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MedStar Health Research Institute Reviews

Updated December 8, 2017
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MedStar Health Research Institute President Neil J. Weissman
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  1. "Sad to leave, happy to be gone."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great environment to learn. Growth potential if you start young or with little experience.

    Cons

    Norm benefits are not comparable. Little flexitime in work locations. Leadership could stand significant improvement.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of toxic people or you'll continue to lose good employees.


  2. "Research Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time

    Pros

    Benefits are good. Pay is pretty good.

    Cons

    Lot of work for the pay.

  3. "Community Outreach Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Community Outreach Coordinator in Baltimore, MD
    Former Employee - Community Outreach Coordinator in Baltimore, MD

    I worked at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    great educational higher learning assistance

    Cons

    salaries were not compatible to industry


  4. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Biostatisti in Hyattsville, MD
    Current Employee - Biostatisti in Hyattsville, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    GREAT work life balance, terrific team, nice environment :) Really like this place

    Cons

    The doctors can be challenging to work with

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  5. "Experience!"

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    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    experience, atmosphere, colleagues, advancement, raises

    Cons

    overtime, overworked, under-resourced, exhausting, juggle


  6. "Great workplace"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time

    Pros

    Nice culture
    Great work life balance

    Cons

    Expensive parking
    No raises are given
    No room for upward mobility


  7. "Nice people - big company"

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I love the people who work here, they are willing to help and support employees.

    Cons

    It's a big, bureaucratic place and easy to get lost.

    Advice to Management

    Notice things people are doing right or well

  8. "Research Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time

    Pros

    Flexible, great manager, education benefits

    Cons

    location of the office is in the middle of nowhere


  9. "Great culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at MedStar Health Research Institute full-time

    Pros

    Inclusive and professional work environment

    Cons

    Some disorganization with work flow.


  10. "Clinical Research Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Hardworking coworkers
    Research Participants really want to help with research
    Some studies are beneficial
    Great Location

    Cons

    Terrible work life balance
    Guilted into doing more work than possible
    Very little flexibility
    Upper management doesn't readily act on the needs of the department
    Some PI's aren't cooperative

    Advice to Management

    Listen and act on what the employee's need
    PI re-training needed


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