University of Vermont

Office of Health Promotion Research



The mission of the Office of Health Promotion Research is to further knowledge and understanding of health promotion and disease prevention through the development of theory-based rigorously controlled research in health education and health promotion. Our current research is primarily focused on the promotion and surveillance of effective breast cancer screening through the Vermont Breast Cancer Surveillance System.

Our earlier research focused on tobacco control through smoking prevention and smoking cessation, AIDS prevention, diabetes prevention, and reducing alcohol use by youth. These research projects grew out of earlier ones which we have carried out since the early 1980s.

Microsoft SQL Server Developer / Analyst position available (October 2015)
The Office of Health Promotion Research seeks a software developer/analyst to assist with a data migration project for the Vermont Breast Cancer Surveillance System. Must dedicate 10-20 hours per week for this 6-month position. Hourly rate based on education and experience.

Duties to be performed:
• Analyze existing processes for migrating data from multiple data sources to a data warehouse
• Define and document new processes for populating existing and new data in new VMR data warehouse
• Define and develop SQL code to merge/unmerge patient data
• Create process for checking duplicate records in source tables / data warehouse

Software Skills:
Required: MS SQL Server 2012
Desirable: Visual C#, dBase

Other Skills:
Ability to work independently
Strong communication skills

Please send cover letter and resume to:
Ms. Dawn M. Pelkey
Business Manager
1 S. Prospect St, Rm 4425
MS 429AR4
Burlington, Vermont 05401-3444

Information regarding current activities of the Vermont Breast Cancer Surveillance System can be found by visiting our website.

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