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Regional Epidemiologist – Public Health Surveillance Unit

 

Job Title: Regional Epidemiologist - Public Health Surveillance Unit
Work Site: Office of the Chief Med Health Officer - West Broadway
Status: Regular Full Time - Baseline (1.00 FTE)
Reference#: 095518-ale

 

Job Summary:

As the Regional Epidemiologist, you will report to the Interim Regional Director - Public Health Surveillance and will work to monitor disease trends and health indicators for the purpose of implementing effective prevention strategies in Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH).  This goal will be achieved through the establishment, maintenance and periodic evaluation of regional surveillance data for diseases, health indicators and determinants of health.

 

In collaboration and consultation with other program areas within the Office of the Chief Medical Health Officer, you will have a role on regional public health matters.

 

Your key internal partnerships will include Medical Health Officers, Public Health Nurses, Environmental Health Officers, Infection Control Practitioners, Population Health, Health Protection, Emergency Management, as well as external colleagues at other health authorities, regional/hospital Epidemiologists, and provincial and federal Epidemiologists and laboratories.

 

 

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***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to staffpostings.vch.ca for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as external candidates. Seniority will not apply.***

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