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Informatics Analyst, PSU

Job Number : 60043

Job Type : Regular Full-Time

Division : Affiliated Organizations

Department : Task Force for Global Health

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

Job Category : Business Operations

Location : Name : Task Force for Global Health

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location : US-GA-Decatur

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Description

The Task Force for Global Health is an Emory University affiliate located in Decatur, GA. Its seventeen programs focus on building durable public health systems that serve all people. The Task Force consists of programs and focus areas that cover a range of global health issues including neglected tropical diseases, infectious diseases, vaccines, field epidemiology, public health informatics, health workforce development , and global health ethics. All our programs have an end goal in sight of eliminating diseases and protecting the health of populations. The Task Force received the 2016 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize-the world’s largest award of its kind-in recognition of its extraordinary contributions to alleviating human suffering

The Public Health Informatics Institute (PHII) is a program of the Task Force for Global Health, a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. Our staff is comprised of professionals in the areas of public health, healthcare, information systems and communications—all well-versed in the current and emerging issues facing public health. PHII is known for its expertise as a neutral convener of public health professionals and their stakeholders, transforming health practitioners’ ability to apply information effectively in order to improve health outcomes worldwide. Since 1992, PHII has assisted public health organizations in defining and leveraging the power of information systems to meet public health needs. For more information, visit our website at www.phii.org.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Directs the strategic planning, development, and implementation of program.

Collaborates with representatives from private, government, and international agencies.

Represents the program in various national and international forums.

Conducts research, designs new initiatives, writes publishable articles and papers, collaborates with others, and designs programs. May supervise staff.

Translates programmatic concepts into tools, products and services that meet the needs of program beneficiaries (generally public health practioners).

Identifies themes, trends and principles that emerge from multiple discrete situations and synthesize them into practical tools and products for program beneficiaries.

Develops and direct formal and informal learning activities to the needs of various public health audiences.

Tags

covid

data elements

ethics

executive orders

global health

health informatics

health outcomes

health systems

immunization

infectious diseases

information systems

information technology

neglected tropical diseases

tropical diseases

workforce development

Conducts presentations and facilitate groups to achieve programmatic objectives.

Utilize analytic skills to translate programmatic objectives into activities, establish measures and define data elements for analysis.

Conducts analysis of Heath Information Technology policy related issues and understands policy implications and drivers for tools, services and products.

Participates in grant preparation and proposal development.

Develops and disseminates work product from assigned areas of responsibility to national stakeholders through formal reports, peer-reviewed journal articles, and at scientific conference.

Participates fully as a member of the Task Force for Global Health by contributing, assisting and participating in projects, activities, and initiatives as requested by management.

TRAVEL: 5% – 10% domestic and international

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree in field related to specific program as indicated and five years program related experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Master’s degree in public health or related degree.

Experience in public health program areas of immunization, surveillance, vital records or direct services and/or working with Electronic Health Record systems, and/or health data standards or equivalent combination of experience, education and training.

NOTE: T his role will be granted the opportunity to work from home temporarily during the COVID-19 pandemic, with intent to return to an Emory University location in the future . Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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