Cedars-Sinai Postdoctoral Scientist - PET/CT Angiography Imaging in Los Angeles, California
The Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Program is a medical imaging research and software development group within the Department of Medicine. The Postdoctoral Scientist works under the supervision and mentorship of the AIM Principal Investigator. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Postdoctoral Scientist will participate in all aspects of the designated study, which aims to develop novel methods for the optimization of advance coronary PET/CT angiography imaging – including motion corrected reconstruction. The individual will work independently, but in close cooperation and consultation with the Mentor/Principal Investigator and other scientists, programmers and physicians.
Development and testing of new image processing and PET reconstruction methods
Clinical validation of the study
Writing related peer-reviewed manuscripts in technical journals on the new methods developed in the study
PhD in Computer Science or related field.
Proficiency in C++ programming
Proficiency in PET list mode data processing
Proficiency in mathematics and 3D geometry
Experience in image processing, interactive imaging applications and/or computer vision
Basic system administration skills (Windows, and/or Mac OS X)
4+ years of programming experience
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking)
Frequent sitting and standing, extensive keyboard work.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.