Geisinger Health System


Henry Hood, M.D. Research Program Geisinger Health System

The Geisinger Health System (GHS) provides integrated health care delivery throughout much of rural Pennsylvania. It includes several major hospitals and a 250,000+ member HMO. The Henry Hood, MD Research Program is located on the Danville campus. A Biostatistician is sought to join a consulting office providing research design and statistical support for a wide variety of clinical research studies. Independent research is strongly encouraged.

The GHS offers a generous benefits package including 4 weeks vacation, a retirement and continuous education plan and excellent dental and health insurance. Several local universities (Bucknell, Susquehanna, and Bloomsburg) provide educational and cultural opportunities.

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidate must possess consulting experience in a medical setting and a PhD in Biostatistics or closely related field. Excellent written and oral communication skills, strong organizational skills and proficiency with SAS and other PC software required. Experience with research design in a medical setting would be a strong asset.

If interested, send a letter of interest and CV to:

James R. Elmore, MD 100 North Academy Avenue Danville, PA 17822-2150

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