Cancer Center Jobs

Healthy Eating Education Learning (HEAL) Interventionists

Wilmot Cancer Institute, UR Medicine

October 30, 2023
The University of Rochester Cancer Center National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program Research Base (URCC NCORP RB) is looking for health professionals to serve as independent contractors (Healthy Eating Education Learning (HEAL) interventionists) for a Phase III clinical trial aimed at improving insomnia in adult cancer patients.

This position is to supplement the needs of our NCORP affiliate sites and will be on an as-needed basis.

Interventionists will deliver behavioral interventions 1-on-1 virtually with adult cancer patients. The intervention sessions are weekly for 6 weeks (two 1-hour video call sessions and four 15-minute phone calls).

The HEAL intervention provides suggested diet changes to improve sleep and includes education on nutrition related to changes during cancer.

Qualified HEAL interventionists must have:

·       a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a health-related field or equivalent experience

Qualified candidates will be interviewed.

Study-specific intervention training will be provided.

If hired, candidates will need to provide personal liability insurance information.

Interventionists are compensated $500 per study participant for the completion of the 6-week intervention.

Interested candidates, please send resumes or inquiries to [email protected]