour internship — hours are flexible but expected to work weekly.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with HIV and/or infectious diseases
  • Program planning, implementation, and evaluation
  • Knowledge of monitoring and evaluation techniques
  • Experience with survey design

This position is considered Category IIA: Not required on campus and has the ability to telework remotely for the duration of the University of Utah’s response to COVID-19. An employee hired into this role will be responsible for providing space, telephone, printing, networking and/or internet capabilities at the telecommute location and agree to the terms of the University of Utah campus and Health Academics COVID-19 Telecommuting Agreement.

Contact: Kelsey Genovesse PA-C

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Last Updated: 4/21/22