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    Summary

    You will serve as an LEAD EPIDEMIOLOGIST or EPIDEMIOLOGIST in the DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY.

    This announcement uses the Health Care expedited hiring authority to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to certain positions in the competitive service.

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    Responsibilities

    • You will oversee program management and administrative duties for health surveillance activities of the Defense Health Agency (DHA).
    • You will deliver lectures and briefings on epidemiology and bio-statistical procedures in workshops, seminars, field training and technical courses for staff and customers.
    • You will compare outcome objectives for disease prevention and health promotion programs which will enable comparison with other applicable benchmarks.
    • You will identify critical outcome measures, both morbidity and mortality based, for the evaluation of the effectiveness of clinical services, medical management initiatives, disease prevention programs, and health promotion activities.
    • You will oversee and conduct epidemology studies in compliance with mission authorities (example vaccine safety).
    • You will oversee program funding for clinical studies, as well as business processes.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

  • Job family (Series)

    0601 General Health Science

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/529200300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.