Description: This is a full-time position in the Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. This position will primarily be responsible for data management and quality control of a large, national spine surgery registry. The position would provide an excellent opportunity to gain experience with registry data and patient-reported outcomes.
JOB CODE INFORMATION:
Job Code: 3925
Job Stream Description: TBD
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for providing support for complex qualitative and quantitative research projects in health, public health, health policy, health services research, epidemiology or related disciplines under occasional guidance. Utilizes intermediate level research skills to perform a variety of research and operations-related activities data management, analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, report preparation and management of project budgets and schedules for proposals and projects.
Coordinates research projects
Uses quantitative and qualitative research methods skills to participate in the design, coordination and conduct of research projects
Fosters collaboration between team members, both internal and external to the department
May coordinate focus groups or participate in other qualitative data collection
Data management and analysis
Uses advanced programming and statistical expertise to manage and analyze data
Responsible for managing large and/or complex datasets
Coordinates development of datasets, data cleaning, data validation, and data reporting
Summarizes and interprets complex analyses
Maintains detailed documentation of data management and programming codes
Prepares materials and drafts sections of presentations and written documents
Prepares materials for presentations
Organizes and formats data for presentations, publications, and internal use
Creates charts, graphs, and tables to summarize analysis results
Drafts section of research proposals
Drafts technical report sections
Contributes to peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts
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