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Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 
Roles & Responsibilities:
  • -Work will focus on quantification of positron emission tomography (PET), MRI, images of atherosclerosis, other cardiovascular diseases and inflammatory diseases.
    (Project will focus mainly on establishing 68Ga-DOTATATE [a novel PET tracer, recently approved by the FDA to improve detection of somatostatin receptor 2 (SSTR2) -positive neuroendocrine tumors] as a specific, non-invasive marker of atherosclerotic plaque macrophages and translating 68Ga-DOTATATE PET on a combined PET/MR scanner in large animals and patients with coronary atherosclerosis.)
    -Responsible for data collection and processing, image reconstruction and data analysis using commercially available and proprietary registration and image analysis software
    -Provide and maintain database management for all acquired data including analysis of scans; Assurance of security of information for security purposes
    -work with other staff in compilation of data; provide guidance in data acquisition and analysis
    -Conducts experiments using advanced techniques specific to the research project. Analyzes and assists in interpreting moderately complex results.

 


 

Requirements:
  • -MD, and or PhD 
    -Relevant medical and research experience using PET, PET/CT and MRI imaging modalities
    -Prior experience with medical image analysis or other relevant computer data analysis is a plus
    -Willing to commit 2 years at a minimum
    -Good organizational skills; ability to work with others and individually
    -Performs other related duties
 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
 
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 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 hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. 

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