Mount Sinai Careers

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW

New York, United States
Research


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System’s multidisciplinary clinical research teams are pioneering innovative new approaches in health care across a variety of fields. Working alongside leading physicians and within internationally acclaimed medical institutes, centers, and laboratories, our scientists continue to shape the future of clinical care and improve outcomes for patients of all ages. 

 

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What You’ll Do:

Educational Goals and Objectives
The goal of the Division of General Internal Medicine (DGIM) fellowship program is to provide individuals with the training, mentorship, and resources to develop the needed skills to become leaders in academic general internal medicine, including investigators and educators. It is expected that graduates from the program will enter academic careers. The fellowship provides the training, mentorship, and resources necessary to develop the fellow into an independent researcher. It is expected that with this training the fellow will develop a high level of proficiency in several aspects of research including: generation of hypotheses and research questions, study design, analysis and interpretation of data and presentation of findings. To accomplish this, the fellow will follow a formal curriculum in research methods and the responsible conduct of research, as well as hands-on mentored research experience.

Core Training Objectives
a. Expertise in evidence-based medicine (EBM) concepts and skills
b. Strong working knowledge of and skills in epidemiology and biostatistics, including basic multivariable regression techniques
c. Mastery of the process of research question development and refinement
d. Development of excellent scientific presentation skills
e. Manuscript presentation

Research-Specific Training Objectives
a. Primary data collection skills, including survey design and interviewing
b. Secondary analysis of existing data, including public use data sets, and analysis of data from surveys with complex sampling designs

Medical Education-Specific Training Objectives
a. Curriculum development skills
b. Skills in biostatistics, clinical epidemiology, and Evidence Based Medicine and Outcomes-Based Research.
c. Small and large group didactic teaching skills
d. Clinical teaching skills
e. Miscellaneous skills
1. Giving feedback
2. Assessing professionalism
3. Presentations/power point
4. Literature searches
5. Quality improvement

What You’ll Bring:

Doctoral degree

 

 

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Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
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