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Student Worker - The Geriatric Psychiatry Neuroimaging (GPN) Lab

Description

The Geriatric Psychiatry Neuroimaging (GPN) Lab is seeking an undergraduate student with prior Python programming experience to assist with data analysis focused on understanding neural underpinnings of depression. This student worker will be assisting in building neural networks to find structural alterations in depression.The project is led by Howard Aizenstein, MD, PhD.

This position is grant funded.

Purpose:

An opportunity for undergraduate students to gain research experience in clinical settings.

Responsibilities:

  • Under direction of investigators, develop and test a reliable CNN to relate structural brain changes to depression symptoms.
  • Provide support for any technical errors through the duration of the position.
  • Assist with poster creation and paper writing.  

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma Strongly Preferred
  • Prior experience with Python programming, preferably in data science.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Comprehensive Crisis Management (CCMC)
  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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