Research Associate (Part Time, Remote) at RDMD
San Francisco, CA, US / Remote

RDMD is looking for research interns who can help execute on rare disease clinical research projects. You will work closely with the RDMD Research Team to support research studies that utilize real-world data abstracted from medical records. You will have the opportunity to contribute to research abstracts and publications and will be able to work cross-functionally with our product, engineering, content, and operations teams. This is an ideal position for someone with a scientific or clinical background who is interested in learning more about working in health technology and industry. This is a paid, part-time position that can be held remotely with flexible hours.


Develop scientific education materials for the RDMD team

Assist in the execution of research projects across the RDMD portfolio, such as helping with administrative tasks, literature reviews, data analysis, or writing up results

Work with the RDMD Research Team to perform case studies on small cohorts of patients to help guide future research question development for the team


Currently enrolled in a biomedical or clinical M.S. or doctoral program, such as Medicine, Genetic Counseling / Genetics, Biomedical Sciences / Biology, or Nursing. Recent graduates of these programs or postdoctoral fellows interested in transitioning to health technology / industry will also be considered.

Past clinical or basic science research experience is preferred; bonus if you have previously worked in lysosomal storage diseases or neurological conditions

Past experience working with medical records is a plus

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Incredible attention to detail

Strong analytical, time management, and communication skills

While hours will be flexible week to week, on average, be able to dedicate 10 hours per week to RDMD (remotely). Most work can be completed on your own time.