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4-14-2014
CardioThoracic Radiologist

University of Texas Health Science Center

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is seeking board certified/board eligible radiologist for a faculty position, at the Assistant Professor to Professor rank, to provide clinical services at University Health System, Medical Arts and Research Center and other locations within our practice plan and partner hospitals, in San Antonio, Texas. Our hospitals are regional referral centers for Level 1 trauma, internal medicine, surgery, oncology, and organ transplantation.

Candidates must have a medical degree, Board Certification/Board Eligibility in Diagnostic Radiology, Texas State Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Medical License, and completed fellowship training in CardioThoracic Imaging. Applicants with prior clinical experience with all current imaging modalities and an established record in academics including teaching and research experience are preferred. The department has a strong clinical practice in both chest and cardiac radiology (CT and MR). Duties include teaching medical students and supervising residents and fellows; participating in research and teaching conferences; and providing clinical care to patients. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.

Interested candidates can email CV to
UTHSCSA Department of Radiology at rad_chr@uthscsa.edu or send CV to attention:
Lowell Glassburn
UTHSCSA, MC 7800
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio TX 78229
Fax (210) 567-5556
e-mail
rad_chr@uthscsa.edu

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.

3-26-2014
Cardiothoracic Radiologist Position

University of Cincinnati

The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Ohio is offering a full-time cardiothoracic radiology faculty position in the Department of Radiology. The department’s cardiothoracic radiology section is expanding to five faculty members to accommodate additional volume. Ideal candidates will be competent to cover all aspects of cardiac and thoracic imaging. B-reader certification and fellowship training in cardiothoracic radiology are desirable. Responsibilities include staffing at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC) and other UC Health facilities. Hospitals are equipped with state-of-the-art radiography, CT, and MR equipment and support PACS and voice recognition dictation. Cardiac imaging is performed collaboratively with the division of Cardiology. UCMC is a Level 1 Trauma center and supports active multidisciplinary programs in interstitial lung disease and thoracic oncology, including CT lung cancer screening. Responsibilities will include teaching and supervision of residents, medical students and fellows. Interested candidates can apply online by copying and pasting the following link into their browser:

http://www.jobsatuc.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=88060

Applicants must be ABR/AOBR certified or eligible and eligible for an Ohio medical license. Rank and Track will be commensurate with experience and credentials of candidate. The University of Cincinnati is an AA/EOE/ADA employer. Women, People of Color, persons with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and disabled veterans are encouraged to apply. The University of Cincinnati is a smoke-free environment.

3-13-2014
Thoracic Radiologist
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a board-certified radiologist with fellowship training in Thoracic Radiology to join our team of 10 dedicated Thoracic Radiologists. This is a full time position for a candidate with strong clinical skills in all facets of Thoracic Imaging, including MRI. Clinical patient care is a priority, but the expectation is that the candidate will actively participate in research and education. Mayo Clinic offers a Thoracic Radiology fellowship, has a large residency program, and has significant infrastructure for clinically driven investigations.

Candidates must be board certified or board eligible with fellowship training in Thoracic Radiology.
Rochester combines the comfort of small city living with easy access to rich cultural and entertainment opportunities and a large international airport in nearby Minneapolis/St. Paul. Mayo Clinic offers a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” Staff positions include an academic appointment with the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.

Mayo Clinic is known nationally and internationally for outstanding achievements in patient care, research, and education. Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit, integrated group practice focusing on high quality, compassionate medical care. Multi-disciplinary teams work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy of "the needs of the patient come first."

To apply and learn more, please visit www.mayoclinic.org/physician-jobs and reference job posting 33226BR.

