This position is located in the Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Division of Child, Adolescent and Family Health, Injury and Medical Services for Children Branch. The duty location for this position is Rockville, MD.Learn more about this agency
**Applicants please note: Additional selections may be made across the Department of Health and Human Services through this vacancy announcement.**
As a Project Officer and Scientific Advisor for Injury & Medical Services for Children Branch, your major duties and responsibilities include:
- Monitoring and oversight to grant and cooperative agreement programs including the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) program, the Targeted Issues program and the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Data Center.
- Advising PECARN on potential study concepts and protocols, determining the importance of the research question from a public health perspective and assessment of whether research is relevant to a priority from the research agenda.
- Leading data analytics that support the administration of the EMSC program, operating as an epidemiology expert responsible for analyzing data trends, program outcomes and emerging needs relative to the EMS for Children population.
- Developing technically sound and data-supported recommendations for advancing the MCH field and to communicate effectively these recommendations to clinicians, investigators, and Federal and State public health officials
25% or less - Expected travel may be up to 25% for this position
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