The Department of Radiology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center / NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is seeking a full-time faculty member to join the Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology.
The Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology is a dynamic and robust service that works hand in hand with world class referring physicians. There is a strong emphasis on adult and pediatric sports imaging as we provide imaging services for professional teams including the New York Yankees, New York City Football Club, Rockland Boulders, collegiate athletic programs including Fordham University and Columbia University, and numerous regional high school athletic programs. Spine imaging is also a focal point in our practice as we work closely with The Spine Hospital, the only dedicated spine hospital in New York.
The division provides a full array of musculoskeletal imaging and interventions including MRI, CT, X-ray, diagnostic US, and image-guided interventions. We pride ourselves, first and foremost, on a collegial team-oriented work environment with all faculty members working closely together to provide a high level of patient care.
Columbia University Irving Medical Center is one of the premier clinical and research institutions in the country. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is ranked as the #1 hospital in New York and #4 in the nation on the US News & World Report Honor Roll.
Columbia provides the best location to work in New York City with a very easy commute from anywhere on the West Side of Manhattan or from any number of great towns/villages in the beautiful suburbs of Northern New Jersey or Westchester and Rockland Counties in New York. Candidates may also have the opportunity to spend time working from our outpatient center in Westchester County, NY (approximately 25 minutes from NYC), if desired.
Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Columbia University offers a highly competitive benefits package, including numerous retirement plans, and ample time off for vacation and CME.
Please visit our online application site at http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/6641 for further information about this position and to submit your application. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The University and the Department of Radiology are committed to the diversity of its faculty. Outstanding female and underrepresented minority scholars are strongly encouraged to apply.
For questions or additional information about the position, please contact Tony Wong MD, Chief of the Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: Req. 00002029
About Columbia University, Department of Radiology
The Department of Radiology currently provides clinical and research programs with subspecialty expertise at six locations, including NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (NYP), Children’s Hospital of New York (CHONY), the Allen Pavilion, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, and at ColumbiaDoctors Midtown and Tarrytown. The full spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic radiology is offered throughout the enterprise, including the complete array of diagnostic radiology (CT, US, MRI, plain films), interventional radiology (body, vascular, and neuro), and nuclear medicine (PET, PET/CT, CT/SPECT). All services utilize the most advanced technology available to provide cutting-edge radiologic service to our patients and referring physicians.The department participates in a broad range of NIH-funded research initiatives and translational research collaborations with every other department in the medical center, placing us at the forefront of advanced medical imaging. Many of these projects are performed in dedicated state-of-the-art Department of Radiology research facilities, which include the David A. Gardner PET Research Center, a world class nuclear medicine facility that provides high qual...ity positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/CT clinical and research facilities; the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Center of Columbia University, which boasts several high field research magnets. The Department also has a strong collaborative relationship with Columbia University's Department of Biomedical Engineering.The department provides radiology education to an average of 45 residents and fellows each year. We have an extensive ACGME graduate training program in diagnostic radiology, nuclear medicine/radiology, pediatric radiology, neuroradiology, interventional radiology and vascular-interventional radiology. We also offer training fellowships in thoracic, abdominal, musculo-skeletal, body MRI, and neuro-interventional radiology. The array of nationally-recognized faculty and the breadth of exams, research opportunities, and advanced imaging technology, combined with the clinical services of one of the top hospitals in the United States, makes the radiology educational experience at Columbia University among the most competitive in the country.