The University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics seeks a Senior Pediatric Cardiologist specializing in Electrophysiology for a full-time faculty position in the Division of Pediatrics Cardiology. The rank of this position is at the level of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor based on qualifications.
The candidate will be appointed to the Academic Track. He/she will provide clinical expertise in pediatric electrophysiology, as well as training and mentorship of learners at all levels (fellows, residents, and medical students). The availability of a large clinical database (currently in place) will create opportunities for excellence in clinical care as well as scholarly activities.
About the Appointment:
• The candidate will be responsible for performing invasive and non-invasive electrophysiology evaluations and procedures as well as providing medical treatment for arrhythmias. • There will be oversight responsibility for Pediatric Electrocardiography including Holter monitors and event monitor records. • Besides the University of Minnesota system, there is a busy outreach system for electrocardiograms, Holters and even monitor tracings from other Twin Cities institutions and from greater Minnesota. • The potential opportunity exists to interface with a busy Adult Electrophysiology service with intense research and clinical activity. • Opportunities also exist for outreach electrophysiology activities within the state and out of state. • The candidate may also participate in inpatient attending activities and outpatient clinics. • Additional responsibilities will include: participation in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, clinical practice through UMPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and your profession. • The successful candidate will participate in research projects and other academic/scholarly activities either as a collaborator or independent researcher, and participate in faculty development activities tailored to the candidate's career interests and goals. • Pediatric Heart Center • University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital • Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research experience with a goal of developing collaborative or independent, externally funded research. • Faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty.
• MD/DO must be a graduate of an accredited ACGME Pediatric residency and Pediatric Cardiology fellowship training programs • Must have successfully completed advanced Pediatric Electrophysiology training. • Board certified and/or board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology • Must have demonstrated involvement in clinical or basic science research through publications anticipated or published in peer-reviewed journals • Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure • Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota • Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges • Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Exception team player skills and priority of patient service • Detail oriented and self-motivated • Education focused and a creative problem-solver
Internal Number: 340860
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