Post Doc in Obesity ManagementTuesday, December 11, 2012
The purpose of this fellowship is to participate in clinical research activities, which include:
1) Implementation and validation of tools to improve obesity management.
2) Clinical studies on cost-effectiveness of bariatric care.
3) Identification of predictors of health outcomes in bariatric management.
Qualifications and skills should include:
ÔÇó Recent doctorate (PhD) in epidemiology, public health, medicine, clinical or medical sciences.
ÔÇó Experience in obesity-related research is preferable but not required.
ÔÇó Outstanding academic record and scientific productivity.
ÔÇó Excellent written, analytical, interpersonal and oral communication skills.
ÔÇó Experience writing grants and scientific communication is required.
ÔÇó Proficiency in data management, basic statistical analysis and data interpretation is preferable
ÔÇó Experience in clinical research is preferable.
ÔÇó Undergrad training in health-care related areas (Nutrition, Nursing, MD, PT, Kinesiology, Psychology, etc) is preferable but not required.
A full copy of the posting is available here.