Comments: This one year position has a concentration in Urologic Oncology research but can participate in a variety of research efforts. Manage MRI-Fusion prostate biopsy database and prostate cancer research team as well as participate in other urologic oncology research in kidney, bladder, and penile cancer, etc. Duties to including such tasks as manuscript writing, database maintenance, data analysis, IRB application writing and coordination, grant writing, coordination of research meetings, coordination and distribution of data for medical student and resident research projects, medical student mentorship. Opportunities to participate in interdisciplinary research collaboration in basic sciences as well as database outcomes research in multi-institutional collaborations. Desired applicant characteristics: Detail oriented and able to manage multiple simultaneous projects. Effective communication with team members a must. Self-motivated and able to work independently to initiate, pursue, and complete research projects with periodic guidance. This position is ideal for a candidate looking to strengthen their application before applying or re-applying to a Urology residency or fellowship. Employed position through Yale University with the salary of a resident and option for enrollment into benefits. Program Director: Preston C. Sprenkle, M.D.
The Yale Department of Urology will offer a one-year clinical fellowship in urologic oncology starting July 1, 2018. Yale Cancer Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital is a NCI comprehensive cancer center. The fellow will participate in weekly multidisciplinary conferences, participate in evaluation, management and surgery on the full range of GU oncology problems, and be involved with resident education. It is expected that the fellow will become facile with minimally invasive, robotic and open surgical approaches. The fellow is expected to participate in research and academic productivity is expected. Research opportunities are available in MRI-USG Fusion targeted prostate biopsy, focal ablation for prostate cancer, genetic predisposition to renal cancer, translational research in renal cancer, systemic therapy clinical trials, and comparative effectiveness and health outcomes research. The candidate will be a BC/BE urologist who has completed an ACGME accredited urology residency program and be eligible for licensure in the State of Connecticut. Applications to our program will be reviewed on a continuing basis. Program Director: Preston C. Sprenkle, M.D. For further information and to send CV/Letter of interest please contact Amy Fenner, Fellowship Coordinator, at email@example.com.