Public Health Job Opportunities

Research Scientist IV

Deadline: May 26

The Office of Health Equity of the California Department of Public Health seeks a research scientist experienced in epidemiology/biostatistics or social/behavioral sciences to lead research investigating the health impacts of the implementation of the ground-breaking California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 (AB 32). AB 32 requires a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, setting the stage for a transition to a sustainable, low-carbon future.

The Research Scientist IV will provide epidemiological and analytical leadership and support for the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Office of Health Equity regarding the implementation of AB 32 and climate change and health adaptation.

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Research Assistant

Deadline: 5/20/16 or until filled

HDR (a federal contractor) is seeking a research assistant in their Omaha office. The primary duties of the Research Assistant encompass assistance with research studies that document the results of HDR’s work. Specific duties include contact and coordination with project teams and clients, conducting literature searches and reviews, contributing to research plans and protocols, arranging and contributing to data collection and documentation, contributing to data analyses and summaries, and writing reports. Continue reading “Research Assistant”

Multiple Opportunities in Global Health

IDinsight is looking for exceptional candidates to join our fast-growing teams across Africa, Asia and the US. Come work on some of the most important and challenging problems in the world!

We are on a mission to ensure every dollar and decision made towards fighting poverty is based on rigorous, contextually appropriate evidence. Continue reading “Multiple Opportunities in Global Health”

Infection Preventionist

Piedmont Healthcare in Atlanta, GA is seeking multiple individuals to serve as Infection Preventionists.
JOB PURPOSE:
Responsible for leading and driving safety and quality performance improvement initiatives to address trends and deficiencies in Infection Prevention as identified by the Surveillance and Analysis team and set by PHC QSS. Promotes a culture of continuous improvement in the reduction of infections through use of Lean methodology, coaching, tools, data analysis, reliability, sustainability and spread. Manages and supports a portfolio of strategic projects using the performance improvement model. Ensures all performance improvement activities are in compliance with regulatory and accreditation bodies.

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Epidemiologist–Environmental and Health Sciences

Deadline: until filled


Job Description:

To support ICF International’s dynamic growth and expanding client base, we are seeking an Epidemiologist to work in our Environmental and Health Sciences line of business. This group within ICF provides hazard, exposure, and risk assessment, and related support that addresses the full spectrum of potentially hazardous agents, including chemicals, microbes, and radionuclides. We specialize in identifying and quantifying the effects of environmental pollutants, such as metals, pesticides, and volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds, on human health and the environment.
The Epidemiologist’s project work would support federal agencies (such as U.S. EPA and NIEHS), state agencies, and private sector clients in assessing the human health impacts of pollutants. Specific tasks would involve qualitative and quantitative analyses that form the basis of human health hazard, exposure, and risk assessments.
This position will be located in Durham, NC or Fairfax, VA

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