The Department of Neurology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center seeks a full-time neurologist specialized in the area of clinical neuroimmunology/multiple sclerosis. Under the supervision of the Multiple Sclerosis Center's medical director, the neurologist will be responsible for the diagnosis and management of neuroimmunological conditions affecting primarily the central nervous system. Working within a team that currently includes three adult neurologists and one pediatric neurologist that have completed specialty training in this domain, the new neurologist will have a primarily outpatient practice that also includes occasionally staffing an inpatient consultation performed by one of the fellows. There is also an annual inpatient service time required by the department. The position includes working with medical students, neurology residents, the two clinical neuroimmunology fellows, and 1-2 nurse practitioners that extend the practice's efforts. While multiple sclerosis remains the diagnosis for most of the patients seen at our Center, we evaluate and manage a wide range of conditions captured by the
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