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Job Title: Epidemiologist
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Organization: CDC
Posted: 3/8/2018
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Epidemiology
Industry: Government
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Atlanta,  GA    USA
Compensation: 52,204 + benefits
Position Description: CDC's Outbreak Response and Prevention Branch (ORPB) collaborates with epidemiologists, laboratorians, and other public health officials who investigate clusters of foodborne, waterborne, zoonotic, and other enteric (gastrointestinal) illnesses in the United States. ORPB works to ensure rapid and coordinated surveillance, detection, and response to multistate outbreaks caused by Escherichia coli, Salmonella, and Listeria. Focus areas for the branch include: (1) coordinating the national network of public health officials who investigate foodborne, waterborne, zoonotic, and other enteric disease outbreaks; (2) providing outbreak assistance to state and local health departments and other groups at CDC who investigate multistate foodborne disease outbreaks; (3) develop, implement, and evaluate tools and strategies for the prevention and control of multistate foodborne and other enteric disease outbreaks; (4) communicating risk to the public and other stakeholders during ongoing outbreaks and create educational materials to prevent enteric illnesses; and (5) collaborating closely with laboratory colleagues to use whole genome sequencing and other advanced laboratory techniques in enteric pathogen outbreak investigations.

Qualifications: • The successful candidate will have a m master's degree in epidemiology (MSPH) or an M MPH with a concentration (or strong b background) in epidemiology. Candidates with M MDs, DVMs, or PhDs will not be considered. • Will have graduated within 5 years of the d desired start date of this position. • The individual must possess strong q quantitative skills, including proficiency i in SAS; Epi Info, Microsoft Access or other r relational database management systems; and o other Microsoft Office applications i including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. • The individual must have excellent time management and organizational skills, the ability to comfortably multi-task, and the a ability to interpret and summarize large q quantities of scientific data. • The individual will also possess excellent s skills for preparing written documents and g giving oral presentations. • This is a full-time one-year fellowship p position with the possibility of extending f for additional years. It is located at the C Clifton Road Campus of the CDC in Atlanta, G GA. • United States citizenship or permanent r residency is required.

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Closing Date: 4/13/2018
Desired Starting Date: 5/1/2018
Contact Name: Janine Paulauskas,  Epidemiologist
Contact Location: 1600 Clifton Rd

Atlanta   GA  30329
United States
Contact Location: 1600 Clifton Rd
  Atlanta   GA  30329
  United States
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How to Apply: Send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to Janine Paulauskas at Please note that only those applicants selected for interview will be contacted.

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