Emory University Public Health Program Asc in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



725000:SOM: Hum Gen: Admin

Job Description:


Under limited supervision, uses a basic knowledge of public health principles to analyze, develop, implement, and promote new and creative strategies and solutions to address public health issues and challenges. Addresses public health issues by providing education, technical assistance, advocacy, public awareness, and research. Works with programs or studies designed to evaluate the prevalence or surveillance of public health issues and the effectiveness of targeted interventions. May provide technical assistance to organizations to include presentations, web-based resources, strategies, and educational forums to address specific public health issues. May work with clinical study sites on patient recruitment and data collection standards. Assists with data collection and data analysis. Contributes to proposals, protocols, data analysis plans, reports, manuscripts, and presentation of study findings. May assist in designing, developing, and conducting targeted training initiatives. May collaborate with external organizations to develop action plans and goals to achieve specific objectives. Performs related responsibilities as required.


Working with the clinicians and Georgia Department of Public Health officials assist in creating and conducting a long term follow up program under the newborn screening program. Duties will include but are not limited to:

Working within committee structures, identify program needs and help develop long term follow up goals and questions.

Work with patients to obtain consent for participation and remain in contact with families to gather data over several years

Work with IT staff to identify database and other IT needs to conduct program.

Create routine reports to Department of Public Health, committees and other identified entities to share progress and data.

This role requires and excellent ability to be a team player who can communicate with many different entities and assimilate the needs of those groups into this ongoing project. This role also requires the ability to be a self-starter as this is a new project and the coordinator will be responsible for getting this off the ground and then maintaining the work.


A master's degree in public health, a master's of science degree in public health or health education, or a master's in development practice from an accredited school.

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Public Health Program Asc

This position involves::

Not Applicable

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Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).