Biostatistician Intern

  • Gundersen Harmony Care Center
  • La Crosse, WI, USA
  • Feb 06, 2020
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Schedule Weekly Hours: 20

This year long intern position begins in May 2020.

Gundersen Health System provides a professional hands-on experience tailored to meet the interests of the interns in conjunction with the current activities of the department. Medical Research is looking for a biostatistician intern who is a master's degree candidate or strong fourth- or fifth-year undergrad who has experience using SAS in all of the following ways; in order to import, modify, combine, and transform datasets. Summarize and interpret information from a variety of datasets. Can appropriately determine how to analyze data using standard statistical techniques to include frequency distributions, displaying continuous variables, i.e., histograms, QQ-Plots, and scatterplots. Categorical Data Analysis such as Chi Square, Fisher, and McNemar's Test. T-Test and Non-Parametric Comparisons, Correlation and Partial Correlation, Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Stepwise and Other Variable Selection Methods. 

Major Responsibilities:

1. Performs job-related responsibilities as requested.Education and Learning:


  • Post High School education in a specialized field:
    Currently enrolled in a bachelor's program and in the 4th or 5th year of a Statistics degree or related field with appropriate SAS experience.


  • Bachelor's degree in Statistics or a related field
  • Currently enrolled in a master's degree program focused on Statistics or a related field with experience in SAS. 

Work Experience: No experience required.


  • 1 year of experience in a related field 

Age Specific Population Served: Unit/Department Specific

OSHA Category: Category I - All Employees in this job title have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.

Environmental Conditions:

  • Not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (as in typical office or administrative work).
  • Physical Requirements/Demands Of The Position:
  • Sitting Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
  • Static Standing Rarely (1-5% or .5 hours)
  • Walking/Standing Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
  • Reaching - Below Shoulder Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
  • Repetitive Actions - Pinch Forces Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
  • Repetitive Actions - Fine Manipulation Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)

If you need assistance with any portion of the application or have questions about the position, please contact or call 608-775-0267

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School