Applicants can also address inquiries and a current CV to:

Ron Kuzo, M.D.
Chair, Thoracic Radiology Search Committee
c/o Marissa. J. Anderson, PHR
Physician Recruiter
Phone: (507) 284-9132
Email:
anderson.marissa@mayo.edu

3-13-2014
Seeking Fellowship Trained Thoracic Radiologist

Regional Medical Imaging

For more than 25 years, Regional Medical Imaging has provided superior service to physicians and patients throughout Mid Michigan. We strive to enhance the health and wellness of patients by maintaining first-rate imaging technology and a staff of expert clinicians, offering a full range of radiology sub specialties including: MR Breast Biopsies - Body/Cross Sectional Imaging - Musculoskeletal Radiology - Neuroradiology - Vascular & Interventional Radiology - Women's Imaging & Breast Intervention - Nuclear Medicine - Pediatric Radiology – Cardiac CT – High Resolution Chest CT – Low Dose CT Lung Screening

Position Highlights:
• Very attractive and market competitive compensation plan
• No Nights, No Weekends, No On-Call Schedules
• Flexible work schedule including full-time or part-time opportunities

Benefits Include:
• Vacation and CME Allowances
• Professional Liability
• Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
• 401K Plan

Practice Highlights:
Full range of modalities, including Bone Densitometry (DEXA); Breast MRI; Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging; Cryoablation; CT; Fluoroscopy; Image Guided Biopsies; Mammography; MRI; Nuclear Medicine; PET/CT; Ultrasound; and X-Ray.

RMI has the distinction of holding every accreditation currently offered by the American College of Radiology (ACR). As the premier membership organization for the radiology profession, ACR is dedicated to making imaging safe, effective and accessible to those who need it. Our ACR accreditations cover all imaging modalities that RMI currently provides, and we take a proactive approach to being among the first to qualify for every new accreditation program that ACR initiates. Maintaining comprehensive ACR accreditation across all modalities is a reflection of our overall dedication to the highest standards of excellence in medical imaging, which, in turn, enables patients and their physicians to be confident in our services. We have the latest in PACS/RIS systems that allow our Radiologists to read from remote locations, including the home.

Community Highlights:
The area includes award winning schools, lakes, year-round outdoor recreation, some of the nation’s best golf courses, great entertainment and the world’s best collegiate and professional sports only a short drive away. The surrounding residential communities are varied and offer rural, small-town and urban settings, all with great outdoor entertainment and sports recreation!

Responsibilities:
The position involves interpretation of multimodality thoracic images, performance of image guided chest biopsies, and coverage in general radiology. Communication skills, experience working effectively in diverse environments and letters of reference will be considered in selection of a candidate.

Nominations and letters of interest and/or curriculum vitae should be sent to
Linda Anthony, Human Resource Department.
Telephone: 810-720-7551
Fax: 810-732-1562
Email:
Lanthony@RMIPC.net
Please Visit our Web-Site
WWW.RMIPC.NET

2-12-2014
Thoracic Radiologist

Charlottesville, Virginia

The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging at the University of Virginia is seeking a full-time Fellowship Trained Thoracic Radiologist to join the growing Section of Thoracic Imaging.

We are looking for someone to join our team of three full-time Thoracic Imagers to complement our busy diagnostic and procedural services. Procedure experience, research interests and commitment to education are essential. UVA’s Department of Radiology consists of 47 full-time Clinical Faculty, 13 Research Faculty, 40 Residents and 25 Fellows/Clinical Instructors. The Thoracic Section has a dedicated Fellow and, in addition, Fellows from other services rotate through the Section’s clinical service.

Charlottesville is a cultured, cosmopolitan community with a charming, small-town feel. Seated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville boasts some of the nation's best schools and is home to several historical places of interest. Charlottesville is ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu/ and search on posting number 0613625. Complete a candidate profile online and attach a CV, cover letter and contact information for three references. This position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications. Position remains open to applications until filled. For additional information about the application process, please contact Nicole Vaughan at nsv3w@virginia.edu or
434-243-0881.

Candidates for this position must have an MD degree or equivalent degree in the field, be eligible for Virginia State Medical Licensure, be Board Certified/Eligible, and be strongly interested in a career in academic radiology. The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.

