Deadline: March 27, 2012
EPIDEMIOLOGIST (Contract) (12-143)
Duration: approximately thirteen (13) months
Health Services – Communicable Diseases Division
The Communicable Diseases (CD) Division requires a dynamic, self-starter to provide epidemiological expertise and project management in the areas of health data analysis and interpretation, and in the evaluation of communicable disease surveillance programs. Reporting to the Manager of Infection Prevention and Surveillance, you will work in a self-directed manner within a collaborative team environment and will be responsible for monitoring data from reportable diseases and novel surveillance systems; analyzing data; report writing; and working with regional and external stakeholders on various surveillance projects. You will also participate in outbreak investigations, collaborate and work with internal staff, external agencies and epidemiology colleagues in the province.
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