Emory University Public Health Program Asc in atlanta, Georgia

Description

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.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

The successful candidate will have completed a master of public health and have excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrated attention to detail, ability to track multiple efforts simultaneously, demonstrate natural initiative. Knowledge of MS Access and experience maintaining websites preferred (HTML coding not required).

ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:

This position will support PRISM Health, a research team that focuses on sexual minority health within the Department of Epidemiology. The successful candidate will work with faculty and staff on a CDC-funded Cooperative Agreement (CAMP) which creates and/or adapts models to improve public health decision-making and effectiveness across five disease areas: HIV, STIs Viral Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, and HIV.

We are looking to fill a position for Dissemination Coordinator wherein the successful candidate will support each of CAMP’s efforts from manuscript development toward publication; drafting and coordinating media releases and social media updates; maintaining updates to the CAMP website and mailing list; and working with Emory leadership to improve and expand the reach of CAMP products to interested end-users.

PRISM Health is a very active and collaborative group, consisting of 7 faculty members and over 30 staff, and accordingly there will be opportunities to be involved in other research and programmatic activities. More broadly, the nested research environments of PRISM Health, the Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health and the Emory Center for AIDS Research offer a vibrant and supportive community for conducting HIV/AIDS and infectious disease research.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

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.

Additonal Details

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Job Number 15338

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Public Health

Department SPH: Epidemiology

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Business Operations

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 about this statement should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322