Neurology Faculty - Headache Medicine

Location
Aurora, CO
Posted
Jun 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The University of Colorado Denver Headache Center is seeking current Headache Medicine fellows or Headache specialists for an available faculty position in our growing Headache/Pain center. Our center is thriving within the nationally recognized Neurology department.

Our program's close collaborators include the University of Colorado Hospital's (UCH) shared Infusion clinic, the UCH Pain/Spine clinic and Neurosurgery (for the recently developed Concussion program. We also work together with the Headache clinic at the Children's hospital to assure smooth transition of adolescents with headache to adult care. We offer comprehensive patient care including an extensive referral network for cognitive behavioral therapy, biofeedback, psychiatry, pain management, Wellness center. In office procedures include Botox injections, nerve blocks, sphenopalatine ganglion blocks.

Our Headache Medicine fellowship was accredited by UCNS in 2014.

This new faculty person would be responsible for and benefit from the following:
  • Seeing patients at the University of Colorado Outpatient Anschutz Medical Center and UCH satellite clinics
  • Teaching Headache medicine to Headache medicine fellow, neurology residents, other rotating residents and medical students
  • Participate in current research or developing individual projects with the assistance of established and highly efficient research coordinators group; our Neurology department has approximately 120 ongoing clinical trials and various opportunities for basic science research.
  • Clinical projects may include developing Headache Medicine Telehealth Program, improve collaboration with the Emergency Department and our Neurohospitalist group for headache care.


Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
Applicants should be a Board Certified/Eligible Neurologist who has completed fellowship training in Headache. A State of Colorado medical license and DEA license must be obtained on or before hire date.

Preferred Qualifications:

A record of previous or current research funding is highly desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/careers, refer to job number 04228. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:When applying applicants must include: 1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2) A current CV/resume 3) The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20244 - SOM-Neurology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Mar 30, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Marius Birlea, MD

Posting Contact Email: marius.birlea@ucdenver.edu

Position Number: 00007506

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