The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Short-Term Casual to fill a part time position in the Division of Gastroenterology within the Weight Management Program. Columbia University Medical Center's Department of Pediatrics is a world leader in providing care for children. Our mission areas include Healthcare, Education and Research. We offer care for our patients in over 25 specialty areas as well as individualized care for complex cases. Our Residency, Fellowship and Graduate programs are among the best in the Nation. Our Clinical, Translational and Basic Science research features collaborations across specialties and stretches from the bench to bedside. We also have several active Clinical trials available to our patients. This position will support the department by providing research visits with participants (pediatric patients and their families) and performing administrative task related to the study to our study team.
Conduct statistical programming for regular and meaningful data analytics to support epidemiologic and health services research
Assure that data are appropriate for data analyses by merging and cleaning data from regular data pulls, deriving appropriate variables, linking datasets, and developing analysis datasets
Attend and present data updates at regular data and operational meetings and provide regular reports on study subject accrual, data completeness, and preliminary analyses
Prepare monitoring reports, preliminary analyses, and final analyses for abstracts and manuscripts
Review all analysis programs done by investigators to ensure accuracy and consistency across analyses.
Maintains a positive relationship with the study team and others, and acts as a study resource.
Any other related duties as assigned.
High School Graduate or Equivalency required.
Ability to organize and manipulate large datasets with repeated measures
Ability to design and perform advanced statistical analyses using SAS and/or R or comparable advanced programming language.
Ability to express complex statistical concepts and technical information to researchers or to audiences with clinical training
High degree of computer literacy, including word processing, database, and spreadsheet software.
Ability to prioritize work and operate under tight deadlines.
Motivated and flexible, able to work independently.
Ability to work remotely
Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail.
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 508666
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