Qualifications/Responsibilities: Requires a Bachelorís Degree in area of specialty and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area (Nurse Practitioner, RN, Research Coordinator). Experienced in use of MS Access, Excel and Powerpoint. Experience with SQL and relational databases. Ability to learn a variety of clinical systems to be used for data extraction. Designs, develops and manages the clinical and research databases for the Department of Surgery and the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. Responsible for querying necessary data for research and quality improvement projects. Creates and manages data reports for continuous quality monitoring as well as ad hoc reports. Prior healthcare experience preferred.