Department Name: 7H354:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - CARDIOLO
The Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky is seeking a clinical faculty member who will primarily focus upon the care of patients with advanced heart failure, cardiac transplant, ventricular assist devices and other cardiovascular diseases within the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine.
This position will have regular assignments in the faculty rotation to cover inpatient services for patients with heart failure and also on the floor, intensive care unit and consult services at the University of Kentucky. In addition, ambulatory assignments will be aimed to establish a practice encompassing patients with advanced heart failure, pulmonary hypertension and other cardiovascular diseases and this position will be involved in non-invasive and invasive testing in this patient population. This position will be a core member in cardiology and will be involved with teaching cardiology fellows, residents and students during consult service, and in-patient services and participation in the Department's courses for medical students.
Please include a CV when applying for this position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD degree or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Clinical cardiology experience
Completion of fellowship training in Cardiovascular Medicine
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Ky Medical License; Board Certified in Internal Medicine; Board eligible or board certified in subspecialty of Cardiovascular Diseases; Board eligible or board certified in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology.
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