Post Doctoral Fellow, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)

Nov 11,2022 | Consortium_staff Fellowships

The post-doctoral fellow will work as part of an interdisciplinary team to carry out community-based Implementation Science studies.  The position will be actively involved in projects aimed to implement evidence-based practices for obesity prevention and nutrition promotion into community settings. The projects also aim to increase high-fidelity implementation of nutrition interventions in early child care and education (ECE) settings, to de-implement detrimental feeding practices in ECE, to examine factors related to sustainability of obesity prevention interventions in ECE, and to adapt and pilot exercise interventions for expecting mothers and children in the community. These projects are funded by NIH and USDA.

Post-doctoral fellows would join a highly collaborative training environment and be supported to pursue training opportunities. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of research, education, and clinical programs that encourages teamwork and diversity. They champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health and well-being of Arkansans.

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