University of Washington School of Public Health
Senior Injury Epidemiologist - Epidemiology & Response Division
Closing Date: September 22, 2017
Posted: August 23, 2017
The position directly supervises two epidemiologists and a management analyst, in the Office of Injury Prevention, in the Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau. Incumbent will lead surveillance and epidemiological research in leading causes of injury and violence-related morbidity and mortality. Incumbent will manage the Child Fatality Review provide support and guide the implementation of its recommendations. Incumbent will manage, organize and analyze injury and violence data, prepare state and local level reports, produce publications, presentations and epidemiology reports. Incumbent will oversee implementation, interventions, and will provide support and data to agencies working to prevent and/or reduce the incidence and severity of injury and violence. Incumbent is responsible for writing and submitting grant applications. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience working with major data sets such as hospitalization, emergency department, and vital records data. This position is a Pay Band 80.