Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School / Boston Children’s Hospital

Wednesday 7th October 2020

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School / Boston Children’s Hospital

Kiapour lab in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School) has an immediate opening for a postdoctoral research fellow to work on developing computational tools using Deep Learning and NLP to assist with clinical decision making in patients with a range of orthopedic problems. The postdoctoral fellow will work with a multidisciplinary team of biomedical engineers, orthopedic surgeons, clinical radiologists and computational radiologist to develop deep learning algorithms to analyze medical images (i.e. MRI and CT) and to develop NLP pipelines to process clinical notes. 

The postdoctoral fellow will have joint appointments at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and will have access to numerous career development resources offered by Harvard Medical School and its affiliated hospitals and research centers. 

The ideal candidate should have a PhD in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering or related fields with strong background in deep learning. Prior research experience with medical data (i.e. imaging) and NLP are preferred. This is a full-time one-year appointment with potential second year extension based on applicants performance. 

Interested applicants please contact:

Ata Kiapour, PhD MMSc
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Principal Investigator, Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, Boston Children's Hospital
Ata.kiapour@childrens.harvard.edu

Organization Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Location Boston, MA, USA
Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School / Boston Children’s Hospital
Email Address ata.kiapour@childrens.harvard.edu