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Research Fellow and Clinical Fellow Opportunity

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Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

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Boston, Massachusetts

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Mon, 08 Mar 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Employer Name: SpiderID: Location: Boston, Massachusetts Date Posted: 2/4/2021 Wage: Negotiable Category: Law Enforcement/Security/Safety Job Code: -1421 Job Description: GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT: The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is designed to provide an additional one to two years of mentoring and training in the laboratory study of coagulation disorders for an MD, either prior to or following completion of a fellowship in either pediatric hematology/oncology or medical hematology/oncology, or a PhD with interest in medical research. The objectives of the fellowship are to provide salary support, laboratory facilities, and mentoring in an area of hemostasis or thrombosis. The fellowship is supervised by Dr. Eric Grabowski, Director of the Cardiovascular Thrombosis Laboratory, and a pediatric hematologist/oncologist, and Dr. Larissa Bornikova, MD, a medical hematologist/oncologist. The fellowship will include an appointment in either the Department of Pediatrics or the Department of Medicine, depending on the applicant’s background. Present laboratory projects include improved diagnostic accuracy in Von Willebrand Disease through microfluidics and real-time image processing of images of platelets adhering to and aggregating upon a surrogate vessel wall in flowing blood and acquired using epifluorescence digital video-microscopy, a study of the role of the VWF propeptide in platelet adhesion/aggregation, evaluation of bleeding in women and girls with menorrhagia, localization of factor VIII and factor VIIa to platelet membranes in real-time in flowing blood, and parallel mouse and cell culture models of enterohemorrhagic hemolytic uremic syndrome as a complement and tissue factor-driven thrombotic microangiopathy. Dr. Grabowski is also the Medical Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Comprehensive Hemophilia Treatment Center, while Dr. Bornikova is Associate Medical Director. The fellowship is supported by outstanding faculty in clinical laboratory coagulation, and medical hematology and coagulation. The MGH is a teaching hospital of the Harvard Medical School. If interested, please send your CV and a personal statement to Dr. Grabowski@ . Interviews via ZOOM are possible during the present COVID-19 crisis. Qualifications Fellowship Opportunity The Mass General Hospital for Children and the Massachusetts General Hospital Hemostasis and Thrombosis Mentored Research Fellowship (to start fall 2020) The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is designed to provide an additional one to two years of mentoring and training in the laboratory study of coagulation disorders for an MD, either prior to or following completion of a fellowship in either pediatric hematology/oncology or medical hematology/oncology, or a PhD with interest in medical research. The objectives of the fellowship are to provide salary support, laboratory facilities, and mentoring in an area of hemostasis or thrombosis. The fellowship is supervised by Dr. Eric Grabowski, Director of the Cardiovascular Thrombosis Laboratory, and a pediatric hematologist/oncologist, and Dr. Larissa Bornikova, MD, a medical hematologist/oncologist. The fellowship will include an appointment in either the Department of Pediatrics or the Department of Medicine, depending on the applicant’s background. Present laboratory projects include improved diagnostic accuracy in Von Willebrand Disease through microfluidics and real-time image processing of images of platelets adhering to and aggregating upon a surrogate vessel wall in flowing blood and acquired using epifluorescence digital video-microscopy, a study of the role of the VWF propeptide in platelet adhesion/aggregation, evaluation of bleeding in women and girls with menorrhagia, localization of factor VIII and factor VIIa to platelet membranes in real-time in flowing blood, and parallel mouse and cell culture models of enterohemorrhagic hemolytic uremic syndrome as a complement and tissue factor-driven thrombotic microangiopathy. Dr. Grabowski is also the Medical Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Comprehensive Hemophilia Treatment Center, while Dr. Bornikova is Associate Medical Director. The fellowship is supported by outstanding faculty in clinical laboratory coagulation, and medical hematology and coagulation. The MGH is a teaching hospital of the Harvard Medical School. If interested, please send your CV and a personal statement to Dr. Grabowski@ . Interviews via ZOOM are possible during the present COVID-19 crisis. EEO Statement Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Partner’s Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job Criteria: Start Date: Position Type: Full-Time Permanent Years of Experience Required: Education Required: Overnight Travel: Vacation Time: Contact Information: Contact Name: Partner’s Healthcare Company Type: Company: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH) City: State: Zip: