Non-Invasive Cardiology Faculty
Summary of Opportunity
The Department of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) is seeking qualified candidates for a non-invasive cardiology clinical faculty position in support of its clinical practice, academic and research missions. The scope of clinical service will include but is not limited to outpatient office practice and inpatient services such as CICU, primary cardiology service and inpatient consults. Academic activities include but are not limited to teaching medical students, residents and fellows. Temple Cardiologists also support the office-based practice of Temple Cardiology Associates at Temple University Hospital and the Jeanes/Fox Chase campus. Qualified candidates must be trained in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology and in possession of or eligible to receive an unrestricted PA State Medical License. Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.
Temple Heart & Vascular Institute (THVI)
The THVI is a physician led, patient focused institute built upon Temple Health’s excellent long-term reputation for heart and vascular clinical care, research and education. At the core of THVI is an integrated approach that encourages collaboration between care providers in order to improve patient experience, outcomes, and value across the spectrum of prevention, diagnosis, intervention, and rehabilitation of cardiovascular disease. THVI continues to build upon the strengths inherent in an institute model while maintaining the advantages conferred as an academic and research healthcare entity.
Minimum Candidate Qualifications
• An M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active board certification Internal Medicine and BE/BC in Cardiology.
• Residency and fellowship training from ACGME accredited programs is strongly preferred.
• Possess credentials for a faculty appointment at the minimum level of Assistant Professor.
• Eligible for unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
• Demonstrate sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community.
Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.
Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.
Procedure for Candidacy
Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information by applying online: https://bit.ly/2yUvIts or to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.
Daniel Edmundowicz, Professor and Chief, Section of Cardiology, C/O Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: [email protected] Phone: 215-707-5666 Fax: 215-707-9452
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.