Epidemiology Consultant

  • location: New York, NY
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $51.77 - $60.91 per hour
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Epidemiology Consultant

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location: New York, New York
job type: Contract
salary: $51.77 - 60.91 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Doctorate
Job Responsibilities

  • Supports a broad variety of research studies to assess the value of health care interventions.
  • Works with project teams to manage the day-to-day activities of studies.
  • Collaborates with Medical and Marketing staff to ensure consistent Outcomes Research messages. Database analysis, chart reviews, patient surveys, literature reviews, decision models, budget impact models, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, product strategic planning, and cost-effectiveness analyses. Assists in the process of abstracts/posters, PowerPoint presentations and publications.
  • Manages relationships/coordinates activities such as advisory panels and best practice sharing with users of the program.
  • Conduct literature reviews and other background research needed for various regulatory documents and regulatory requests including
  • Epidemiology sections of the Risk Management Plans (RMP), Pediatric Investigational Plans (PIP), Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSUR)/Periodic Benefit Risk Evaluation Reports (PBRER) and orphan drug applications
  • Epidemiology sections for other regulatory documents (e.g. ad-hoc regulatory requests)
  • Provide critical assessment of epidemiological data and literature relevant to safety issues.
  • Produce written summaries of literature assessments, focusing on synthesis of the body of references.
  • Maintain version control of documents and facilitate multiple rounds of review and revision.
  • As needed, conduct quantitative analyses of public use and private data sources
  • As needed, assist Epidemiologist with other Epidemiology deliverables, requiring literature review and summary, for development and product teams, including:
  • Epidemiology Research Strategy
  • Background epidemiology studies, natural history of disease studies and user characterization studies
  • Post-approval safety studies and their feasibility assessments
  • Other epidemiology studies (e.g. special subpopulations, new indications)
  • Support multiple product teams on epidemiology-related issues as needed
  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders internally and externally
  • Works under supervision of Epidemiologists.
Education & Qualifications

  • Doctorate degree or Doctoral student in Epidemiology. Will consider MPH degrees with several years of work experience.
  • 1 or more years of work experience in epidemiology (in academia, pharmaceutical, regulatory agency, public sector, or other settings).
  • Familiarity with online medical literature search engines (e.g. PubMed, EMBASE, OVID, TDR's Incidence Prevalence Database).
  • Ability to critically appraise medical literature and synthesize a large numbers of studies.
  • In-depth understanding of and expertise in epidemiologic methods, including observational and experimental study designs and analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient at producing tables, figures, and slides.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Years of Experience 5-7.
skills: Epidemiology
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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