2-12-2014
Full-time Faculty Position in Thoracic Imaging

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is seeking Board candidates for a full-time faculty position in Thoracic Imaging. The OSU Department of Radiology offers a competitive salary enhanced with an attractive benefits package, including educational opportunities through The Ohio State University.

The responsibilities of this position will include but are not limited to direct performance of clinical Thoracic Imaging. The scope of this position will be focused solely on the chest. This faculty member will have interest in two primary areas: 1. HRCT of Lung Parenchyma, 2. Pulmonary changes related to Cancer and Cancer Treatment. Clinical services will be performed primarily in a teaching setting providing training instruction in image interpretation.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the country and the only academic medical center in central Ohio. Our Radiology Department is surging forward with expanded services at off-site imaging centers, renovations to our existing clinical spaces and new spaces through the medical center expansion project. We have very strong and especially diverse resources when it comes to imaging equipment. This is represented by such things as our 7T MRI system and PET-CT systems, as well as our extensive post-imaging abilities which include the 3D lab.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is undergoing a $1.1 billion expansion that includes a new James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and Critical Care Center. The new James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute’s state-of-the-art facilities, including those dedicated to diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology activities, will allow significantly more patients and families to access Ohio State’s unique and exceptional services. It will allow the Medical Center to serve 310,000 patients annually while supporting high-quality, patient centric P4 medicine.

By joining our faculty, you have the opportunity to work within a prominent radiology department and nationally renowned cancer program, committed to growth; uncompromising patient care, education and research; and our singular vision: to create the future of medicine, one patient, one discovery at a time.

Interested candidates should submit their CV to:
Kam Carlberg, Senior Leadership Recruitment/Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Kamala.Carlberg@osumc.edu

Job Requirements
Education, training, experience:

M.D. or D.O. degree and American Board of Radiology Certification/Eligibility in Thoracic Imaging is required. Formal Fellowship training in Thoracic Imaging is required. Must possess or be eligible for licensure in the State of Ohio.
To build a diverse workforce, the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Ohio State is an EEO/AA Employer.

2-3-2014
THORACIC RADIOLOGIST (1)
The Ottawa Hospital

The Department of Medical Imaging at The Ottawa Hospital is seeking a full-time fellowship trained thoracic radiologist to join the Thoracic Imaging section. Currently nine faculty members comprise the Thoracic Imaging Section and they are responsible for interpreting in-patient and out-patient chest radiographs, all chest CT’s including HRCT, CT Aortography, CT Pulmonary Angiography and Thoracic MRI/MRA. Thoracic interventions performed by the section include lung and mediastinal biopsies, chest tube drainages and lung cancer radiofrequency ablations. The section interprets approximately 100,000 chest radiographs, 26,000 chest CT’s, and 200 MRI/MRA studies, and performs approximately 1500 thoracic interventions annually.

All imaging is fully digitized with readily available post-processing stations. Members of the Thoracic Imaging section work in close association with the Department of Thoracic Oncology, Respirology and Thoracic Surgery, as well as other subspecialty programs.

The primary academic affiliate of the University of Ottawa, our academic department consists of over 65 radiologists. The department is involved in residency and fellowship training, with over 75 postgraduate trainees. The residency program comprises approximately 35 residents and we offer two funded Thoracic Radiology fellowship positions as well as one self-funded fellowship position per year. As part of our academic mission, we are also involved in teaching at the medical school and medical students rotate in the department on a daily basis. There is strong administrative and PhD support for research, with six dedicated imaging basic science researchers and a 7T research MR. 25% of the 3T MR is dedicated to research as well. The Department of Radiology is also the largest provider of CME in the country.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL: As the central hub of an integrated regional health system and Canada’s largest teaching and research hospital, The Ottawa Hospital is the largest hospital in Canada, a 1,200-bed tertiary care health sciences centre serving a population of 1.2M with specialty centres in cancer, heart, kidney, vision care and rehabilitation services. The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is the research arm of The Ottawa Hospital and affiliated with the University of Ottawa. The academic department of Radiology is also affiliated with the Nuclear Medicine department and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).

