THIS IS A 50% CAREER POSITION and is located in Richmond, CA. The Lab Aspire Program Coordinator position reports to the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH) in the Department of Public Health Sciences. The Lab Aspire Program Coordinator supports the mission of the Communicable Disease Emergency Response contract to support statewide disease surveillance and prevention in order to develop public health action and emergency response plans and recommendations in partnership with the Division of Communicable Disease Control ' Center for Infectious Disease in the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).REQUIRED--Bachelor's degree in related field or experience with a local or state public health agency in the management and analysis of public health surveillance data preferred.--Minimum of two years' experience in planning, coordinating, managing, and implementing grant-funded public health, community, or educational programs and activities--Desired experience working in a public health laboratory including knowledge of federal and state personnel qualifications and regulations--Excellent organizational and analytical skills; ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks, and work well under pressure to develop and achieve goals--Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to train others on program objectives--Working knowledge of grant administration and management--Ability to coordinate multiple activities to ensure completion of projects, tasks and assignmentsSPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.