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)

Position

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SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/FPRC

Madison

Oct 20 2021

Nov 3 2021 11:55 PM

The Wisconsin Reading Center is a clinical trial hub in ophthalmology with many ongoing FDA registration studies. If you have knowledge of quality assurance practices in clinical research and enjoy working with a dedicated group of researchers, this is the job for you.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Sep 30 2021

Oct 28 2021 11:55 PM

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is recruiting someone motivated and organized to join the administrative support team. You'll support clinical and research faculty.

SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

Madison

Mar 12 2021

Open until filled.

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.

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/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/FPRC

Madison

Oct 20 2021

Nov 3 2021 11:55 PM

The Wisconsin Reading Center is seeking a detail-oriented and dependable individual to join our team. We are looking for an independent administrative professional with experience working in an office setting and supervising staff. Applicants must be able to work independently and have strong communication skills.

VET M/MEDICAL SCIENCES

Madison

Apr 15 2019

Open until filled.

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.