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LINGUIST List 19.2268

Wed Jul 16 2008

Jobs: Computational Ling: Biomedical Linguistics Specialist, CTLS

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        1.    Jenna Deluca, Computational Linguistics: Biomedical Linguistics Specialist, CTLS Group, NY, USA


Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Biomedical Linguistics Specialist, CTLS Group, NY, USA
Date: 15-Jul-2008
From: Jenna Deluca <Jdelucactlsgroup.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Biomedical Linguistics Specialist, CTLS Group, NY, USA
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University or Organization: CTLS Group
Department: Human Resources
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.mkgny.com
Job Rank: Biomedical Linguistics Specialist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


Description:

81qd - Medical Knowledge Group LLC

Medical Knowledge Group (MKG) LLC is a privately held holding company based
in New York City that is comprised of several best-in-class organizations
dedicated to the design and execution of creative and compelling medical
communications initiatives. Guided by unique strategic insight, medical
acumen, innovation, and client service, MKG companies specialize in a broad
range of health care marketing and communication services.

81qd is the Bioinformatics Division of Medical Knowledge Group. 81qd's
unique implementation of natural language processing technology combines
the speed and throughput of "exhaustive" information retrieval systems with
the precision and essential knowledge afforded by information extraction
systems. This allows us to mine multiple sources of information while
ensuring the highest precision, medical accuracy, objectivity and integrity
of our outputs. The use of this technical platform has transformed 81qd
into the industry leader with regard to precision, scalability and agility
to undertake data mining for bioinformatics systems on a global level.

The Biomedical Linguistics Specialist's primary purpose is to provide
computational linguistics and natural language processing support to the
81qd team, in order to fine-tune client deliverables. Will work with our
Medical, Business Technology and Client Services teams to produce
appropriate queries in order to increase the accuracy of the data produced
for our client deliverables. In this critical role, you will participate
in the development of credible content for a full range of medical strategy
engagements including, but not limited to, message mapping, outcomes
research and prediction modeling.

To be considered for the role of Biomedical Linguistics Specialist at 81qd,
one must hold an advanced degree in Computational Linguistics, Natural
Language Processing or Computer Science with a focus on biomedical sciences
with 2-5 years of bio/life sciences professional experience.

We offer highly competitive wages and excellent benefits, including
comprehensive health insurance, 401(k) and profit sharing. Interested
candidates should visit our website listed above and click on "submit a
resume" at the bottom of the page.

Application Deadline: 30-Dec-2008
Contact Information: This job has been closed.

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