Scientific Policy Analyst
Company: Medical Science & Computing (MSC)
Posted on: May 13, 2022
We are currently searching for a Scientific Policy Analyst to
support the objectives of the Translational Blood Science &
Resources Branch (TBSRB). This opportunity is full-time, and it is
on site in Bethesda, MD and/or remote work.
Duties & Responsibilities
Collaborate with staff in the TBSRB, DBDR and as instructed, with
staff from other NHLBI Divisions and Offices on general scientific
issues related to the NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Initiative with active
participation in the research agendas.
Perform analysis and prepare reports to assess the effectiveness of
Communicate orally and in writing in a clear, accurate, organized,
and concise manner.
Properly interpret and provide technical advice and timely
summaries of relevant clinical and scientific information, as well
as policies related to the Cure Sickle Cell initiative.
Support the coordination, implementation, and monitoring of Cure
Sickle Cell scientific programs and activities.
Advise the NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Initiative Program Team of unique
conditions and issues which affect scientific and administrative
Assist staff with the preparation of scientific talks and
Prepare, present, and disseminate information about the scientific
landscape of gene therapy and gene editing studies in sickle cell
patients, advances and changes in biomanufacturing and clinical
trial design related to these studies, patient engagement, and
clinical trial recruitment.
Assists in other NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Initiative program-related
Actively engage colleagues and TBSRB leadership on
topics/assignments, and proactively identify new topics and
strategies relevant to achieving the goals of the team in support
of the Cure Sickle Cell initiative.
Facilitate communication with respect to goals of the overall
program among other Federal agencies and Cure Sickle Cell
Initiative Partners such as the American Society of Hematology,
biomedical industry, and patient stakeholder groups.
Assist staff with the development and coordination of working
groups and meetings, including team meetings.
Coordinate with Office of Management (OM) offices (e.g., PMO, OT)
to provide scientific progress updates towards program milestones
and objectives, providing input and programmatic perspective on
budgetary needs/projections and emerging risks/issues.
Facilitate communications and collaborations between the NHLBI Cure
Sickle Cell Initiative team and the California Institute for
Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) in regard to co-funded projects.
Facilitate communication among the NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Clinical
Trial Platform, the NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Biomanufacturing Core,
the NHLBI Cure Sickle Cell Data Consortium, the NHLBI Cure Sickle
Cell Program Team, NHLBI staff, and NHLBI leadership by providing
information about the overall program and serving as a resource for
Ph.D. in a science-related discipline or field. Three (3) years of
specialized experience plus a Master's degree is equivalent to a
Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelor's
degree is equivalent to a Ph.D.
Minimum five (5) years' experience in relevant field.
Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
Strong interpersonal skills and a teamwork mind-set.
Excellent analytical, organizational, and time-management
Proficiency with Microsoft 365 (MS Word, Excel, Outlook) and
Demonstrated attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
Dovel Technologies and its Family of Companies (Medical Science &
Computing and Ace Info Solutions) was acquired in October 2021.
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