American Heart Association Research Outcomes Manager in Anywhere, United States

Research Outcomes Manager

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Job Description

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact on people’s lives every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association (AHA|ASA), we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely!

So here is the story....

AHA’s work is both satisfying and challenging and makes a real difference in people's lives. At AHA, you have the opportunity to achieve professional growth along with personal fulfillment. Here, you can connect with people in order to make a lifesaving impact. AHA partners with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where YOU can make an extraordinary impact.

This is your opportunity!

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Research Outcomes Manager in our National Center office located in Dallas, TX (Remote/Home based is acceptable) .

The successful candidate will have a strong background in the translation of scientific outcomes.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Responsible for directing, guiding and collaborating with research/science volunteers to analyze the outcomes of AHA funded research.

  • Must be able to make programmatic recommendations to the appropriate research staff/volunteer committees.

  • An integral function of the position will be the production of case-for-support materials, research productivity documents, as well as Field summary documents.

Ready to see if you have the qualifications for success?

Required Experience

First and foremost, y ou must be able to apply scientific and statistical expertise to research and the evaluation of research outcomes. You will also need:

  • MD (or equivalent), PhD or MPH in biomedical science, public health, data science, or a related field

  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in the biomedical research outcomes evaluation or evaluation of public health programs

  • Ability to synthesize data, apply statistical analyses then develop and report conclusions to both scientific and non-scientific audiences

  • Ability to understand, integrate and summarize scientific literature

  • Superior writing, communication, and analytical skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with volunteers, staff, and the public as part of a team

  • Demonstrated ability to simultaneously manage multiple, complex projects in varying stages of development under time constraints

  • Ability and willingness to assume responsibility and to successfully work with minimal supervision, both independently and as a team

  • Must be able to travel overnight approx. 10% of the time

Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:

  • Experience with statistical analysis and tools

  • Clinical or research experience in the cardiovascular, neuroscience or related fields

  • Knowledge of voluntary health organizations or nonprofit organizations

  • Experience in volunteer management

  • Demonstrated understanding and appreciation for the use of technology and information systems

Attracting talented, committed employees like you means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.

So, are you ready to work for the AHA? Click on “New Resume” to submit your online application. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.

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Job Location

Anywhere, , United States

Position Type


Job Category: Science/Research

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