Karolinska Institutet (KI)

Research assistant for a research project on inflammatory bowel disease

Karolinska Institutet (KI)

Solna, Sweden

The Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB) is among the largest departments of epidemiology in Europe with special focus on increasing our knowledge of the aetiology of different diseases. Our department consists of researchers, doctoral students, biostatisticians, data collectors and database administrators as well as administrative personnel, in total some 250 staff. The department is situated at campus Solna. Further information can be found at ki.se/meb

Do you want to contribute to top quality medical research?

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are at increased risks of several kinds of cancers. This ongoing project will investigate if changes in management and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease have influenced cancer risk and aim to develop a prediction model to guide individual management and optimal risk reduction. The study findings will be relevant for millions of patients who suffer from these life-long diseases world-wide.

Your mission

The applicant will perform medical chart review of patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Your profile

Since the records will be read in Swedish the applicant needs to master the Swedish language. The applicant should have a medical degree. Experience of working at a department of surgery or gastroenterology is meritorious.

What do we offer?

A creative and inspiring environment full of expertise and curiosity. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is a state university, which entitles to several benefits such as extended holiday and generous occupational pension. Employees also have access to our modern gym for free and receive reimbursements for medical care.

Location: Solna


Welcome to apply at the latest 2019-12-20

The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.  

Permanent position are initiated by a six months trial period.

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Quote Reference: 304038