Statistician

UCLA Health - Westwood, CA (30+ days ago)4.2


Responsibilities
Within the Department of Radiology, the Data Manager / Biostatistician is responsible for all aspects of quality control of the dataset generated by the Integrated Diagnostics (IDx) project, a joint venture between the Departments of Radiological Sciences and Pathology. The incumbent would be responsible for data management (DM), data Quality Control (QC), data transfer and statistical analyses of the IDx data for all the organs/domains thereby ensuring data integrity and validity. Day-to-day direction from the senior biostatistician and the biostatistics lead faculty member. Additionally, administrative supervision can be provided by the IDx program director. Responsible for managing databases including database design and maintenance, managing electronic data transfers, study randomization coordination, and programming of data rules, checks, listings, and reports Define, design and maintain database components, e.g., fields, tables, "panels", code lists, for study protocols. Support routine data transfer processes, e.g., central lab data. Support data management activities, e.g., review of design and data queries, tracking, coding, and locking.
Perform statistical analysis on project data.

Qualifications
Master's Degree in Biostatistics with a minimum of 2 years of experience in data management and statistical analyses. Bachelor's Degree with adequate experience. Ability to use computer software for word processing, data tabulation, presentation making, and graphing. Knowledge of experimental design, multivariate analysis, regression analysis, and sampling techniques. Programming experience using SAS or STATA, R, MS Access, PL.SOL, SQL Plus. Experience with relational databases, such as clinical imaging and genomic data. Strong communication and interpersonal skills for interaction to communicate diplomatically and effectively with faculty, peers, patients, physicians, collaborators, researchers, administrators, and University faculty and staff. Ability to function as a team member. Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and skill in setting priorities to meet rigorous deadlines and adapting to changes. Skill in organizing and maintaining accurate, up-to-date files and records for audits and other follow-up activities.