OCCUPATIONAL SUMMARY: The Project Leader I position provides leadership to the department and to projects for application of information technology and health services research data management. This includes identifying research and business objectives and informatics solutions utilized in clinical research and health services data management operations. This can include translational, clinical research, health service policy projects. The Project Leader has knowledge of biomedical informatics practices including medical computing, terminology, healthcare and research data systems and health information exchange, including the use of electronic health data, including claims data, in clinical and policy research. Oversees assigned projects and is active in developing more efficient and effective data management support for research projects supported by the department. Close collaboration with other functional areas within department and across the facility, and external organizations is necessary.
The Project Leader I typically leads the operations on one or more biomedical or policy research projects of average to moderate complexity, at times with oversight of a more senior Project Manager.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Education/Training: Work requires graduation from an accredited degree program providing clinical training as a Registered Nurse (RN), Physician’s Assistant (PA) or Pharmacist plus 2 years of healthcare experience; or one of the following equivalents: