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Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the ATHN team. ATHN is an equal opportunity employer.
We are pleased to support our ATHN Affiliates by posting career opportunities at centers by region on this page. Please see individual postings for details on how to apply.
Positions at ATHN
The American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (ATHN) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by bleeding and clotting disorders. To fulfill its mission ATHN supports a network of Hemophilia Treatment Centers providing care to patients with rare bleeding and clotting disorders, hosts research projects, and makes a national dataset available to researchers. Much of the work done at ATHN is the collection, management, and analysis of data. ATHN’s Data Scientist performs a critical role in those processes.
The Data Scientist position reports to the Senior Director of Biostatistics. The biostatistics team is composed of two Data Scientists, two Biostatisticians and one Project Manager. As a member of the biostatistics team, ATHN’s Data Scientist primary responsibility is to identify, select and implement the tools and techniques required to transform data from different data sources, perform analyses, and develop models and visualizations of ATHN’s data assets. The work performed by the person filling this role will be varied, including working with investigators on novel research, working with ATHN’s support staff and treatment centers to validate and clean their data, and developing software to improve ATHN’s analysis processes. The candidate that we hire work with the biostatistics team scientist to redesign several research datasets and the data flow process for those datasets. As the candidate becomes more experienced in hemophilia, they will be given the opportunity to work with investigators and other members of the hemophilia community on research projects and data quality initiatives.
ATHN is a virtual organization, meaning that all ATHN staff are remote workers. We rely on modern communication tools to create a collective sense of purpose and stay connected with each other. If making a difference in the treatment of rare disorders excites you and you enjoy working remotely, we encourage you to apply.
Essential Job Functions
- Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
- Automating the generation of data tables for monthly accrual reports of ATHN sponsored research projects
- Generating the next generation data migration tools in collaboration with the external vendor
- Performing ad-hoc queries/analyses and presenting results in a clear manner
- Automating routine analyses
- Integrating Python into ATHN’s analysis processes
- Assisting in the selection and automation of processes and procedures intended to ensure the quality of ATHN’s data assets
- Working with investigators or ATHN biostatisticians to develop statistical analysis plans for research protocols, executing those analyses, and contributing to manuscripts
- Working with ATHN’s software development team to migrate analyses and visualizations from research prototypes to harden products that can be supported by the organization long-term
- Working with ATHN’s support staff and treatment centers to validate and clean their data
- Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, statistics, applied mathematics or other related fields
- Proficiency in SQL
- Proficiency in Python including Pandas and Matplotlib packages
- Demonstrates familiarity with descriptive statistics
- Able to perform chi-square test and/or t-test
- 1 - 2 years professional experience in data mining and/or data analysis
- Proficiency in version control tool (e.g. git)
- Excellent software engineering skills (e.g. testing, software design)
- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
- Able to work independently as well as collaboratively
- Experience using Jupyter or IPython
- Experience with NumPy, SciPy
- Experience using R or SAS
- Experience with dashboard framework (e.g. Bokeh or Dash/Plotly)
- Experience in Golang
- Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, statistics or applied mathematics
Salary range $80,000 to $100,000
Interested individuals can apply by sending a cover letter and CV to: Dunlei Cheng, Senior Director of Biostatistics DCheng@athn.org
Positions at ATHN Affiliates
The Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine has an immediate opening for a Pediatric Hematologist, with focused training in pediatric hematology, hemophilia and thrombophilia. The physician will provide clinical patient care services to patients with cancer and blood disorders focusing on benign hematology, bleeding disorders and hemophilia, and thrombosis. The physician will provide care in a multidisciplinary Hemophilia Treatment Center (HTC) to patients with benign hematologic conditions in the outpatient clinic and inpatient unit, including an inpatient hematology consult service. There is an opportunity to participate in clinical and translational research projects and to implement clinical trials. Clinical activities will be carried out at Primary Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Service Line outpatient clinic and inpatient unit. In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including education, investigation, administration as well as advocacy.
The pediatric hematologist will collaborate with an outstanding group of pediatric hematologists/oncologists, as well as pediatric orthopedic surgeons, pediatric BMT program, and the adult hematology programs, which include active clinical and basic research programs. In addition, interactions with social workers, physical therapists, neuropsychologists, advanced practitioners and basic scientists will be an important part of this role.
Qualified candidates must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, and must have focused training in pediatric hematology, hemophilia and thrombophilia. The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical or Tenure Track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The University of Utah/Department of Pediatrics offers a competitive salary and an unmatched benefits program, including non-contributory retirement contributions of 20.2% of annual salary that vest immediately. The Department offers a faculty development and mentoring program designed to help faculty succeed in translational or basic research.
