2022-2023 Body Imaging Fellowship
Job location: Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-08-20
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Body Imaging Division at the University of Virginia, seeks five candidates for tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructor/Fellow positions in Abdominal Imaging for a July 1, 2022 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 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.
To learn more about the fellowship, please visit: https://med.virginia.edu/radiology/services/fellowship-program/abdominal-imaging/
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.
This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance.
Priority review of applications will begin on September 15, 2020, but the position will remain open until filled.
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs, and search for requisition # R0017040. For full consideration applications must include a Cover Letter/Personal Statement, USMLE scores (or equivalent), ECFMG (if applicable), and 3 current letters of recommendation.
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0017040. For full consideration applications must include a Cover Letter/Personal Statement, USMLE scores (or equivalent), ECFMG (if applicable), and 3 current letters of recommendation.
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