OMRF is an independent, not-for-profit biomedical research institute adjacent to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) campus in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City offers a dynamic and flourishing downtown area, with low cost of living, short commute times and a diversified economy.
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A postdoctoral research position is available in Dr. Jasim Ahamed’s laboratory to study the role of TGF-?1 in cardiac fibrosis and valvular diseases (Meyer et al. Blood 2012, 119:1064; Wang et al. 2014, 34:1924). We are seeking individuals with experience in microsurgical procedures and ultrasound imaging techniques for comprehensive evaluation of cardiac function in models of cardiovascular disease.
Ph.D. in a biological science, chemistry, physics or other relevant area, M.D., or equivalent.
Experience in microsurgical procedures and ultrasound imaging techniques preferred.