NYU Langone is one of the nation's premier academic medical centers that includes five hospitals (Tisch Hospital, Rusk Rehabilitation, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York, and NYU Lutheran Medical Center) and more than 200 ambulatory locations across the New York metropolitan area. It also includes NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. Learn more about NYU Langone.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Research Coordinator.
The New York University School of Medicines Department of Population Health is leading an exciting federally funded initiative that involves partnerships with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYCDOHMH) and the Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS). The purpose of this project, HealthyHearts NYC (HHNYC) is to test strategies for improving capacity for primary care settings to adopt evidence based guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention.
Launched in 2012, the Department of Population Health (DPH) is a dynamic environment of excellence, innovation and growth with faculty across a wide range of disciplines including behavioral and social sciences, epidemiology, health services research, evaluation, biostatistics, and medical ethics with a particular focus on health equity. The HHNYC initiative, now in its third year, is led by Dr. Donna Shelley, Co-Director of the Section for Tobacco Alcohol and Drug Use in DPH.
We are seeking a qualified Research Coordinator to provide support for evaluation and data management for the HealthyHearts NYC project. The Research Coordinator will work closely with NYU staff and faculty. The successful candidate will have a high degree of professional maturity, commitment to excellence, independence, flexibility, and initiative, and will possess the ability to work collaboratively with diverse individuals, teams and populations both internally and externally. The Research Coordinator reports to the Senior Data Analyst.
Maintain existing data collection and analysis systems in support of the research protocol
Under direct supervision by the Senior Data Analyst and with the guidance of the teams lead biostatistician, conduct basic statistical analyses and present them to the team;
Coordinate weekly evaluation team meeting, assemble and distribute meeting agenda and materials, and take and distribute meeting notes
Coordinate other meetings and conference calls as requested.
Support the development of publications and conference presentations, including by conducting lit reviews and creating tables and other data visualizations.
Assist the Senior Program Director with the development of standard reports for research sponsor.
To qualify you must have a Bachelors in pertinent field (clinical informatics; information management; statistics; biostatistics; epidemiology; public health; health care administration; computer science or similar field)
Familiarity with statistical analysis and programs, particularly R, as well as STATA and SAS
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Works well with other team members
Skills and Specifications
Knowledge of principles and methods of biostatistics; principles, theories, and procedures of epidemiology, including study design, statistical analysis, and causal inference
Appropriate computer processing methods used to generate, organize and display statistical and research data; and standard English grammar, spelling, and usage
Experience in REDCap is preferred
Experience in a professional environment is preferred
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.