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Define data requirements and gather and validate information, applying judgment and statistical tests.

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  • Plan data collection methods for specific projects and determine the types and sizes of sample groups to be used.
  • Evaluate the statistical methods and procedures used to obtain data to ensure validity, applicability, efficiency, and accuracy.
  • Develop an understanding of fields to which statistical methods are to be applied to determine whether methods and results are appropriate.
  • Evaluate sources of information to determine any limitations, in terms of reliability or usability.
  • Apply sampling techniques or use complete enumeration bases to determine and define groups to be surveyed.
15-2041.01 Biostatisticians Bright Outlook
  • Calculate sample size requirements for clinical studies.
  • Review clinical or other medical research protocols and recommend appropriate statistical analyses.
  • Apply research or simulation results to extend biological theory or recommend new research projects.
  • Develop or use mathematical models to track changes in biological phenomena such as the spread of infectious diseases.
15-2041.02 Clinical Data Managers Bright Outlook
  • Design and validate clinical databases, including designing or testing logic checks.
  • Process clinical data, including receipt, entry, verification, or filing of information.
  • Perform quality control audits to ensure accuracy, completeness, or proper usage of clinical systems and data.
15-2021.00 Mathematicians Bright Outlook
  • Develop computational methods for solving problems that occur in areas of science and engineering or that come from applications in business or industry.
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