Please submit a letter of intent and CV to the Department of Medical Imaging, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA, K1H 8L6; Tel: 613-737-8571; Fax: 613-737-8830;
Email: radiology@toh.on.ca.

2-3-2014
CARDIAC RADIOLOGIST (1)
The Ottawa Hospital

The Department of Medical Imaging at The Ottawa Hospital is seeking an experienced fellowship-trained cardiac radiologist to join its Cardiac Imaging section. Additional training in Thoracic Imaging would be considered an advantage. Affiliated with the largest cardiac institute in Canada, The University of Ottawa Heart Institute, the candidate will work with a Siemens Flash CT scanner and soon to be operational Siemens 1.5T Magnetom Aera (August 2014), both dedicated to cardiac imaging.

All imaging is fully digitized with readily available post-processing stations.

Members of the Cardiac Radiology section work in close association with the cardiologists and cardiac surgeons at the Heart Institute. The Cardiac Radiology section is run jointly by radiologists and imaging cardiologists where approximately 2000 cardiac CT’s and 600 to 1000 cardiac MR’s are performed on a yearly basis. The Cardiac radiologists interpret all chest radiographs, thoracic CT’s and half the cardiac CT’s and MRI’s.

The primary academic affiliate of the University of Ottawa, our academic department consists of over 65 radiologists. The department is involved in residency and fellowship training, with over 75 postgraduate trainees. The residency program comprises of approximately 35 residents and we currently offer one fellowship position per year in Cardiac Radiology. As part of our academic mission, we are also involved in teaching at the medical school and medical students rotate in the department on a daily basis. There is strong administrative and PhD support for research, with six dedicated imaging basic science researchers and a 7T research MR. 25% of the 3T MR is dedicated to research as well. The Department of Radiology is also the largest provider of CME in the country.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL: As the central hub of an integrated regional health system and Canada’s largest teaching and research hospital, The Ottawa Hospital is the largest hospital in Canada, a 1,200-bed tertiary care health sciences centre serving a population of 1.2M with specialty centres in cancer, heart, kidney, vision care and rehabilitation services. The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is the research arm of The Ottawa Hospital and affiliated with the University of Ottawa. The academic department of Radiology is also affiliated with the Nuclear Medicine department and the Children Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).

Please submit a letter of intent and CV to the Department of Medical Imaging, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA, K1H 8L6; Tel: 613-737-8571; Fax: 613-737-8830;
Email:
radiology@toh.on.ca.

12-15-2013
Faculty Position Available: Thoracic Radiologist
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Department of Radiology of the Feinberg School of Medicine is seeking a full time Thoracic Radiologist to join our faculty. The successful physician applicant must be certified by the American Board of Radiology (or equivalent), and be fellowship trained in Thoracic Imaging. Excellent clinical skills are a prerequisite in this high volume department. The successful candidate must also have a strong interest or existing background in academic radiology, good interpersonal skills, and an ability to teach residents and medical students of all levels.

Radiology Department faculty provide clinical services to patients at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (NMH) and its Northwestern Medicine affiliates. NMH is a state of the art tertiary medical center in the North Michigan Avenue area of Chicago, and the primary teaching hospital of the Feinberg School of Medicine. Infrastructure in the Radiology Department includes CR and DR radiography units, 8 multidetector CT scanners, and 12 high field MR systems. In late 2014, a new Outpatient Care Pavilion will open on campus that will include additional imaging equipment. The Department of Radiology also manages the Center for Translational Imaging, a core facility of NU, with 5 dedicated research MR scanners.

