Research Associate II (BEST)
Department of Pediatrics
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT CHICAGO (UIC)
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The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking to fill a Research Associate II position.
This position will support the BEhavioral Health Stratified Treatment (BEST) to Optimize Transition to Adulthood for Youth with IDD research and training study. This study is a PCORI-funded clinical trial to evaluate the comparable efficacy of standard care coordination vs. integrated behavioral health care coordination in improving the mental health, adaptive functioning, transition readiness, and consumer engagement outcomes of youth with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
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University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
Chicago, IL 60607