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    Summary

    As a global leader in public health, CDC is the nation's premier health promotion, prevention, and preparedness agency. Whether we are protecting the American people from public health threats, researching emerging diseases, or mobilizing public health programs with our domestic and international partners, we rely on our employees to make a real difference in the health and well-being of people here and around the world.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Public Health Advisor, you will:

    • Establish and maintain an integrated system of information gathering and reporting devices and analyzes the data and assesses the program needs in terms of strategies, services, and resources.
    • Advise officials on all aspects of program operations including budget and fiscal matters and legislation and policy.
    • Plans and administers a comprehensive public health program, including, but not limited to, service delivery, assessment, surveillance, quality assurance, partnerships and collaborations, outreach, orientation, training, reporting, and program implementation and evaluation.
    • Identify public health program problems and issues as they relate to unsafe or ineffective implementation by lay users or health professionals.
    • Research and analyze the causes of program problems that are caused by a variety of factors.
    • Independently, or as part of a team, carry out public health projects and/or programs.
    • Provide high level advisory services to agencies and organizations in developing, extending, and/or improving health care systems, public health strategies, communications and services.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 15% domestically for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/540402400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.