This position is a non-tenure eligible continuing appointment at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Academic rank will be determined based on the qualifications of the successful candidate. The successful candidate will find a wealth of clinical, research, and teaching opportunity at their disposal. Salary and benefits are competitive. The position is available on or before July 1, 2014; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Address inquiries and a current CV to:

Eric M. Hart, MD
Chair, Thoracic Imaging Search Committee
c/o Iliana Rodríguez, Manager of Professional Affairs
Northwestern Radiology
676 North St. Clair, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-695-0730
Fax: 312-695-5645
Email:
irodrigu@nmff.org

Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Application by minority and female applicants is strongly encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States, and acquisition of a license to practice medicine in Illinois.

12-11-2013
Assistant Professor AC - Thoracic Imaging
University of Pennsylvania

The Department of Radiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic-clinician track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Radiology with a focus on Thoracic Imaging. Responsibilities include clinical service as well as supervision and training of residents and fellows. The position involves interpretation of multimodality thoracic images, performance of image guided chest biopsies, and coverage in general radiology to a lesser extent. Clinical coverage will be provided primarily at Pennsylvania Hospital including off-hour call. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and clinical care. Applicants must be American Board of Radiology certified or eligible and completion of fellowship training in thoracic radiology are required.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Apply for this position online at:
http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g334/d3477

11-15-2013
Thoracic Radiologist
University of Missouri

The University of Missouri Department of Radiology is recruiting for fellowship trained Thoracic Radiologist. The faculty member will join a small, intimate radiology department that is dedicated to serving our patients and colleagues. The candidate will be given the opportunity to shape the growth of our radiologic services, educate our medical students, residents and fellows as well as conduct research. The radiology department serves the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics, Missouri Orthopedic Institute, Ellis Fischel Cancer Research Center, Womens and Children’s Hospital, Cooper County Memorial Hospital and a regional tele-radiology network linking additional hospitals. The Radiology Department also has a standalone Imaging Center with MRI, US, CT and X-Ray. Clinical service and related instruction constitute 80-90% of assignment. Remaining time is devoted to educational teaching, professional development, and/or research. The candidate is expected to contribute to the School of Medicine’s overall goals through teaching, collaborative research and outreach. This is a full-time, 12 month appointment.

MU is one of the few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing and health profession on one campus. At MU’s comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics and telehealth sites. MU has more than 280 degree programs, 34,000 students and 250,000 alumni. The School of Medicine’s more than 650 faculty physicians and scientists educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, fellows and other students seeking advanced degrees.

Candidate must obtain clinical privileges and academic appointment at MU School of Medicine. Position title/rank is commensurate with applicant’s clinical, teaching and research experience: Assistant Professor to full Professor on tenure or clinical tracks. The salary and benefits package is extremely competitive.

Qualifications
Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, board certified or eligible, fellowship training and successful completion of a residency in radiology. Candidates will be assessed based upon educational and professional achievement. Communication skills, experience working effectively in diverse environments and letters of reference will all be considered in selection of a candidate. Potential for candidate to work within the framework of the diagnostic radiology service will be assessed. Applicants should be prepared to prove eligibility to be employed in this position in accordance with all applicable laws.

Benefit Eligibility
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at
http://www.umsystem.edu/ums/departments/hr/benefits/.

Application Materials
Application materials must be submitted online. Interested candidates should be prepared to attach: a letter stating professional interests and career goals; curriculum vitae; professional transcript(s); and contact information (including email addresses) for three references.
http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php

If you have questions about the online application process, please consult Human Resources web sites: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/faq.php or https://doit.missouri.edu/training/recruitingtroubleshoot.html or call (573)882-7976.

Please contact Amolak Singh, MD,
singha@health.missouri.edu or 573-882-1026 if you have questions about the position. Applications will be reviewed until a suitable candidate is identified. Initial appointment will begin as soon as an acceptable candidate can be identified and hired.

11-4-2013
Chief of Thoracic Radiology
Vanderbilt University

The Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences at Vanderbilt University Medical Center seeks applicants to fill a faculty position as Chief of Thoracic Radiology. The candidate, who will be appointed at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor, must be a subspecialty trained thoracic radiologist and be eligible for a Tennessee medical license.

