Bariatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Overview

Applications for the 2022-2023 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program are currently being accepted until position in filled. Please call 801-581-6228 for additional information.

Application Opens: September 30, 2021

Applications Due: December 31, 2021

Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2022

 

Applications are accepted through the University of Utah Job Posting Site.

 

Welcome to the University of Utah Bariatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program! We are excited to have you join our team and for us to be involved in your continued development as a psychologist, researcher, and professional. We strongly believe that professional practice in clinical health psychology benefits from supervised postdoctoral training providing both foundational and functional competencies expected of a specialist. The University of Utah Bariatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program involves clinical and research training at the University of Utah Medical Center, Sugarhouse Health Center (Comprehensive Weight Management Program), Craig H. Neilsen Rehabilitation Hospital, and the School of Medicine. The primary patient populations served include those seeking both surgical and non-surgical weight loss.

The values and goals of the University of Utah Bariatric Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program fall under the mission of the University of Utah Hospital and Health Care System.

The University of Utah Hospital Mission

The University of Utah Health Sciences Center serves the people of Utah and beyond by continually improving individual and community health and quality of life. This is achieved through excellence in patient care, education, and research; each is vital to our mission and each makes the others stronger.

  • We provide compassionate care without compromise
  • We educate scientists and health care professionals for the future
  • We engage in research to advance knowledge and well-being

The goal of the University of Utah Bariatric Psychology Fellowship Program is:

To train clinical health psychologists to be equipped to provide competent assessment, treatment, consultation, and research in bariatric and weight management psychology specialty practice.

Associated areas of training include:

  1. Assessment
  2. Intervention
  3. Consultation
  4. Research and scholarly inquiry
  5. Administration and management
  6. Professionalism

CONTACT US

Bariatric Psychology

Clinic Location
85 N Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132


Mailing Address

85 N Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132


Phone: 801-581-6228
Fax: 801-585-6702