At Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities.
The Scientist, Real-World Evidence and Insights will have responsibility to support the design and implementation of innovative Real-World Evidence (RWE)/Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HEOR) strategies and activities to produce scientific evidence and publications for our pharmaceutical clients, with guidance from Senior Scientists. Ideally, this individual will have experience conducting observational research studies from various data sources including administrative claims, electronic health records (EHR), or through primary data collection.
The Scientist will assist Lead and Senior Scientists in developing study proposals, research protocols, and statistical analysis plans; conducting analyses; and reporting results. The position requires strong verbal and written communications skills (e.g., research protocol development). Candidates with additional experience conducting pharmacoeconomics research are also sought.
Remote, work from home
Ability to travel up to 15% for client meetings and conferences
Support the generation of high-quality real-world research studies using administrative claims, EHR, and primary data collection.
Conduct background product/disease area literature reviews.
Draft portions of research proposals, research protocols, table shells, statistical analysis plans, and study reports.
Proactively address research design and analytical issues.
Ability to work in a fast-paced and accountable environment engaging on multiple projects with multiple manufacturers at the same time
Support the development of research study concepts, protocol, and reports.
Utilize appropriate research methods and data sources to deliver high-value and quality real-world research to pharmaceutical manufacturers
Prepare proposal requests for RWE/HEOR work projects and manages selection process
Prepare technical presentations and actively engage with the external environment in improving the state of the discipline
Prepare HEOR data as background materials for discussion with pharmaceutical customers
Communicate effectively and professionally with pharmaceutical HEOR customers
Ability to provide excellent customer service when delivering work on projects
Develop expertise in RWE/HEOR through publications and presentations of scientific research
Collaborate with HEOR team, as required, to compile evidence required to execute projects for pharmaceutical clients
Generate communication materials, publications, and reports
Interact with HEOR personnel to assist with background materials for reports and publications
Interact with HEOR staff to identify research activities and/or evidence to advance health care efficiencies for pharmaceutical clients
Masters degree or PhD highly preferred
1-3 years of experience preferred
Experience in conducting observational research, highly preferred
Direct oncology work, preferred
Problem-solving capability as demonstrated by ability to evaluate threats and opportunities and modify as appropriate
Well-developed conceptual and integrative thinking with capability to access internal and external resources for advice
Proactive application of therapeutic area and disease treatment knowledge in oncology
Demonstrated success implementing projects, including engagement with key stakeholders, with high degree of autonomy
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to manage a wide variety of projects
Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals
Recommends new practices, processes, metrics, or models
Works on or may lead complex projects of large scope
Projects may have significant and long-term impact
Provides solutions which may set precedent
Independently determines method for completion of new projects
Receives guidance on overall project objectives
Acts as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for healthcare facilities.We are a crucial link between the clinical and operational sides of healthcare, delivering end-to-end solutions and data-driving insights that advance healthcare and improve lives every day. With deep partnerships, diverse perspectives and innovative digital solutions, we build connections across the continuum of care. With more than 50 years of experience, we seize the opportunity to address healthcare's most complicated challenges – now, and in the future.As a global, growing company, we’re able to offer rewarding careers that let you make a positive impact on our customers and communities.