Clinical Research Fellow – Department of Trauma and Burns

Cook County Hospital
Date Posted: October 15, 2018

Cook County Hospital in Chicago is America's oldest trauma center and sees a high volume of penetrating and blunt trauma. We offer a one or two year research fellowship for U.S. and International Researchers. Fellowship candidates are welcomed into our department with the opportunity to participate intimately with trauma and burn teams at Cook County Hospital. The fellowship is intended to create and foster U.S. and international academic relationships that are steeped in clinical and basic science research. We are currently working on research projects in the area of: Shock and resuscitation Head, Chest, Abdominal and Pelvic injury Burn injury and resuscitation Burn grafting and hemostasis Obesity and trauma Elderly trauma Gunshot injury and prevention Public implications of the burden of injury This is a full-time non-paid volunteer position and a commitment of one year is necessary. Applicants must have M.D. degree and ECFGM certification if applicable. Strong communication skills are required. Prior research experience and knowledge of computer software Excell, SPSS, R is desired but not essential. Our experience has been successful matching of all our research fellows into residency programs as a result of their hard work and dedication to the field. For more information please visit:

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