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Health Information Editor/Research Assistant, Boston Children’s Hospital, Remote

Description:

Goal of the position is to make high-quality health information on COVID-19 and Chagas disease accessible to high-risk immigrant populations in English and Spanish, and possibly other languages at a later time. The hours are flexible part-time. Pay is commensurate with graduate level, according to National Institutes of Health payscales.

Duties:

  • Edit video scripts for short (~1 minute) videos in simple language addressing specific questions of importance to at-risk populations.
  • Record and process videos.
  • Create and edit quiz questions based on video scripts.
  • Upload material to appropriate sites (youtube, specific websites).

Qualifications:

  • Student in Library Science, Education, Communication or related field. Graduates in these fields also welcome.
  • Bilingual/bicultural Spanish/Latin American preferred.

Learning Oppurtunities:

  • Video editing software.
  • Ability to reach low-literacy communities with high-quality information.
  • Feedback on usefulness and accessibility from communities reached with educational material, and incorporation of feedback into improved updated version of videos.

How to Apply:

To apply contact Julia Koehler, MD email: [email protected]