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Bradley Hospital

1011 Veterans Memorial Pkwy East Providence, Providence County 02915 USA

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Research Questions?

Brave Study Team:

Jenna Sung: 401-432- 1473

Aishvarya Arora: 401-432- 1468

Impact Study Team

Rebecca Mirhashem: 401-432-1637

Briana Paulo: 401-432-1469

Elena Schiavone: 401-432-1635

Maddi Gervasio: 401-432-1636

Clinical Services Questions?

Bradley Outpatient Services:

T: (401)-432-1119

Intensive Outpatient Program

T: (401) 432-1516

Full Time Clinical Research Assistant Opportunity

We are looking for two full-time clinical research assistants for several projects concerning obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and anxiety disorders in children and adolescents. Current research projects at PARC are focused on effective therapist behaviors and dissemination of exposure treatment for pediatric OCD and anxiety, as well as treatment outcome research in an intensive program for children and adolescents with OCD and anxiety. Administrative duties include scheduling study participants, tracking progress of the studies, data entry and analysis, collaboration with community partners, and preparing submissions to the Human Subjects Protection Committee and Office of Research Administration. Aiding in study recruitment and developing innovative recruitment strategies is an important role of the research assistant. Clinical responsibilities may include screening research participants, administering ratings scales, behavioral coding of exposure treatment sessions, and administering diagnostic interviews to study participants. Participation in multidisciplinary discussions regarding research design and implementation is expected.  Mentorship from psychologists and opportunities to assist in writing scientific articles for publication and grant submissions are provided.  A strong academic record is essential and past research experience is desirable. Frequent travel to research sites in Rhode Island and Massachusetts is required for at least one position and may be included in both positions. Flex work schedules would be considered given significant travel to the Greater Boston area.


  • A bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in psychology, human biology, neuroscience, or related fields

  • Excellent computer and communication (verbal and written) skills

  • Past experience of hands-on involvement in a research project

  • A career interest in clinical psychology or in psychiatry

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft applications

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • The ability to work well with children and parents

  • A willingness to tackle complex tasks in an independent manner

  • A strong sense of responsibility towards work

This position would begin in May/June of 2019, and would require a two-year commitment contingent upon grant funding and performance.  To apply, please send a cover letter, resume/CV, and two written recommendations (sent directly by your recommenders) to Jenna Sung no later than March 15, 2019.  We prefer to receive applications via email, but if you or your recommenders would prefer to send us written correspondence, please use the address provided below.  We will review applications as they are received and contact applicants to extend interview invitations. 

Please send cover letter, resume/CV, and two letters of recommendation by March 15, 2019 to:


Jenna Sung

Clinical Research Assistant, 401-432-1473

Summer Clinical Research Internship Opportunity

The Pediatric Anxiety Research Center (PARC) at Bradley Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University is looking for an undergraduate clinical research intern.


Responsibilities may include data entry, consenting participants, screening therapy tapes, running neuropsychological tasks, and assisting with various research and administrative tasks as they arise.  For motivated students, opportunities to participate in multidisciplinary discussions of clinical cases seen at PARC and to receive individual career mentorship from PARC faculty are also available.


Past clinical research interns have received independent study credit during their time here, and we are happy to provide any feedback or documentation necessary for eligible students.


To apply, please send a cover letter and resume/CV to Aishvarya Arora at We will review applications as they are received. 

Bradley Hospital

1011 Veterans Memorial Pkwy

East Providence, Providence County

02915 USA