Postdoctoral Training in Hypertension and Cardiorenal Diseases

Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Mississippi
Posted 1 week ago

The Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is currently recruiting postdoctoral fellows to train in cardiovascular and renal research.  The Center is an interdisciplinary research program that involves a wide range of basic and clinical research, including genetic, molecular, and cellular mechanisms, and integrative physiology of cardiovascular and renal disease in a variety of animal models.  The center currently has over 65 members actively involved in biomedical research. Areas of research emphasis include: renal and molecular mechanisms of hypertension, obesity and metabolic diseases, fetal programming of cardiovascular diseases, gender differences in cardiovascular-renal disease, microcirculation, immune mechanisms in cardiovascular and renal disease, pregnancy and preeclampsia, vascular biology, genetics of hypertension and cardiovascular diseases, stroke, endothelial biology, angiogenesis and neuro-endocrine control of the circulation. Members of the Center receive extramural support from a variety of sources, such as the National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association. The Center is also funded by a NHLBI Institutional Training Grant entitled “Hypertension and Cardiorenal Diseases Research Training Program”.

Applicants must have a PhD, MD, or comparable degree.  Please send curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and the names of three references to: Joey P. Granger, Ph.D., Director, Cardiovascular-Renal Research Center at the University of Mississippi Medical Center at jgranger@umc.edu 

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