Vanderbilt is nationally recognized as a leader in patient care, research, and education. Our faculty of 80 clinicians and 50 scientists mentor 32 house staff physicians and 14 clinical fellows. The Chief of Thoracic Radiology oversees five board-certified thoracic radiologists in diagnostic thoracic radiology. Separate sections are responsible for cardiothoracic angiography and interventional procedures.

Thoracic radiology research at Vanderbilt is supported by the 41,000 sq. ft. Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science (VUIIS), one of the premiere imaging research centers in the world. The VUIIS comprises over 35 Ph.D. trained faculty scientists engaged in all varieties of basic and translational imaging research, with outstanding facilities including human size 7.0 and 3.0 Tesla magnets, animal MRI/PET/CT/US scanners, a cyclotron, and on-site radiochemistry lab.

The successful candidate must have substantial research experience, including a history of extramural grant funding, preferably from NIH. The candidate will be a recognized national leader in thoracic radiology, and will be expected to integrate into the strong clinical, research, and educational neuroscience programs across the medical center. Applicants may electronically submit a 1-page cover letter summarizing their interest and experience, a standard NIH-style biosketch, and full curriculum vitae to John A. Worrell, MD, Search Committee Chair c/o brooke.harvey@vanderbilt.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Vanderbilt University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.

10-25-2013
Faculty Position Available July 2014
Cardio-Thoracic Imaging Section
VCU Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia

The Department of Radiology at the VCU Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, is seeking a full-time Cardiothoracic Radiologist to join the Cardiopulmonary Imaging Section. Currently six faculty members comprise the recently integrated and well-established Thoracic Imaging and Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging Sections and are responsible for interpreting in-patient and out-patient chest radiographs, all chest CT’s including HRCT, CT Aortography, CT Pulmonary Angiography, Cardiac CTA’s, as well as Cardiac MRI and pre-ablation pulmonary vein MR studies. The section interprets approximately 90,000 chest radiographs, more than 18,000 chest CT’s/ CTA’s and over 650 cardiac MRI/MRA studies, and performs approximately 150 thoracic interventions annually. All imaging is fully digitized on a recently upgraded state-of-art McKesson PACS system. Advanced post-processing modalities including TeraRecon, Vitrea, Syngovia, WebPAX, CMR42, and hospital RIS access is readily accessible at individual 6 megapixel color monitors and workstations. PowerScribe, a flexible Web based speech recognition system, was upgraded to the latest version in February 2013. The department has state-of-the-art imaging equipment including 6 current MDCT scanners, 4 of which are Siemen Flash scanners, and 4-1.5T MRI scanners. Members of the Cardio-Thoracic Imaging Section work in close association with the Department of Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiology, as well as other subspecialty programs.

VCU Medical Center is one of the country’s largest and most sophisticated medical university complexes. The center is the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center, houses the largest number of intensive care units in the state, nearly 100 specialty clinics and patient care centers, has a large transplant service, and is one of only 34 centers in the country performing artificial heart transplants. The campus is also home to the Massey Cancer Center, Virginia’s first National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. Our Lung Cancer Screening Program was recently endorsed by the Lung Cancer Alliance as a center of excellence. U.S. News and World Report’s Best Hospitals edition has ranked the VCU Medical Center as the No. 1 hospital in Virginia and in the Richmond metropolitan area for the last 2-years in a row.

Located in central Virginia, Richmond is a thriving Southern city located less than two hours from the Blue Ridge Mountains, Washington, D.C., and the Atlantic coast and beaches. Richmond is also a vibrant center of commerce and the arts. The city is home to a number of Fortune 500 companies and a leader in manufacturing, distribution, finance, and university education. In addition, Richmond hosts a symphony, an opera and a ballet. The combination of pleasant weather, geography, culture, activities, and lifestyle make this city a wonderful place to live, raise a family, and practice medicine.

