University of Washington School of Public Health
Violent Death Reporting System Epidemiologist - Epidemiology & Response Division
Closing Date: June 22, 2018
Posted: June 5, 2018
The purpose of this position is to reduce the incidence of violent death in New Mexico by conducting surveillance of circumstances associated with violent deaths and developing and pursuing prevention recommendations. The successful candidate will lead the NM Violent Death Reporting System, which oversees violent death surveillance activities (and includes drug overdose-related deaths). The incumbent will also provide leadership for two data abstractor positions that study circumstances of violent (and overdose-related deaths). In addition, the selected candidate will disseminate surveillance and prevention results in written reports, presentations, web-based formats, press releases, and publications. This epidemiologist will also be the Principal Investigator for, and manage the federal NVDRS grant. This position is a Pay Band 75.