About Value Analytics Labs
Value Analytics Labs is a fast-growing US-based healthcare data analytics/consulting group with expertise in healthcare modeling, simulation, data/decision science, machine learning, and econometric modeling. We are known for developing innovative, scientific, and rigorous customized solutions in the healthcare industry.
We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Research Intern to join our team and contribute to our systematic literature review projects. This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in research methodologies, protocol development, and data synthesis while working in a collaborative and supportive environment.
At Value Analytics Labs, we value equity, collegiality, inclusion, diversity, and dignity for all. We strive for excellence and recognize that our differences make us stronger.
We are looking for driven, intellectually curious and creative team members. This is a unique opportunity to be a key contributor in an exciting field. There will be opportunities to publish work in scientific journals and make presentations at scientific meetings.
Protocol Development: Collaborate with senior researchers to develop clear and comprehensive review protocols, outlining the research questions, inclusion criteria, and search strategy.
Conducting Systematic Searches: Utilize various databases and search engines to perform systematic searches, employing effective search strategies to identify relevant studies.
Screening: Independently assess the eligibility of studies based on predefined inclusion and exclusion criteria, ensuring the selection of high-quality and relevant literature.
Critical Appraisal: Evaluate the quality and credibility of selected studies using appropriate appraisal tools, identifying strengths and weaknesses in study designs and methodologies.
Data Extraction and Synthesis: Extract pertinent data from selected studies, synthesizing findings to provide meaningful insights.
Writing and Publishing: Contribute to the development of comprehensive review reports. Collaborate with team members to interpret results, draw conclusions, and create well-structured written summaries. Contribute to the preparation of manuscripts for publication.
– Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or Master’s program in public health, pharmacy, medicine, molecular genetics, epidemiology, biostatistics, or a related field.
– Strong interest in evidence synthesis and research methodologies.
– Good written and verbal communication skills.
– Detail-oriented and able to maintain a high level of accuracy in work.
– Familiarity using databases for literature searches.
– Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
– Prior experience with Endnote or other citation managers is advantageous, but not mandatory.
– Prior experience in systematic literature reviews is advantageous but not mandatory.
– Gain practical experience in conducting systematic literature reviews.
– Work closely with experienced researchers and experts in the field.
– Develop skills in protocol development, critical appraisal, and data synthesis.
– Opportunity to contribute to research publications.
– Extendable internship duration, based on performance and mutual agreement.
BUDOTEK Teknopark, Umraniye, Istanbul
How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please click Apply Now button below. Applications will be accepted until December 31, 2023 but the position will be filled on a rolling basis. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.