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Job Title: Epidemiologist (ID#14599)

Location: Aberdeen, MD


Our client’s vision is to be the central epidemiological resource and a global health surveillance proponent for the U.S. Armed Forces. They provide timely, relevant, actionable, and comprehensive health surveillance information in order to promote, maintain, and enhance the health of military and military-associated populations.



  • Supports the Army Satellite lead to accomplish Army Satellite objectives and mission.
  • Provides professional expertise, support, guidance, and advice to leadership.
  • Work directly with Army customers on database construction and analyses.
  • Identify deficiencies and lack of standardization among health surveillance systems and reporting processes within DoD
  • Improve standardization and interoperability of health surveillance systems and reporting processes within DoD.
  • Assist in gaining and maintaining access to military databases to respond to routine and ad hoc data requests.
  • Standardized methodology and coding requirements to merge various data sources into a single database that can be utilized by Army customers.
  • Critically assess and comparatively evaluate health surveillance systems within DoD to identify gaps and lack of standardization.
  • Assist in determining the process/method to be used for establishing standardization and facilitate its establishment.
  • Promote incorporation of standards into existing and future health/medical data systems.
  • Represent the Army Satellite at internal and external meetings as needed.
  • Perform other duties as needed.



  • No


  • MPH in a public health discipline or epidemiology
  • Desires a minimum of five years public health experience.


  • Experience with DoD medical/health databases and surveillance systems.
  • Proficiency in using SAS, SPSS, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Excellent ethics and leadership skills.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Excellent analytical abilities.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Team player and collaborates well with professionals.
  • Preferred: knowledge with economic evaluation/cost analysis.



  • Climate-controlled office during normal business hours.

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