The Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Data Coordinator to join our team in a full time position. 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 the design, maintenance and implementation of the integrated clinical registry, research, and administrative data systems to our -Pediatric Weight Management Program in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology.
Develop integrated database solutions to store and retrieve information relevant to the research needs for the Pediatric Weight Management Program
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
Collaborate with PhD-level biostatisticians to assure appropriate modeling techniques and accuracy of programs
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.
Maintain a positive relationship and maintain clear communication with the study team, clinical staff, and administrators.
Attend study team meetings and trainings.
Any other related duties as assigned
Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of related experience
Master's degree preferred
Must successfully complete systems training requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 504631
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