Health Scientist
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Atlanta, GA

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This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP), Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention- Surveillance and Epidemiology (DHAP-SE), Behavioral and Clinical Surveillance Branch (BCSB) in Atlanta, Georgia. If selected, the incumbent manages, verifies and documents information expressed numerically and/or graphically, prepares guidelines or training manuals for the above and routinely uses complex survey sampling techniques and methods to analyze public health data collected through large national surveys. Applies mathematical techniques to weight data and performs computerized analyses using advanced SAS (Statistical Analysis Software) or SUDAAN (Survey Data Analysis) to determine the adequacy of collected public health data needed to resolve scientific problems. The incumbent also performs evaluation of studies to ensure that the results are valid and reliable; provides advice and assistance for public health projects or studies; consults with epidemiologists, statisticians and public health professionals concerning on-going and established studies or other projects where extensive methodological or subject matter interpretation is required and provides advice on programming software used in survey data and other data analyses. Also, serves as a project officer and provides technical consultation to public health professionals on survey data collection and interpretation methods as they relate to applications in the field of HIV or other infectious diseases. Provides other advice and assistance to support behavioral surveillance activities and dissemination of data collected through behavioral surveillance.

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