American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT)

Postdoctoral Research Scientist-Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory

Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, New York, United States (on-site)
23 days ago

Description

The Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory (CPTL) in the Department of Pathology & Cell Biology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center is a CLIA-certified laboratory that develops quantitative mass spectrometry-based assays to measure therapeutic drugs in blood and urine samples in support of clinical studies and patient care. The laboratory is led by Drs Cremers and Lyashchenko. The laboratory also conducts clinical TDM, and translational and clinical pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies.

The CPTL has a position open for a postdoctoral research scientist to develop assays for various antibiotics and conduct translational and clinical studies with patients on Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT), that involve PK/PD modeling and simulation. This NIH-funded project is a collaboration with the Divisions of Experimental Therapeutics (Drs Stojanovic and Lin) and Nephrology (Dr Mohan) and is aimed at developing aptamer-based assays for in-line monitoring of antibiotics coupled to automated dose adjustments during CRRT.

Summary of Job Functions: 

  • Develop and validate LCMSMS assays to quantify antibiotics in serum and dialysate.
  • Help validate newly developed aptamer-based assays for antibiotics.
  • Develop and conduct translational and clinical PK and PD studies with antibiotics in patients on CRRT.
  • Develop PK and PD models to optimize dosing of antibiotics in patients on CRRT.
  • Other functions may be assigned. 

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Application Instructions

Hiring Salary Range: $61,500 - $61,500

The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran



Requirements

  • MD, PharmD and/or PhD in clinical pharmacology or similar background 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 67670644
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    New York, New York, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Scientist-Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Laboratory
  • Job Function: Fellow
  • Setting: Medical Center
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Required Travel: None
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