Department Name: 40113:Opioid Abuse Research Strategic Invstmnt
This grant-funded position is in direct support of the research mission of the NIH-Healing Communities initiative at the University of Kentucky. The Education Program Coordinator will report to the Research Operations Director and receive guidance from the Treatment Team Scientific Leads. The primary responsibilities of the Education Program Coordinator are to: (1) coordinate in-person and webinar-based educational programming for organizations participating in NIH HEALing Communities’ effort to expand evidence-based interventions in 16 Kentucky counties; and (2) participate in data collection, coding, and analysis. The Education Program Coordinator will have responsibility for coordinating curriculum development and educational implementation activities with a multi-professional team of stakeholders and be responsible for developing and implementing processes and outcome evaluation protocols for the education program.
Project management, relationship management, scientific data collection, previous experience with human studies.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
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University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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