Job number: ACAD102655
Division/School: School of Social and Community Medicine
Contract type: Open ended contract staff
Working pattern: Part time
Salary: Grade I: £32,004 - £36,001 per annum pro rata/ Grade J: £36,001 - £40,523 per annum pro rata
The Centre for Academic Primary Care, within the University of Bristol School of Social and Community Medicine, is seeking an enthusiastic quantitative researcher to support a new database research project in the area of polypharmacy and medication safety. You will conduct data processing and analysis to operationalise and implement a range of clinical indicators of inappropriate prescribing using coded health data from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) combined with medicines information from a separate drug safety database.
You should have a strong understanding of relational databases, be flexible and creative with respect to problem solving, and be capable of communicating effectively across the technical-clinical divide. There may be an opportunity to be involved with other work within the Medicines Research Group and support will be provided for further career development.
The post will be offered at level a (grade I) or b (grade J) depending on skills and experience.
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Closing date for applications: 18 June 2017.
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