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    Summary

    The position serves as an epidemiologist responsible for carrying out a full range of complex epidemiologic and surveillance activities. In addition, incumbent will have responsibility for providing technical consultation and assistance to Federal, State, local and other health agencies concerning various complex epidemiology projects.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Epidemiologist, you will:

    • Consult on, monitor, and measure the outcome of assigned programs through studies that evaluate the effectiveness of subject activities.
    • Participate with scientists and program consultants in various aspects of scientific studies or surveys and serve as a technical expert with respect to all phases of statistical interpretation relating to topics under consideration.
    • Work with program specialists and scientists to develop more viable implementation procedures and coordinate with appropriate staff to make needed changes.
    • Plan and carry out quality control programs and select appropriate epidemiologic methods to be used in quality control analysis.
    • Prepare comprehensive reports of national surveys or surveillance system analyses which include discussion of substantive health issues; assessment of the quality of data; and explanation of the methodologies, results, and relevance to health issues.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • 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/530676400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.