The Sr. Research Program Coordinator will be responsible for providing vision, leadership, coordination, and subject matter expertise for research projects related to evidence-based healthcare, including work with Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare.
Duties and Responsibilities:
*Work and communicate independently with health professionals, researchers, policy makers, and consumer advocates to integrate best research evidence into health care.
*Work with national organizations to promote and secure funding for Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare, including Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
*Coordinate projects related to a coalition of leading health care consumer advocates applying evidence-based healthcare in their work.
*Oversee day-to-day activities of staff and achieve benchmarks in a timely fashion for grant-funded projects.
*Oversee expenditures related to project budgets.
*Integrate new and changing legislative aspects of healthcare into innovative research projects.
*Keep up-to-date with knowledge and mastery of research subjects.
*Coordinate and maintain clearinghouse function of Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare to match professional health care organizations with consumer advocates.
*Develop and organize programs for major annual conferences, including the curriculum and related materials, inviting international speakers, agenda setting, approving conference budgets, arrangements and contracts.
*Develop and disseminate written technical and informational material related to evidence-based healthcare, Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare, and other topics.
*Work with Principal Investigator and others to develop and enhance web-based and classroom education related to evidence-based healthcare methods and interpretation.
*Work independently and with faculty to develop educational materials and documents related to in-person educational meetings.
*Lead data monitoring, collection and management on patient and/or consumer engagement in research, and present data at national and international conferences.
*Develop and implement new methods to improve consumer engagement in research.
*Produce documents that include but are not limited to reports on Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare, quarterly and annual progress reports to funders, and grant proposals.
Bachelor's degree and three (3) years of related experience in public health, health care policy , evidence-based healthcare, consumer advocacy, education, community and/or legislative affairs, or related field. Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Master's degree in Public Health, Health Sciences, Healthcare Administration, or related discipline.
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