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    Summary

    These positions are located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), within multiple Institutes/Centers or the Office of the Director.

    The NIH has a large number of positions to fill in wide variety of specialty areas. They includes, but are not limited to the following:

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    Emergency Medicine Nuclear Medicine Thoracic Surgery
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    Genomics Otolaryngology/ENT Virology
    Geriatrics Palliative Care

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    Responsibilities

    To learn more about Medical Officer positions at the NIH please visit: http://jobs.nih.gov/globalrecruitment.

    As a Medical Officer (Clinical) you will: 

    • Administer clinical and basic research projects
    • Plan, organize, and direct research programs involving direct patient care using applied and/or basic research
    • Review, analyze, and investigate clinical trails, protocols, and the treatment of patients
    • Analyze, evaluate and interpret scientific and clinical data to prepare papers for publication and presentation
    • Conceptualize new research direction and projects
    • Create drug development plans, including Phase I, II and III clinical trials
    • Keep abreast of scientific and clinical developments through review of literature and attending professional meetings, conferences, and symposia

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Some travel required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/456864200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.