Clinical Cardiovascular Research Epidemiologist

Location: Boston, MA
Date Posted: 09-25-2017
Clinical Cardiovascular Research Epidemiologist
 
About the Company
Our Client is an independent non-for-profit research institute dedicated to conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research that improves the human condition with a worldwide staff of more than 4,150.   The organization boasts of a 95% employee retention rate – with a collaborative work environment, researchers take ownership of their work and find their jobs socially important and professionally rewarding—key contributors to the high employee retention rate.
 
About the Job
The Cardiovascular Epidemiologist conduct of pharmacoepidemiologic research in the cardiovascular area.  They will contribute or co-lead directed by or in collaboration with a Senior Epidemiologist projects with particular emphasis on field and database studies of medication safety including risk minimization.
Responsibilities/Duties
  • Providing clinical and epidemiologic cardiovascular expertise to the epidemiology team and the organization at large.
  • Designing and writing proposals
  • Designing studies, writing protocols and analysis plans
  • Analyzing results, writing study reports and manuscripts
  • Contributing to and coordinating interactions with clients and research partners
 
Job Requirements
  • Medical training(M.D.), preferably with cardiology specialty or related (e.g. internal medicine, preventive medicine or other with cardiovascular focus),
  •  Master's level degree in Epidemiology or related field
  • At least 4 years of relevant experience. Prior experience working within a pharmacoepidemiology or relevant field research organization/institution is highly valued.
  • Demonstrated effective communications (written, verbal and presentation skills) in a cross functional collaborative environment. The working language is English. Additional languages will be highly valued.
  • Ability to perform duties that require close attention to detail.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, supervisor, technical staff, research partners and clients.
  • Ability to operate in a team environment and be flexible in taking on and performing assignments as necessary
 
Benefits
In addition to the vibrant culture and career development resources, they offer employees robust benefits packages and a rewards program designed to recognize individual and team achievement. From comprehensive insurance plans to stellar retirement programs to generous time-off provisions, they ensure that our staff—and their families—have a variety of benefits options to choose from.
 
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