2019-2020 Instructor of Abdominal Imaging
Working Title: 2019-2020 Instructor of Abdominal Imaging
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Radiology
Posting Date: 02-24-2017
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Body Imaging Division at the University of Virginia, seeks 5 candidates for tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructor/Fellow positions in Abdominal Imaging for a July 1, 2019 start date. This one year post-graduate fellowship program provides extensive training in all aspects of abdominal imaging with a focus on image-guided procedures (ultrasound and CT) and abdominopelvic MRI. As a quaternary referral center, we perform MRI for a broad range of diseases including prostate cancer, colorectal cancer, gynecological cancers, cholangiocarcinoma, pancreatic cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma; and a variety of hepatobiliary diseases including cirrhosis and primary sclerosing cholangitis, and MR elastography.
Clinical instructors will learn to perform a variety of procedures independently, including soft tissue and lung biopsies, abscess drainages, thoracenteses and paracenteses, thyroid nodule biopsies, percutaneous g-tube placements, and fluoroscopically-guided GI tract interventions. This unique training opportunity is held in one of the premier academic communities in the country with a robust data infrastructure to engage in clinical research if desired. Internal moonlighting opportunities are available. Please see our fellowship website for more information:
Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, qualify for a Virginia Medical License, and have completed a four year Diagnostic Radiology Residency.
The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and 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 0620321. 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.
Positions will remain open until filled.
Please submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Penny Guy via email, [email protected]
For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Penny Guy via email at [email protected] or phone 434-924-9377.
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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