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RELEASE DATE: September 29, 2021
Ochsner Academics announced recipients for 2022 post-doctoral research fellowships at The University of Queensland-Ochsner Clinical School.
Post-doctoral research fellowships will occur from January 3 to May 27, 2022, during the time between the University of Queensland-Ochsner Clinical School culmination in November and the beginning of residency programs in the summer of 2022. This fellowship gives recent doctoral degree recipients an exceptional opportunity to remain engaged in clinical, translational, and health services research.
The five 2022 post-doctoral research fellows will work with their mentor and leading clinicians and clinician-scientists in nephrology, maternal-fetal medicine, surgery, neurology, and pain management.
Mentor: Juan Carlos Velez, MD
“Urinary Sediment Biomarkers for Diagnosis of Acute Tubular Necrosis.”
Mentor: Frank B. "Will" Williams, MD
“Neonatal outcomes following discontinuation of routine maternal oxygen supplementation for non-reassuring fetal status due to the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Mentor: George Fuhrman, MD
“Investigating the impact of timing of colostomy closure on clinical outcomes.”
Mentor: Jose Posas III, MD
“Variations in MoCA scores in Urban vs Rural settings: Examining implicit bias in the Louisiana rural Cajun population.”
Mentor: Yashar Eshraghi, MD
“Telemedicine: Pain Free or Painful? Use of VR and Telemedicine in Pain Management in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond.”