Applicants must be Board certified or Board eligible in diagnostic radiology and be eligible to practice medicine in Virginia. A fellowship in thoracic and/or cardiac imaging or demonstrated competency in cardiothoracic imaging is required. Academic rank and tenure will depend on qualifications and experience. Interested candidates should contact Dr. Mark S. Parker, Director, Thoracic Imaging Division, msparker@vcu.edu, 804-828-5064. For additional information, please visit the department’s Web site at http://www.radiology.vcu.edu/index.html

VCU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

10-5-2013
Director of Cardiothoracic Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson University Hospitals

The Department of Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia seeks an experienced cardiothoracic radiologist with strong academic accomplishments and interests to lead its cardiothoracic division. The department has a strong clinical practice in both chest and cardiac radiology, and we are looking for an individual who can further expand both services. Close relationships exist with our clinical colleagues in both areas. Pulmonology, critical care, and thoracic surgery are all strong and provide us with a large number of interesting diagnostic and biopsy/drainage/other interventional cases. In addition to our extensive on-campus state-of-the-art facilities, we have ownership interests in several large private imaging centers, where good opportunities for growth exist. We have large residency and fellowship programs, which are widely recognized as among the best in the country. Although we do not have a large basic science research presence in cardiothoracic imaging at the moment, we have a long tradition of clinically-oriented research, and that will likely be the focus of this individual’s research efforts.

We will also entertain applications from more junior-level radiologists who are looking for a cardiothoracic position in which they can grow their academic careers.

TJUH was recently ranked on the US News and World Report Honor Roll as one of the top 20 hospitals in the country. We are located in one of the nicest parts of downtown Philadelphia with an abundance of residential neighborhoods, great restaurants, and cultural venues within easy walking distance. Commuter rail stations are located within 2 blocks of the campus and provide quick and easy access to suburban locations.

TJUH is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Interested individuals should contact:

Vijay Rao, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215-955-7264
Email:
vijay.rao@jefferson.edu

7-16-2013
Assistant, Associate or full Professor – Thoracic Imaging
University of Washington

The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington is recruiting a full-time radiologist at the level of Assistant, Associate or full Professor, without tenure to join the Thoracic Imaging section.

The Department of Radiology is dynamic, growing, and focused on strong mentoring for academic career development. The Department is strongly integrated with clinical and research programs throughout the medical center and with the highly-ranked Department of Bioengineering. The UW Medical Center Hospital is on the US News and World Report Honor Roll. The UW School of Medicine is currently ranked second in federal grant funding, while the UW as a whole has been ranked first among public institutions for decades. Seattle is highly ranked for quality of life, excellent family environment, and world-class outdoor recreation at its doorstep.

Thoracic Imaging is an active service with close relationships with internal medicine, pulmonology, oncology, bone marrow transplantation, cardiology, and cardiac and thoracic surgery services. UW is a leading referral center for interstitial lung diseases, lung transplantation, and thoracic surgery. Thoracic Imaging conducts daily conferences with the inpatient services of internal medicine, oncology, and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute, a premier bone marrow transplantation center.

The successful candidate will have clinical responsibilities in thoracic imaging, including CT and MRI. The Thoracic Imaging section also takes part in the cardiovascular CT and MRI programs. The section has six faculty members with expertise in cardiac and pulmonary imaging.

Responsibilities will include teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, and engagement in research. Candidates for this position must have an MD degree, or equivalent degree in the field, be eligible for Washington State Medical Licensure, and be strongly interested in a career in academic radiology. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

This recruitment is open until filled. Please address inquiries (reference #AA3345)
and current CV to:

Gautham Reddy, MD, MPH
reddyg@uw.edu
Department of Radiology
Box 357115
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-7115

UW faculty members engage in teaching, research and service. The UW is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and continues to build a culturally diverse faculty. Applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged.

 

 

 
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