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19-1042.00    Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    10 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    3 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    2 matches


  • Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Med Tech
  • Medical Technologist
  • Medical Affairs Director
  • Medical Director
  • Medical Health Researcher
  • Medical Physicist
  • Medical Research Scientist
  • Medical Researcher
  • Medical Scientist
  • Pesticide Use Medical Coordinator

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research.


  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation, and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings to the scientific audience and general public.
  • Consult with and advise physicians, educators, researchers, and others regarding medical applications of physics, biology, and chemistry.
  • Teach principles of medicine and medical and laboratory procedures to physicians, residents, students, and technicians.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Direct medical science or healthcare programs.
  • Establish standards for medical care.