Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Research, VUMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Kate Stuart
December 30, 2013
A 2-year postdoctoral position in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center is available for individuals with an interest in comparative effectiveness and patient reported outcomes.
This PCORI-funded position is a collaboration between our laboratory and investigators at Johns Hopkins Medicine. We are comparing the effectiveness of two postoperative treatments in patients with lumbar degenerative conditions. A background in rehabilitation science, behavioral medicine, public health, epidemiology, clinical-translational, and/or health services research is desirable. Successful applicants will have experience in study design, the conduct of randomized trials, and working as part of a team, excellent communication skills, and strong quantitative skills.
Candidates interested in the laboratory and our research should send a current curriculum vitae, a past research synopsis, and the names of 3 references to