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Position: Statistician
Institution: Queen Mary University of London
Department: Blizard Institute
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: You will join the thriving and dynamic clinical trials unit supporting high quality clinical trials in primary care, women’s health, psychiatry, surgery and beyond. The Pragmatic Clinical Trials Unit (PCTU) is located in the Centre for Primary Care and Public Health and is linked with the Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health. The PCTU has particular expertise in studying interventions as they would be delivered in practice. You will be joining a team of statisticians and health economists currently working within the unit on a wide variety of trials, systematic reviews/meta-analysis and observational studies at different stages of their development and completion
Requirements: The post will involve contributing to the study protocol, developing the statistical analysis strategy, conducting statistical analyses, and liaising with other researchers and health professionals. In addition, you will contribute to the publication of the findings. You will possess an MSc or PhD in statistics, epidemiology or closely related field, or equivalent professional experience, have an interest in medical research and some experience analysing clinical data. Previous experience in developing prediction models is an advantage but not required. You will also be a strong and enthusiastic communicator about the value of sound statistical approaches. The ability to work as part of a team and to organise and prioritise your own work are essential
   
Text: Statistician - QMUL18246 Department: Blizard Institute Salary: £33,615 to £39,483 per annum (Grade 4) Reference: QMUL18246 Date posted: 26-Apr-2019 Closing date: 24-May-2019 Job profile Apply online Overview: We are looking for a statistician to support the CRESCENDO project, aimed at creating a Clinical Prediction Model to predict Surgical Success in Endometriosis. This condition effects between 6-10% of UK women causing severe pain, infertility, fatigue and lower quality of life. There is no cure. Using data from around 5000 women we want to develop a clinical prediction model that uses information on women’s endometriosis symptoms so clinicians can predict the success of surgery for each woman individually. You will join the thriving and dynamic clinical trials unit supporting high quality clinical trials in primary care, women’s health, psychiatry, surgery and beyond. The Pragmatic Clinical Trials Unit (PCTU) is located in the Centre for Primary Care and Public Health and is linked with the Barts Research Centre for Women’s Health. The PCTU has particular expertise in studying interventions as they would be delivered in practice. You will be joining a team of statisticians and health economists currently working within the unit on a wide variety of trials, systematic reviews/meta-analysis and observational studies at different stages of their development and completion. The unit also carries out methodological research related to trials, and has an international reputation for its work on cluster-randomised trials and trials of complex interventions. The post will involve contributing to the study protocol, developing the statistical analysis strategy, conducting statistical analyses, and liaising with other researchers and health professionals. In addition, you will contribute to the publication of the findings. You will possess an MSc or PhD in statistics, epidemiology or closely related field, or equivalent professional experience, have an interest in medical research and some experience analysing clinical data. Previous experience in developing prediction models is an advantage but not required. You will also be a strong and enthusiastic communicator about the value of sound statistical approaches. The ability to work as part of a team and to organise and prioritise your own work are essential. The post is being offered as a full-time or part-time (with a minimum of 0.7 FTE) fixed term appointment for 15 months starting as soon as possible. There is the possibility of extension to further support the work of the PCTU. Starting salary will be in the range of £33,615 - £39,483 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan. Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Nadine Marlin at n.marlin@qmul.ac.uk or on 44 (0) 020 7882 7327 . Details about the school can be found at https://www.qmul.ac.uk/smd/ and PCTU at https://www.qmul.ac.uk/pctu/ To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below. The closing date for applications is 24 May 2019. Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter. Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality The School of Medicine and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science. The School of Medicine holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award. We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers. We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for childcare support. As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN principles we strongly encourage applications from women. Apply online
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