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Post-doctorate Delivery Science Research Fellowship opportunity - Kaiser Permanente

Full-time position
Closing Date: September 15, 2017
Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Job #11642
Posted: July 26, 2017
Description:

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Delivery Science Fellowship Program The Division of Research in Kaiser Permanente’s Northern California region is now accepting applications for the July 2018 class of Delivery Science post-doctoral fellows. The application deadline is September 15, 2017 for fellows beginning July 2018.

Investigators and fellows in the Division of Research work on the cutting edge of delivery science, partnering directly with Kaiser Permanente physicians and clinical operations leaders to develop and implement innovative research and quality improvement projects for patient care in one of the nation’s leading integrated care delivery systems. Fellows will have the unique opportunity to develop delivery science research and writing skills for presentations and publications while being mentored by experienced scientists. Investigators have access to rich data resources and the opportunity to translate research findings into the clinical care setting.

Additional Details:

Skills/Eligibility:

Enhance skills (framing impactful research questions, applying robust research methods, grant writing, manuscript publication, and oral presentations) to help highly-qualified researchers pursue successful research careers in delivery science

Address critical health care delivery problems in priority areas such as understanding and overcoming barriers to effective health care; addressing race/ethnic disparities in health care delivery; improving clinical quality, outcomes and cost; and effectively applying health information technology

Conduct research to help support advances in how medical care is delivered within the Kaiser Permanente integrated care setting and the U.S. health care system overall.

Be prepared to apply for positions in academic or health system settings upon completion of the fellowship program

How to Apply:

Questions and Application Instructions:

See DOR-Fellowship@kp.org or
https://www.dor.kaiser.org/external/dorexternal/research/fellowship.html

Applications are due Sept 15, 2017 for the July 2018 Fellowship
In-person candidate interviews will be scheduled at the DOR office in October 2017

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