Health Policy/Svcs Analyst II (Neonatology - Research)

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, TN

About the Job

Responsible for providing support for complex qualitative and quantitative research projects in health, public health, health policy, health services research, epidemiology or related disciplines under occasional guidance. Utilizes intermediate level research skills to perform a variety of research and operations?related activities data management, analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, report preparation and management of project budgets and schedules for proposals and projects. **1.** **Coordinates research projects** + Uses quantitative and qualitative research methods skills to participate in the design, coordination and conduct of research projects + Fosters collaboration between team members, both internal and external to the department + May coordinate focus groups or participate in other qualitative data collection **2.** **Data management and analysis** + Uses advanced programming and statistical expertise to manage and analyze data + Responsible for managing large and/or complex datasets + Coordinates development of data sets, data cleaning, data validation, and data reporting + Summarizes and interprets complex analysesMaintains detailed documentation of data management and programming codes **3.** **Prepares materials and drafts sections of presentations and written documents** + Prepares materials for presentations + Organizes and formats data for presentations, publications, and internal use + Creates charts, graphs, and tables to summarize analysis results + Drafts section of research proposals + Drafts technical report sections + Contributes to peer?reviewed scientific manuscripts Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent experience) and 2 years experience **Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):** **Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:** **Movement** + Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in seated position + Occasional: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving. + Occasional: Walking: Moving about on foot. + Occasional: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another + Occasional: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward. + Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles + Occasional: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders. + Occasional: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands. **Sensory** + Occasional: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision. + Frequent: Noise: May include exposure to occupational noise levels which equal or exceed an 8-hr time-weighted average of 85 decibels, requiring enrollment in VUMC's Hearing Conservation Program which includes training, use of hearing protection, and periodic audiometry. + Continuous: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information. **Environmental Conditions** **Job** _Research_ **Organization:** _Neonatology 104610_ **Title:** _Health Policy/Svcs Analyst II (Neonatology - Research)_ **Location:** _TN-Nashville-DOT - VCH Doctor's Office Tower_ **Requisition ID:** _1712297_