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Medical Officer

National Institutes of Health

Rockville, MD
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Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Medical Doctor
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Job Description

The National Institutes of Health invites applications for a professional track currently available in one of our 27 Institutes and Centers. We are the nation’s premier medical research agency, serving as the foundation for the medical innovation sector, and making important medical discoveries that improve health and save lives! The National Institutes of Health has a number of Medical Officer vacancies. The salaries for these positions are based upon individual qualifications and professional experience. A full benefits package is available, including retirement, Thrift Savings Plan participation, health, life, and long-term care insurance.

•   As a Medical Officer in intramural, you will be responsible for administering clinical, basic and independent research programs; analyzing, evaluating and generating scientific and clinical data; and conceptualizing new research direction and projects.  

•   As a Medical Officer in extramural, you will utilize your medical expertise to administer extramural research grants or contracts in a major program area.  You will evaluate activities of funded investigators and make recommendations regarding the contribution of the research to the goals and objectives of the program.

The Medical Officer announcements will be accepting applications from November 21st to November 30th for Montgomery County, MD.

For medical and scientific specialties, qualification requirements, evaluation criteria, and application instructions, view the vacancy announcements at For questions, please contact Sandra Muñoz-Cintrón at (301) 435-4768 or


HHS and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers.