Description of the Childhood Obesity Prevention Study:
This study aims to integrate an early obesity prevention program with Montefiore’s nationally recognized Healthy Steps Program, a parenting program, which incorporates mental health and behavioral health specialists in pediatric primary care. This new integrated program will promote healthy infant feeding and activity, enhance general parenting skills, and address maternal psychosocial risks, such as maternal depression, anxiety, stress and financial difficulties.
Highlights of the position include:
Required time commitment
Full time (40 hours per week)
Joining our research team is an opportunity to gain experience with research and familiarity with clinical practice, while serving the diverse and underserved population of the Bronx. This position offers research experience, direct patient contact, and the opportunity to make of it what you will.
Anyone interested in the position should send a copy of their CV and a cover letter to Brittany Gurney, Lab Manager, Behavioral Health Integration Program (BHIP) (firstname.lastname@example.org). Feel free to send any questions to Brittany Gurney as well.
Last updated by Janet Umenta Nov 21.