The Department of of Bariatric Surgery/General Surgery at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is seeking a Senior Research Program Coordinator who will work with bariatric, hernia, acute care surgery and quality improvement projects. This person should have interest in outcomes research pertaining to bariatric patient care and how morbid obesity influences patient presentations for complex hernias, acute care and trauma surgery. The coordinator will also work on quality improvement projects pertaining to improving OR safety, which is a sponsored administrative project that also involves biomedical engineering students.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Knowledge of database data collection, biostatistics/data analysis, outcomes research, experience with IRB submissions, patient recruitment
Maintaing database, organizes research meetings, experience with grant submissions, experience with scientific article submissions
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
3 years of related experience.
Formal training in biostatistics analysis, IRB submission, data management, prior experience with common databases (NSQIP, HCUP, etc)
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.*
*JHU Equivalency Formula: 18 graduate degree credits (semester hours) may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
** Applicants who do not meet the posted requirements but are completing their final academic semester/quarter will be considered eligible for employment and may be asked to provide additional information confirming their academic completion date.
Experience with grant submissions, scientific article submissions, patient recruitment experience
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
R or Stata or SPSS, Redcap, literature search experience
At least 2 years experience in hospital setting
Classified Title: Sr. Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8 - 5 Exempt Status: Exempt Location: School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM Sur Clinical Research Office Personnel area: School of Medicine
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