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Epidemiologist I - City & County of San Francisco

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Location: San Francisco, CA
Full-time position
Closing Date: April 4, 2017
Job #11196
Posted: March 2, 2017
Description:

Under general direction, the Epidemiologist I assists with the research, design, implementation, and evaluation of original and existing epidemiological studies.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Assists with the design, implementation and evaluation of original epidemiological studies to determine patterns of health and illness.
  • Assists with the design and implementation of survey instruments and study protocols for data collection and analysis.
  • Assists with the logistics, scheduling and day-to-day monitoring of study activities.
  • Conducts literature reviews and succinctly summarizes key findings.
  • Provides quality control of data by assisting with coding, overseeing data entry, cleaning data, and preparing documentation as well as procuring data from secondary sources.
  • Creates and/or manipulates databases of original/secondary data and conducts analyses using statistical software packages under the direction of senior staff.
  • Prepares data for review in tables, reports, and graphics as directed by senior staff.
  • Assists with preparing study findings for dissemination and publication and communicates epidemiological information to multiple audiences (e.g. public communities, public health).
  • May assist with preparing project/grant proposals.
  • Assists with the preparation of findings for presentation at community and scientific meetings and conferences as needed.
  • Utilizes geographic information systems and spatial analysis tools to evaluate and present data.
Skills/Eligibility:

1. Completion of a master’s degree program at an accredited college or university in Epidemiology or related field that includes a minimum of two (2) graduate level courses in Epidemiology (or comparable classes in advanced research methodology) AND two (2) graduate level courses in statistics or biostatistics;

OR

2a. Completion of a master’s degree program at an accredited college or university;AND
2b. Three (3) years of verifiable experience within the field of Epidemiology performing study design, evaluation or analysis.

How to Apply:

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If you have any questions, contact:

Katelynn Luong

(415) 554-2920

Katelynn.Luong@sfdph.org

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