Clinical Research Fellowship. A one-year research fellowship, with option of a second year, in muscular dystrophy is being offered by the Center for Genetic Muscle Disorders, at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine beginning July 1, 2020. This training fellowship is supported by the NICHD funded, Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center. The fellowship is intended to promote the development of clinical researchers in the field of muscular dystrophy. Activities will include course work in the design and implementation of clinical trials; participation in clinical trials in muscular dystrophy; clinical evaluation of patients with muscle diseases; and education in muscle biopsy procedures and interpretation. Potential candidates should have completed a medical residency in the United States in the field of neurology, pediatrics or physical medicine and rehabilitation. Neuromuscular training preferred. Please email cover letter and CV to Kathryn Wagner, M.D., Ph.D. at email@example.com.
About Kennedy Krieger Institute
Located in Baltimore, MD, Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.