Asst. Professor of Clinical

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-03-02
Req: R100045390
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The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Miami in Miami, FL is seeking an Assistant Professor of Clinical to provide clinical care for patients from fetal life through adolescent with various forms of congenital and acquired heart disease, as well as assisting in the evaluation and management of adults with congenital heart disease. This care is provided in the outpatient clinic, emergency room, inpatient wards and in the intensive care units (neonatal, pediatric, and cardiac) at the Holtz Children’s/Jackson Memorial Hospital. Perioperatively manage infants, children, adolescents and adults who underwent cardiac (heart) surgery. Perform and interpret echocardiograms on fetuses, infants, children, adolescents and adults as part of the evaluation for congenital and acquired heart disease. This includes the performance and interpretation of transthoracic, transesophageal and fetal echocardiograms. Participate in the performance and interpretation of metabolic and exercise stress tests in pediatric and adult patients as part of the evaluation for cardiac disease. Provide teaching, through formal and informal case discussions, to students, residents, fellows, nurses and faculty members on various principles in the management of pediatric patients with cardiac disease. Participation in research and other scholarly activity, including collaboration with other pediatric subspecialists, in order to provide insight to and add to current knowledge in the field of Pediatric Cardiology.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

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Posted: 3/3/2021
Application Due: 5/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time