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POSITION SUMMARY: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Biostatistician.
The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology is embarking on the analysis of Big Data through available insurance and Medicare claims based data as well as EPIC. We are currently looking for an individual with strong programming, data management, and analytical skills to enable cleaning data, working with a team to develop the research questions related to interrogating the database, building tables and statistically analyzing the resulting data sets. The incumbent will work on projects focused on clinical research, health services research, and population health interventions and be part of a dynamic team of physicians, residents and academic professionals.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: To qualify you must have a Masters degree in Biostatistics, Economics, Statistics or related field. Strong statistical computing skills including SAS and programming in Linux, R, SQL. Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical or population health research.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working with insurance claims and disease utilization data (e.g. Medicare, hospital discharges, electronic health records, health program costs) is preferred. Experience with large database management; excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication, time management skills and ability to work in a team setting on diverse assignments.
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