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Epidemiologist  Durham, NC  Posted: 11/9/2022
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Alphanumeric is hiring an Epidemiologist with Pharmaceutical industry experience to work remote in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.

This position is 100% Remote 

Improve disease understanding relevant to drug development: incidence, prevalence, risk factors, natural history course, treatment patterns, comorbidities, co-medications, outcome measures, phenotypes, biomarkers, unmet needs, and their variations across domains such as demographics and geographies.

Support clinical trial design, in particular identification of the target population, protocol development, patient recruitment and patient medical history data ascertainment.

Contribute to medication safety evaluation: provide background event rates, synthesize existing evidence including through meta-analyses, identify high-risk populations.

Support post-marketing surveillance activities: risk evaluation mitigation strategies, epidemiology studies for signal detection and inference, post-authorization studies of treatment benefit and risk.

Critically appraise existing epidemiology evidence and create new evidence through delivery of specific research plans/protocols and analysis of healthcare databases available within the company.

5 years or more in Epidemiology, having at least 1 year in the pharmaceutical industry and equivalent experience in an academic or government setting.

Significant experience applying epidemiologic methods to study a variety of questions in support of medicine development (safety, effectiveness, natural history of disease)
Demonstrable experience leading pharmaco-epidemiologic research programs in a drug development environment

Excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrated ability to communicate scientific evidence to peers and at scientific meetings. 

Job Requirements


PhD required in epidemiology (preferred) or a relevant discipline (i.e. health services research, health outcomes research, public health, statistics or pharmaceutical sciences) 

This position requires that all workers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and proof of vaccination will be required. Considerations will be made for those seeking Medical Exemption under ADA or Religious 
 exemption under Title VII



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