Seeking individual with interest in programs designed to promote children’s health to provide extensive data and analytic expertise to the National Pediatric COVID-19 Training Center in coordination with the internal and external project team, as well as, identify areas for quality improvement.
Qualified candidates will have:
Master’s degree in research, psychology, child development, public health, or related field required, with a focus on program evaluation or measurement.
At least four years’ experience in health services research required, including program evaluation, project development and management, and scientific and grant writing.
Experience with quality improvement strongly preferred.
Excellent organizational, communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
Must be able to oversee a heavy workload including multiple programs and projects simultaneously within deadlines, work both independently and as part of a team, and effectively collaborate with various internal and external constituents.
Strong technical acumen with proficiency in MS Office , MS Power BI and the ability to learn and apply new technologies required.
Travel and occasional weekend work required.
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The AAP offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.
Reasonable Accommodation: Individuals with a disability in need of a reasonable accommodation regarding the job application process may call 630-626-6297. Please note, only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.
About American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a membership organization of 67,000 pediatricians and approximately 475 staff committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The AAP promotes pediatrics and advances child health priorities by developing policy, conducting research, building coalitions, raising public awareness, funding community-based projects, and supporting training and professional education for our membership.