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    The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Division of Blood Diseases and Resources (DBDR) and Division of Lung Disorders (DLD) seeks exceptional Physician candidates to coordinate extramural research related activities utilizing research and programmatic expertise in clinical and health services research related to the position.

    For more information visit: Division of Blood Diseases and Resources

    For more information visit: Division of Lung Diseases

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    • Serve as a Physician in support of a major extramural research program area of national scope, involving epidemiologic studies, clinical trials, and other basic and clinical studies.
    • Plan, implement, coordinate, and evaluate programs and initiatives in the assigned specialty area of research.
    • Critically review and participate in the development of research initiatives, with particular attention to the importance and timeliness of the study question, soundness of its rationale, adequacy of design, and feasibility.
    • Administer clinical and basic research projects, including clinical trials, supported by the assigned organization.
    • Formulate internal policies concerning Extramural research policy and priorities, and advise management on the direction of research efforts.
    • Responsible for timely administrative actions on grant applications and funded projects, and for developing effective solutions to emerging or unforeseen challenges to program development or administration.
    • Establish goals and objectives for the assigned research area and organize efforts to initiate pioneering programs and resolve critical issues involving accomplishment of the research.
    • Lead Extramural research efforts in the design and conduct of research.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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