New Orleans, Louisiana
Fort Collins, Colorado
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2209864
Associate BiostatisticianJOB SUMMARY:Applies data management and statistical techniques and technical skills to promote the collection, analysis and interpretation of data arising from research studies with some guidance. Applies statistical methods, data collection and management methods.
The Department of Biostatistics at VUMC was founded in 2003, tasked with the mission of bringing biostatistical expertise to the Vanderbilt community. With the unflagging support of the School of Medicine, and the diligence and creativity of our faculty and staff, we daily fulfill our mission: engaging in cutting-edge statistical methodology research, providing collaborative support and educational resources for biomedical and basic science researchers across the university, and training a new generation of Biostatisticians. For more information, please visit https://www.vumc.org/biostatistics/.
This is a standard Monday - Friday day time role with flexibility required and extended based on business needs.
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TECHNICAL CAPABILITIES:DATA MANAGEMENT (NOVICE):Interpreting, analyzing and organizing reports and metrics.HEALTHCARE DATA ANALYSIS (NOVICE):Navigates within established technology environments to locate, validate, extract, and format data for analysis. Able to modify and run queries and standard reports from data tools and provide to users. Can identify data values and data sources. Familiar with data modeling and able to interview business customers to elicit data requirements. Understands the relationships between data items.STATISTICAL PROGRAMMING (NOVICE):Demonstrates proficiency in statistical programming algorithms and experienced in at least one programming language. Adheres to good reproducibility research methods for good practice.DATA PROCUREMENT (NOVICE):Seeking, collecting, transforming, and ensuring quality of data.COMMUNICATION (NOVICE):- Clearly, effectively and respectfully communicates to employees or customers.PRESENTATION SKILLS (NOVICE):- The ability to prepare effective presentations in content and function, able to speak competently to the level of the audience.PEER LEADERSHIP (FUNDAMENTAL AWARENESS):- The ability to show leadership and influence people of equal rank in an effort to accomplish team goals.
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