Doctoral/Master Students: Those interested in pursuing PhD/Masters studies should forward their CV and areas of interest to Dr. O’Keefe-McCarthy in advance of the application deadline to determine if students are being accepted for the following year and whether there is a good fit between the research interests of the applicant and Dr. O’Keefe-McCarthy program of research.

Employment Opportunities: Students- Annually, Dr. O’Keefe-McCarthy’s research unit will, dependent on research project needs and funding, hire graduate and undergraduate students to work on various projects.

Artist #3

“Lucky” is the title of a poem created from research conducted with women and men examining the early prodromal warning symptoms of heart disease. They felt lucky to be alive.

“Yes, the chest pain came with activity…. It almost felt like indigestion.”

Woman, age 74


We are currently not recruiting for any studies. Please check back for updates.