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Richard M. Hall
05-24-1999, 01:57 AM
THE UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
RESEARCH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY

RESEARCH FELLOW IN IMAGE ANALYSIS/BIOTRIBOLOGY

Funded by the Arthritis Research Campaign (ARC)


The above post is available from August 1999 for a fixed period of
two years and four months to investigate the predictive qualities of
early radiological assessment, especially the precise measurement of
wear, in total hip arthroplasty. The programme will involve the
development of software to assess wear from digitised radiographs
and comparison of different methodologies as well as the analysis of
different patient cohorts.

You should have a PhD in a relevant subject, and experience in
developing image-processing algorithms. Experience in medical
imaging is essential preferably gained in a research environment.
They must be self-motivated and able to work successfully with
different professional groups. Knowledge of biotribology and/or
orthopaedic surgery is desirable.

Salary: Research Grade IA (15,735 - 18,275p.a.) according to
qualifications and relevant experience. The Arthritis Research
Campaign provides a discretionary award of two further points if
the successful candidate holds a PhD.

Application forms and further particulars may be obtained from Dr
Richard M Hall, Academic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Clinical Sciences Building, St James's University Hospital, Leeds,
LS9 7TF, Tel. 0113 206 4186/233 2132 Fax 0113 206 6791, email
r.m.hall@leeds.ac.uk. In all enquiries please quote the reference
number 097-181-004-027.

Closing date : 31st July 1999

The University of Leeds promotes an Equal Opportunities Policy



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Dr Richard M Hall
Lecturer; Orthopaedic Science
Academic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
St James's University Hospital
Beckett Street
LEEDS LS9 7TF
UK

Direct Dial:
Orthopaedics... +44 (0)113 2064186
Engineering.... +44 (0)113 2332132
Fax............ +44 (0)113 2066791

email r.m.hall@leeds.ac.uk

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