Saint Louis University is seeking an experienced academic pediatric cardiologist as Director, Division of Pediatric Cardiology.Â Â Â The division currently consists of nine pediatric cardiologists, two clinical nurse practitioners, dedicated cardiology clinical nurses, dedicated procedural staff, as well as a pediatric cardiology fellowship training program.Â
The cardiology division is housed within the Dorothy and Larry Dallas Heart Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital.Â A busy congenital heart surgery program exists, and the hospital houses state-of-the-art operating rooms, a 70-bed neonatal intensive care unit, a pediatric intensive care unit, an electrophysiology lab, and a hybrid cardiac catheterization lab/operating suite.Â SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital is a 190-bed free-standing childrens hospital, connected to an extensive network of community and high-risk nurseries, and is staffed by faculty members of Saint Louis University School of Medicine.Â
Collaborative research opportunities are available in conjunction with the School of Medicine, Doisy Research Center, and the Saint Louis University School of Public Health.Â Division members are actively involved in research, quality programs, and the teaching of medical students, pediatric residents, and pediatric cardiology fellows.Â
The successful candidate must be board certified in Pediatric Cardiology and have the desire to foster the clinical, teaching, and research missions of the division.
Applicants must include: 1) a cover letter; 2) a resume/curriculum vitae. You can upload these items on the third page "My experience" of the application.Â
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.