Trainee Medical Statistician
The post holder will provide statistical advice and support to BCTU's clinical trial, diagnostic and test evaluation research programme that addresses a wide and interesting range of medical problems of practical relevance to patients, carers and health care providers. The post holder will work alongside a number of statisticians supporting studies within BCTU, under the mentorship of a senior statistician. The Unit is currently running studies in coloproctology, neurosciences, obstetrics and gynaecology, primary care, renal disease, surgery, burns, trauma and critical care.
- Knowledge of medical statistics, clinical trials, diagnostic and test evaluation studies.
- Knowledge of statistical techniques e.g. linear, logistic and Cox regression, analysis of variance, repeated measures, survival analysis.
- Knowledge of statistical analysis packages, preferably SAS and/or STATA.
- Knowledge of computer-based database management and data extraction/ reporting techniques (preferably Access/SQL).