WRC Ophthalmic Imaging Research Fellowship

Ophthalmic Imaging Research Fellowship

Mentors: Drs. Barbara Blodi and Amitha Domalpally

Background

The Wisconsin Reading Center (WRC) within the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences provides image evaluation services in support of clinical trials and epidemiologic studies of eye diseases. In partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the WRC has developed scientific methodologies for the analysis of ophthalmic images. The WRC participates in a number of clinical trials with a large dataset of standardized images in retinal diseases. Images are received from clinics all over the world with more than 30,000 images evaluated per year.

Position

The ophthalmic imaging research fellowship at the Wisconsin Reading Center (WRC) is a one-year, pre-residency research fellowship. The fellowship includes exposure to and training in the analysis of retinal images such as optical coherence tomography (OCT), OCT angiography, ultra wide-field imaging, color photographs, autofluorescence images, and fluorescein angiograms. The fellow will be involved in multiple projects assessing novel biomarkers and imaging outcomes for diseases such diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. There will be an opportunity to collaborate on new and ongoing research aimed toward conference presentations and publications.

Application for the research fellowship should include the following:

  • Official USMLE STEP 1 and 2 score reports and medical school transcript
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement reflecting upon how this fellowship will help you and future goals (1-page maximum)
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Position

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SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Jul 8 2022

Open until filled.

GLAUCOMA SPECIALIST - OPHTHALMOLOGIST summary: This position will see patients at Madison UW Health Clinics and will provide clinical teaching for learners in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. Additionally, this position will include patient care duties at UW Regional Services Clinics. Clinical research and/or academic service is also expected.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Jul 1 2022

Open until filled.

MEDICAL RETINA summary: The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS) has built a world-class reputation for compassionate patient care, cutting-edge research, and hands-on training programs for resident physicians and clinical fellows. We are seeking candidates for a Medical Retina position that will involve patient care, teaching, and research. Clinical activities will include patient care at local UW Health clinic locations. Teaching activities will involve medical students, residents, fellows, and continuing medical education in the area of medical retina. Research activities may include participation in clinical trials and/or translational research.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Jul 1 2022

Open until filled.

MEDICAL RETINA summary: The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS) has built a world-class reputation for compassionate patient care, cutting-edge research, and hands-on training programs for resident physicians and clinical fellows. We are seeking candidates for a Medical Retina position that will involve patient care, teaching, and research. Clinical activities will include patient care at local UW Health clinic locations. Teaching activities will involve medical students, residents, fellows, and continuing medical education in the area of medical retina. Research activities may include participation in clinical trials and/or translational research.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/FPRC

Madison

Jun 27 2022

Oct 31 2022 11:55 PM

SCIENTIST I summary: The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking a Scientist to join the Wisconsin Reading Center!

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Apr 29 2022

Aug 24 2022 11:55 PM

PUBLIC RELATIONS AND EVENTS COORDINATOR summary: A pioneer for over 50 years, the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS) has built a reputation for cutting-edge research, compassionate patient care, and world-class training opportunities for residents and fellows. Now, as we look to the future, we're seeking to expand our communications team to help tell our department's story to the world. As the public relations coordinator for DOVS, you'll take a leading role in the planning and execution of the department's many events, including scientific symposia, public lectures and educational opportunities for our learners. You will also help us market to industry, and play a key role in representing DOVS at professional events in Wisconsin and beyond, including annual meetings, conferences and seminars. You'll talk and build relationships with doctors, researchers and industry representatives from all across the county to strengthen our department's national recognition and reputation. If you enjoy fast-paced work, meeting new people and creating excellent events, please consider joining us!

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Mar 12 2021

Open until filled.

NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGIST summary: The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking a Neuro-Ophthalmologist to provide patient care, teach, and execution of research/scholarly activities.

VET M/MEDICAL SCIENCES

Madison

Dec 21 2018

Open until filled.

CLINICAL ASST PROFESSOR-DERMATOLOGY summary: The Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a clinical-track, full-time, 12-month position within the Dermatology Service at the Small Animal Clinic of our teaching hospital, UW Veterinary Care. The successful candidate will join two other board-certified dermatologists providing clinical service within the Small Animal Hospital on the UW-Madison campus. UW Veterinary Care is a collegial, collaborative environment that offers specialty care with board certified experts in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Medical and Radiation Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, Ophthalmology, Soft Tissue and Orthopedic Surgery, Exotic Animal Medicine, Dentistry/Oral Surgery, and Emergency and Critical Care. Excellent support services are available in Clinical Pathology, Pathology, Diagnostic Imaging, and Anesthesiology.

SMPH/SURGERY/OTOLARYNGOLOGY

Madison

Aug 3 2022

Open until filled.

OTOLOGY, NEUROTOLOGY AND LATERAL SKULL BASE SURGEON (NEUROTOLOGIST) summary: The Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery is recruiting a neurotologist to join the Division of Otolaryngology.

SMPH/SURGERY/OTOLARYNGOLOGY

Madison

Aug 3 2022

Open until filled.

OTOLOGY, NEUROTOLOGY AND LATERAL SKULL BASE SURGEON (NEUROTOLOGIST) summary: The Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery is recruiting a neurotologist to join the Division of Otolaryngology.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Jul 29 2022

Aug 26 2022 11:55 PM

RESEARCH SPECIALIST summary: The Hoon Lab in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking a research specialist to join our team working on research projects on the mammalian retina. The successful candidate will be part of exciting discoveries about retinal neural connectivity and will be working on maintaining our mouse transgenic colony including husbandry and genotyping and will participate in experimentation and analyses to understand the mechanisms that regulate neural connectivity within the retina.

VET M/MEDICAL SCIENCES

Madison

Nov 19 2021

Open until filled.

ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR DERMATOLOGY summary: The Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time Clinical Professor Track position within the Dermatology Service unit at the Small Animal Clinic of our teaching hospital, UW Veterinary Care.

VET M/MEDICAL SCIENCES

Madison

Nov 19 2021

Open until filled.

CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR-DERMATOLOGY summary: The Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Clinical Instructor position within the Dermatology Service at the Small Animal Clinic of our teaching hospital, UW Veterinary Care.

VET M/MEDICAL SCIENCES

Madison

Apr 15 2019

Open until filled.

CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR summary: The Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a clinical-track, full-time, 12-month position within the Cardiology Service at the Small Animal Clinic of our teaching hospital, UW Veterinary Care. The successful candidate will join two other board-certified cardiologists providing clinical service within the Small Animal Hospital on the UW-Madison campus. UW Veterinary Care is a collegial, collaborative environment that offers specialty care with board certified experts in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Medical and Radiation Oncology, Neurology, Cardiology, Ophthalmology, Soft Tissue and Orthopedic Surgery, Exotic Animal Medicine, Dentistry/Oral Surgery, and Emergency and Critical Care. Excellent support services are available in Clinical Pathology, Pathology, Diagnostic Imaging, and Anesthesiology.