The Jackson Laboratory

Description

Reviewing established mouse models of human cicatrical alopecia & working with Dr. Sundberg on a review article for publication in "Experimental Dermatology". Become familiar with the workings of the lab, interacting with pathologists, MDs and PhDs.

Details

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • Professor John Sundberg, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP, clinical supervisor
  • 2 other veterinary pathologists at The Jackson Lab:
  • Dr. Rod Bronson (visiting pathologist from Harvard)
  • Dr. Richard Smith (physician & ophthalmologist with training in ocular pathology)

Educational Resources

  • Full medical library
  • Mouse tumor biology database
  • Mouse phenome dabase
  • Really state of the art seminar series

Responsibilities

  • Work in a research lab
  • Review mouse models of skin disorders
  • Draft manuscript

Student Supervision

P.I. & 2 postdocs are veterinarians. 1-2 hr/day with PI 7 days/week; lab 8+ hr, 3 technicians & 1 MD/PhD postdoc will all help working with student extern.

Housing

Yes at the Sundbergs or lab cottages if open.

Practice Information

The Jackson Laboratory
600 Main Street / Schooner Head Road
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

ph: 207-288-6410

email: john [dot] sundberg [at] jax [dot] org
web: www.jax.org

Signature on file: Professor John Sundberg, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVP
Last updated: 1/06/09