Epidemiologists provide epidemiological and data management support to clinical environments through which they are required to manage research in order to manage disease control. This position needs an individual to be qualified in public health and possess the ability to understand and research diseases.
In order to get this position, you need to write an effective cover letter which should articulate how your skills and experiences distinctively qualify you and show why you are an excellent fit for the organization. Be clear and to the point – limit your cover letter to one page.
In addition, maintain a professional tone while providing overview of your personality so that your letter gives an employer with a sense of wanting to find more about you. The following cover letter is an example that shows what a well written cover letter for this position should be.
Sample Cover Letter for Epidemiologist Resume
200 Elm Street
Lykens, PA 90222
March 9, 2013
Mr. Anthony Hopkins
Technical Medical Solutions
546 Phillips Street
Lykens, PA 38373
Dear Mr. Hopkins:
This letter expresses a genuine interest in the Epidemiologist position at Technical Medical Solutions (TMS) which has been advertised on your website. I have read about TMS’s success in clinical research and being a qualified epidemiologist, I would deem it an honor to offer my experience and qualifications to add to its reputation.
As required, I possess a great knowledge of infectious diseases and their prevention and control, public health and epidemiological principles. Moreover, I am highly skilled in collaborating with clinicians in developing study protocols. My expertise in SPSS, SAS and MATLAB is quite profound and my training in human subjects’ protection is what makes me quite suitable for this position. Besides job specific capabilities, my communication skills assist me in writing policies and procedures and evaluating program performances for epidemiological procedures.
I look forward to meeting you in person soon so we can discuss the possibility of my working with you in detail. I will call your office to ask for a mutually convenient meeting time and will be available at (001) 111-1111 if you need more information regarding my suitability.
Thank you for your time and consideration.