Postdoctoral/Clinical Research Fellow

Postdoctoral/Clinical Research Fellow

Mary Elizabeth Patti MD

Boston, MA, United States

The Patti Lab clinical research team seeks to hire a postdoctoral/clinical research fellow with substantial clinical research expertise to investigate mechanisms contributing to hypoglycemia after bariatric surgery and new approaches to treatment. Studies include detailed metabolic analyses in human participants, including protocols which induce hypoglycemia after meals or in response to insulin. MD and/or PhD are preferred. NP or PA licensed in Massachusetts (or eligible) may also be considered.


  • MD and/or PhD in a scientific field such as biology or exercise science
  • Established competency in clinical research, as evidenced by published peer-reviewed research and/or prior work experience
  • Expertise with diabetes-related technology is preferred
  • Experience with the management of clinical and translational research protocols, both investigator inititated and industry sponsored
  • Eligibility to work in United States

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement translational and clinical research proposals, protocols, and procedures
  • Assist with data analysis for planned publication in collaboration with faculty and statisticians
  • Prepare scholarly manuscripts, final study reports as indicated
  • Assist with data collection and direct participant study visits
  • Train and supervise of clinical coordinator/recruiter staff
  • Attend seminars and laboratory team meetings
  • Contribute to research grant application preparation
  • Other duties and responsibilities as indicated by laboratory director

Keywords: Clinical research fellow/scientist, diabetes, hypoglycemia, Boston


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Postdoctoral/Clinical Research Fellow