Faculty Opportunity - Abdominal / Chest Imaging (Afternoon/Evenings)

Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posted
Oct 09, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Professional Specifications

Faculty Opportunity - Abdominal / Chest Imaging (Afternoon/Evenings)

Department of Radiology

 Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

www.temple.edu/medicine

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Department of Radiology announces the search for a Board Certified (or B/E) Academic Abdominal / Chest Imager at the minimum rank of Assistant Professor.   

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a faculty practice while enjoying a schedule that allows for great work/life balance.  The anticipated schedule will be 12:00pm to 8:00pm.

The abdominal imager will contribute predominately in the abdominal imaging section consisting of Body MRI, CT, US and fluoro and be expected to contribute to our missions of providing excellent education to a diverse body of medical students and residents and state - of - the - art health care in our busy radiology practices.     Opportunities also exist for engagement in research.

The practice is based at Temple University Hospital (TUH), a 722-bed tertiary- and quaternary-level acute care hospital and chief clinical training site for the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. The Department also provides clinical services to Temple Health’s Jeanes Hospital Campus, our community outpost, and the Northeastern Campus. Our faculty may spend time at one or more of these facilities.

The clinical service at TUH is covered by residents and faculty members and is organized by subspecialty into abdominal imaging, mammography, neuroradiology, interventional radiology, interventional neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, musculoskeletal radiology, general radiology, and chest and cardiac imaging. Over 400,000 exams per year are performed.

The Radiology Residency Program has six residents per year for a total of 24 residents. In addition, 12 to 15 medical students are assigned to radiology rotations each month. The clinical rotations are bolstered by two daily lectures.           

Applicants must possess an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent with active board certification (or board eligibility) in radiology and fellowship training in abdominal imaging. Subspecialty training in one facet of abdominal imaging may also be considered including MRI fellowship, cross sectional fellowships and ultrasound training.  Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.

Gary Cohen, MD, Professor and Interim Chairman, Department of Radiology, Radiologist –in-Chief, Temple University Health System Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu Ph: 215-707-5665

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

 

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