Salt Lake City offers an incredible quality of life with a growing economy, rich cultural scene with ballet, theatre, symphony, opera and museums, outstanding restaurants, and a moderate cost of living. The city is a well-known ski destination and a gateway to the state’s renowned landscapes. In addition to its 14 ski resorts, Utah boasts five scenic national parks (with five more within a day’s drive), a variety of golf courses allowing for year-round play, hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, a picturesque Lake Powell, and numerous other outdoor activities.
Interested individuals can apply at http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/110299. Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required. For additional information about the position, please contact: Richard S. Lemons, M.D., Ph.D., at email@example.com.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.
Montefiore Medical Center, the university hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, New York), is seeking a candidate for a tenure track, full-time Clinical Hematologist / Clinical Researcher faculty position in our Division of Hematology at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level.
Our ideal candidate will have interests in the care and management of patients with thrombosis, bleeding disorders, complementopathies, hemoglobinopathies, and general nonmalignant hematology. We are a large nonmalignant hematology group, with a funded Hemophilia Treatment Center and a Sickle Cell Center. The candidate would be expected to participate in and develop their own clinical/epidemiologic research and/or clinical trials. The position includes clinical practice in both inpatient and outpatient settings, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. Preference will be given to candidates interested in hemostasis and thrombosis. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.
Candidates must have an M.D, be board certified in Hematology, and be eligible for a license to practice medicine in the state of New York. We are an equal opportunity employer.
We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an academically strong, growing and collaborative Division of Hematology in a leading medical school. Interested individuals should email their CV to Henny Billett MD, Chief of the Division of Hematology, Department of Oncology at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Institute (CBDI) in St. Petersburg, Florida is pleased to announce the recruitment of a junior faculty member in pediatric hematology to direct, with mentorship from senior leaders in pediatric coagulation, a new Hemostasis and Thrombosis (HAT) inpatient service at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital (JHACH). The HAT service is designed to seamlessly integrate with the outpatient thrombosis, stroke and bleeding disorder clinics. This person will provide ongoing consultative co-management for inpatients (primarily in the ICUs) with thrombosis, bleeding (hemostasis), stroke, VAD and ECMO throughout their duration of hospitalization. The physician will also provide care for stroke, thrombosis and sickle cell patients as part of a team of pediatric benign hematology subspecialists in the outpatient setting. In addition, this individual will pursue mentored research and quality/safety initiatives within HAT and sickle cell disease. Candidate requirements include completion of an ACGME fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology. Additional fellowship training in HAT strongly preferred. Depending upon candidate qualifications, either a part-time or full-time faculty appointment is anticipated in the Division of Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
The JHM Pediatric Thrombosis Program is one of the largest in the country, caring for approximately 100 new patients annually across the Baltimore and St. Petersburg campuses. Both the JHM Pediatric Thrombosis Program and the JHM Pediatric Sickle Cell Program are international leaders in clinical trials in their fields, including active roles as a clinical coordinating center, data coordinating center, and/or central biorepository for multicenter investigator-initiated studies. In addition, the program leads bi-campus cohort and biobanking studies in HAT and serves as a very active center in the International Pediatric Stroke Study.
JHACH is a 259-bed teaching hospital, ranked as a U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospital in eight pediatric specialties (2020-2021) including Cancer. Resources include a Clinical and Translational Research Organization, state-of-the-art Biorepository, and multi-omics Molecular Determinants Center and Core. As one of the largest pediatric Hematology-Oncology centers in the southeastern United States, the CBDI is a leading center for treatment and clinical research. Clinical areas of focus for the CBDI include benign hematology, comprehensive sickle cell program, coagulation and thrombophilia, vascular malformations, familial cancer, neuro-oncology, hematologic malignancies, sarcoma, neuroblastoma and bone marrow transplantation. As the Institute continues to grow, collaborative relationships are also expanding with the JHU Department of Oncology, the Sydney Kimmel Cancer Center, the JHU SOM Division of Pediatric Hematology, Moffitt Cancer Center and Tampa General Hospital. These relationships give clinicians and researchers access to clinical trials, translational research opportunities and internationally recognized expertise.
The CBDI has over 130 diverse active therapeutic and supportive care studies that are investigator-initiated, industry-sponsored, or offered through national organizations such as the Children’s Oncology Group and various other consortia. The creation of our pediatric Biorepository and Molecular Determinants Core provide additional opportunities for phase 1, 2, 3 and pilot studies.
The Tampa-St. Petersburg area is a wonderful place to work and live, offering year-round sunshine, abundant cultural and recreational activities, sports venues, excellent schools and an affordable cost of living. Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is centrally located to many of Florida's amenities, only minutes from Tampa and the beautiful gulf beaches, two hours from Orlando, and four hours from Miami.
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