University of Washington School of Public Health
Senior Injury Epidemiologist - Epidemiology & Response Division
Closing Date: May 21, 2018
Posted: April 23, 2018
This position is located in the Epidemiology and Response Division of the New Mexico Department of Health. This position will lead surveillance and epidemiological research in leading causes of injury and violence-related morbidity and mortality in New Mexico. 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 related to injury surveillance and prevention. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience working with major data sets such as hospitalization, emergency department, and vital records data. The position supervises two epidemiologists, and a Prescription Drug Overdose Data Abstractor in the Office of Injury Prevention, Injury and Behavioral Epidemiology Bureau. This position is a Pay Band 80.