The Vanderbilt Genomic Medicine (VGM) Training Program is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 postdoctoral fellowship. VGM includes a major focus in pharmacogenomics, precision phenotyping, medical informatics, and disease-based genomics. For more information, please click HERE.
Applicants must have been awarded a doctorate in biomedical sciences, medicine or a related field. Some prior experience in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, and/or Genetics is recommended, but not required.
Anyone interested in being considered must submit the following (in PDF format) to Cynthia C. Williams - Program Manager, Department of Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (firstname.lastname@example.org).
1-page personal research statement
Letter of recommendation
CV or NIH biosketch
Submissions should reference the program name in the subject line of the email.
About Vanderbilt Genomic Medicine Training Program
The Vanderbilt Genomic Medicine Training Program (VGM) includes a major focus in pharmacogenomics, precision phenotyping, medical informatics, and disease-based genomics. The program has 32 highly collaborative and well-funded faculty preceptors who team up to provide both basic and clinical research training opportunities to both Ph.D.-level and M.D.-level postdoctoral fellows. Trainees will participate in rotations, internships, seminars, journal clubs, and retreats and interact with other trainees and faculty. Under Vanderbilt’s Biomedical Research Education and Training (BRET) Office, the program will provide RCR training, high-standard Individual Development Plans (IDP), and the Career Development programs.