2019-2020 Instructor of Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Aug 24, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: 2019-2020 Instructor of Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Radiology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 08-23-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Body Imaging Division at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates for tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructors, Cardiothoracic Imaging track for a July 1, 2019 start date.

The Cardiothoracic Imaging fellowship will include a balanced combination of cardiovascular and thoracic imaging. This includes interpretation of CT and MRI studies of the cardiovascular system, as well as hands-on experience in the acquisition of CT and MRI cardiac images for all indications including stress testing and pediatric and adult congenital heart disease. Thoracic imaging will be configured to provide experience in conventional radiography, CT and MRI of the chest, with focus in pulmonary, mediastinal and pleural pathology. Extensive experience will be gained in thoracic image-guided procedures, under US and CT guidance.

The Cardiothoracic Instructor will actively participate in multi-disciplinary conferences with Cardiology, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, and Pathology; as well as in daily teaching activities through interactions with residents, medical students and clinical faculty. The clinical instructor will have the opportunity to participate in research projects during the fellowship.

Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, and be Diagnostic Radiology Residency trained.

The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals."

The UVa Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours' drive from Washington D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic, cultural, and social events.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu/ and search on posting number 0621514. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a CV and cover letter. Also, please attach a copy of your USMLE scores in Writing Sample 1 and your ECFMG certification in Writing Sample 2 if applicable. Position will remain open until filled.

Please submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Penny Guy via email at pennyguy@virginia.edu.

For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Penny Guy via email
pennyguy@virginia.edu or phone 434-924-9377.

This is a non-accredited fellowship program and is therefore ineligible for the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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