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Global Oncology, a cross-divisional program overseen by the Vaccines and Infectious Diseases Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, has a mission to reduce the global burden of cancers, especially in low and middle-income countries, through the advancement of research and the development of new low-cost prevention and treatment strategies. A cornerstone of the program is a decade-long alliance with the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) that advances research, capacity building, and cancer care. Fred Hutch operates in Uganda as the Hutchinson Centre Research Institute of Uganda, or HCRI-Ug.
This Seattle-based Statistical Research Associate (SRA) will work collaboratively with program investigators to develop and lead the core biostatistics activities of the Global Oncology program. The SRA will independently design, monitor, and analyze clinical, translational, and epidemiologic studies. In addition to working with principal investigators, the SRA will consult with academic trainees, project managers, and data managers. May oversee or coordinate routine statistical reports and provide technical and organizational leadership to project staff. A research background in infection related cancers, implementation science and/or global oncology is highly desired.
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