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    This position is located in the Division of Analysis and Epidemiology (DAE), National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The incumbent functions as a senior specialist and expert in functioning and disability, performing complex tasks involved in formulating and conducting research projects, and disseminating data and conclusions resulting from large-scale national health interview surveys.

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    As a Statiscian (Health), you will:

    • Plan and develop research on critical issues associated with health data collection and health data systems development, as well as analytical studies.
    • Develop proposals for research and analytical studies.
    • Provide subject matter and technical assistance and support to the Secretariat of the Washington City Group on Disability Statistics.
    • Plan and conduct projects considered to be of primary importance in developing new concepts for disability measurement in censuses and surveys.
    • Provide guidance and expertise in the analysis and presentation of disability survey and study data, for scientific audiences including international audiences.
    • Synthesize and interpret the relevant literature and provide analytical review of current research and sources of disability data.
    • Consult with epidemiologists, statisticians, and public health professionals concerning on-going and established studies or other projects where extensive methodological support is required.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - 5% Domestic, 20% International

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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