1335 East-West Highway, Ste. 6-100
Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
Description ICON Government and Public Health specializes in
preclinical through phase IV support of clinical research and
clinical trial services for biologics, drugs, and devices. We help
our customers get their products to market faster with a wide array
of research, regulatory, and sponsor services both within the US
and around the globe and respond rapidly to global health
Position Summary: S/he does not preform inherently governmental
duties in this position. All staff working in the Division of
Clinical Affairs are contract staff. S/he will provide oversight of
the Offices of Care Coordination and Clinical Initiatives and
assist DVBIC HQ in TBI Surveillance and neurocognitive assessment
program (NCAT). S/he will support TBI education efforts at DVBIC HQ
and within the DVBIC Network. S/he will teach, coach and mentor
contractor division staff, as well as, contract Network Site
leadership and clinical staff. Serve as the SME for the effective
implementation of the DVBIC Clinical Programs and for intensive,
evidence-based, multidisciplinary treatment interventions of TBI.
S/he will champion these programs as an effective standard of care
option for intensive, multidisciplinary care for patients along the
full continuum of TBI severity. S/he shall assist and contribute
expertise in the development and recommendations of strategic level
clinical guidance, administrative policies, and network resource
allocations for government leadership. S/he is expected to take
initiative, act independently and perform with minimal direction
and oversight in responding to issues in her/his areas of expertise
and responsibility as part of a high-tempo office environment.
Reasonable Accommodation Statement:
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able
to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each
essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.
Provide supervision over contract staff and functions in the
Offices of Care Coordination and Clinical Initiatives and assist
DVBIC HQ Leadership in TBI Surveillance and NCAT
Serves as teacher, coach, and mentor to the contractor HQ
division staff, contract Network Site leadership and site
Serves as SME for the effective implementation of the DVBIC
Clinical Programs and for intensive, evidence-based,
multidisciplinary treatment interventions of TBI.
Serves as the champion these programs as an effective standard
of care option for intensive, multidisciplinary care for patients
along the full continuum of TBI severity.
Assists and contributes expertise in the development and
recommendations of strategic level clinical guidance,
administrative policies, and network resource allocations for
Assists in the development and analyses metrics for identified
programs in support of demonstrating the program’s effectiveness
and feasibility for expansion and provides reports to government
Takes initiative, acts independently and performs with minimal
direction in responding to issues in her/his areas of expertise and
Provides oversight in the conduction of training for contract
staff and external stakeholders.
Conducts site visits to DVBIC Network Sites.
Serves as a TBI Clinical and Policy SME in internal and external
working groups, speaker, program/project development and
implementation under the direction and oversight of the
Supervises and assists junior contract staff within Clinical
Division and Network Sites Clinical Staff.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Laboratory/office environment; may require working evenings and
weekends. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to manipulate
objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb
stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. Work
may involve long periods of standing and handling of numerous
chemicals and/or hazardous biological material. The employee must
occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The noise level in
the work environment is usually moderate.
Qualifications Education Required
Masters or better in Health Related Field.
Experience in the care of patients with TBI – in-patient,
out-patient, or rehabilitation settings or obtain Certified Brain
Injury Specialists (CBIS) certification within 6 months from the
date of employment is required. Experience and familiarity with
military health care system, military command structure, rules and
regulations and its unique culture preferred.
License in respective healthcare related field preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner
discriminate against employees or applicants because they have
inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of
another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access
to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as
a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of
other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise
have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is
(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance
of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an
investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the
contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR