The Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative (CAHMI) is a center within the Department of Population, Family and Reproduction Health at the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. We are seeking a Research Assistant who will work under the supervision of the Center Director and Research Program Manager and will collaborate on innovative Center and grant-funded projects to advance evidence-based policy and practice and effectively engage families and communities in efforts to promote healthy child development and improve health outcomes for all children, youth, and families in the United States and beyond.
The Research Assistant will play a central role in the day-to-day operations of the CAHMI and its primary projects, including the CAHMI's data-driven and web-based (1) National Maternal and Child Health Data Resource Center (DRC) (www.childhealthdata.org), (2) Community and Family Engagement Research Network (C-FERN)
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