Epidemiologist/ Data Scientist

LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology - Toronto, ON (4 months ago)

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LMC Healthcare (LMC) is Canada's largest specialist care provider in diabetes, endocrinology & metabolism. We're transforming diabetes care by making it more accessible, comprehensive and patient-centric than ever before.

LMC has 15 multi-disciplinary centres of excellence and 20 clinical research sites located in 3 provinces (Ontario, Alberta, and Quebec). Our 50+ Endocrinologists, many of whom are nationally renowned for their areas of expertise, are supported by an interdisciplinary team of highly qualified Medical Office Administrators, Medical Assistants, Registered Nurses, Registered Dietitians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Optometrists, Opticians, Optical Assistants, Chiropodists and Clinical Research Professionals.

Currently, our rapidly expanding team is in need of a Epidemiologist/ Data Scientist who can work for us on a temporary, full-time (16-month contract) basis at our Mid-Toronto Head Office with occasional travel to various sites.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Management of large data sets including extraction, manipulation and data analysis
Protocol design and writing; Abstract writing; Poster development, Manuscript writing and submission
Research project coordination, training of staff, and project management
In–depth data analysis and reporting for research projects using various statistical methods and software
Qualifications- Education, Experience & Certification

PhD degree in Epidemiology or Health Sciences
Minimum of 2 years experience with statistical analysis
Proficiency with statistical software packages such as SAS, SPSS, or R, and familiarity with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, PRISM, and other packages and programming languages
Experience in manipulating large data sets
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to present various data and concepts to diverse audiences including clinical staff and external parties such as industry experts, and to prepare written summaries of research reports and scientific manuscripts
Driven to achieve and produce abstracts and manuscripts to drive learning and patient care in diabetes.
Ability to work collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team
Adaptable and ready to work in a fast-paced and changing environment
Strong initiative, organizational and project management skills

LMC provides six industry-leading programs areas:
Endocrinology Specialist Practice (publicly-funded) - representing the largest group of Endocrinologists globally
Nationally-accredited Diabetes Education Program (publicly-funded)
Diabetes Pharmacy
Chiropody & Foot Specialist Care
Optometry & Eye Specialist Care
Canada's largest Clinical Research network specializing in Diabetes innovations
Why LMC might be right for you!

2016 Certified Best Workplace™
2014 and 2015 Canada's Best Workplaces™
Competitive Salary
Comprehensive Health Benefits
RRSP contribution matching
Education allowance (days and funding)
Ongoing career training and development
Employee Appreciation Days Off
Additional Holiday Closure
Opportunities to work with internationally renowned Endocrinologists
State of the art Electronic Medical Records (EMR) environment
LMC Healthcare is an organization committed to ensuring accessible services and communications to individuals with disabilities. Once an applicant has been selected for an interview, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their accommodation needs known when contacted.

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