Postdoctoral Fellow - Interventional Radiology

Location
Duarte, California (US)
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
May 22, 2017
Closes
Jul 22, 2017
Ref
9791
Category
Radiology
Education
MD, PHD
Hours
Full Time

 

Medical Center - Duarte (Duarte, CA)

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities

The Department of Radiology & Division of Interventional Radiology at the City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center and Medical Center is seeking a full-time Research Associate or Fellow of Clinical Radiology in the Division of Interventional Radiology. The qualified applicant will be hired to support our research and clinical efforts in both prospective and retrospective radiology research studies, image processing (organ and lesion segmentation and tumor measurements), and computer-aided diagnosis. The successful applicant will be involved in analysis of medical records and images and will interact closely with the radiology research section, clinical staff, and collaborative research groups, including the IRB, offices of clinical research and regulatory, statisticians, etc.

Responsibilities include study design, abstract / manuscript intellectual input related to ongoing research in clinical and pre-clinical radiological studies, outcomes analysis, and advanced imaging techniques with the expectation that these endeavors will ultimately lead to the publication of these studies in peer-reviewed journals.

Application Procedure:  Interested candidates should apply through: 

John J. Park, MD, PhD
Division Chief, Interventional Radiology
City of Hope | Helford Clinical Research Hospital | Beckman Research Institute
1500 East Duarte Rd.  |  Duarte, CA 91010
Ph: 626.256.8767 |  Fax: 626.930.5451
johnpark@coh.org
www.cityofhope.org   

Please submit the following:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Names and addresses of three references

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens, or nonresident aliens with or eligible to obtain a valid employment-authorizing visa.  This appointment is time limited, renewable and offers standard full-time benefits.
  • Applicants with an interest in interventional radiology and advanced processing of medical images are encouraged to apply.  Prior participation in research studies and data analysis is desirable. 
  • The candidate should have prior radiology training and/or experience in medical image processing, such as a M.D or Ph.D. degree. 

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.