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Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research Clinical Research Assistant - Alzheimer's disease study in Palo Alto, California

less thanp>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;">less thanspan style="line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">The Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research (PAVIR) is seeking aless than/span> less thanstrong>less thanspan style="line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Research Assistant less than/span>less than/strong>less thanspan style="line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">to support human clinical research studies on Alzheimer's disease (AD) prevention under the direction of the Principal Investigator (PI) Dr. Jerome Yesavage. The aims of these studies include: (1) to test whether an investigational drug can slow possible AD- related damage in the brain and delay progression of AD-related memory loss, and (2) to ultimately arrive at optimal biomarkers for more targeted intervention of AD, and determine methods that will provide maximum power to evaluate efficacy in AD treatment and prevention trials. less than/span>less than/span>less than/p>less thanp>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;">less thanspan style="line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">These ongoing clinical studies are part of an international network of sites involving older adult participants who have volunteered to undergo repeated MRI, PET, blood and CSF biomarkers, and neuropsychological measures. Participants have normal cognition, mild cognitive impairment, or Alzheimer's dementia. less than/span>iless than/span>less than/p>less thanp>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">This is a full-time (40 hours/week), non-exempt (hourly-paid) position. Location: Palo Alto, CA.less than/span>less than/p>less thanp>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;line-height:115%;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Benefits:less than/span>less than/p>less thanul>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Medical Insuranceless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Vision Insuranceless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Dental Insuranceless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Vacationless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Sick Payless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">13 paid Holidaysless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Life Insurance - paid by PAVIRless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Long-term and Short-Term Disability Insurance - paid by PAVIRless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Flexible Spending Accountless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match and Profit Shareless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Wellness Programless than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial, sans-serif;color:#000000;background:#FFFFFF;">Commuter Benefitsless than/span>less than/

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