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The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology is searching for a full-time faculty member to add to our section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology to support the growing Pediatric Interventional Radiology service in addition to the adult service. Responsibilities will include performing the full spectrum of pediatric interventional radiology procedures including vascular access, biopsy, treatment of vascular malformations, transplant interventions, musculoskeletal interventions, and treatment of renovascular hypertension.
Candidates can also participate in adult interventional radiology procedures dependent on training and experience. Our adult practice includes the full spectrum of interventional radiology procedures including oncologic, hepatobiliary and portal, transplant, dialysis, treatment of pulmonary embolism including an active PERT team, non-vascular, venous, PAE, PAD, and women’s interventions. The University of Minnesota Department of Interventional Radiology boasts a long history of innovation in the field by pioneers in the specialty including Dr. Kurt Amplatz. We are actively involved in several multicenter trials. Our team's top focus is to provide the highest quality, evidence-based patient care.
Educational responsibilities will include teaching at all levels within a large academic center, including medical student, resident and fellow training. Faculty members have dedicated academic time with opportunities available to develop research and clinical interests in collaboration with the Department of Radiology in addition to other clinical divisions.
Prior to the start of employment qualified individuals must: 1) be American Board of Radiology certified or eligible, 2) have completed a pediatric vascular /interventional radiology fellowship or IR/DR residency with significant pediatric IR training, preferably fellow level, and 3) be eligible for medical license in the state of Minnesota. Assessment of applications will consider applicants with a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Vascular Interventional Radiology or IR/DR Certification. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in Pediatric Interventional Radiology. The start date is negotiable, and the position will remain open until filled. Current fellows are encouraged to apply. Both clinically focused and academic track applicants will be considered. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience.
The Department of Radiology
The University of Minnesota’s Department of Radiology is at the forefront of imaging in a region known for some of the nation’s best health care. Faculty are engaged and focused on providing high quality clinical care and practice in an environment that values education, quality-improvement, and encourages a wide variety of academic pursuits. The U of M is home to a large highly regarded ACGME approved residency and numerous fellowship programs. The department has consistently ranked in the top 20 in NIH funded research for over 5 years and is home to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, an internationally renowned center for ultrahigh field MRI with some of the most advanced MR instrumentation in the world. An interest in research is encouraged and there are substantial departmental and institutional resources for research activities, though there is not a research requirement for this position.
How To Apply/Who to Contact
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Questions about the position can be emailed to Dr. Jafar Golzarian, Division Director, at email@example.com.
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
Location – Minneapolis, MN The University of Minnesota is located in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The quality of life in the Twin cities is very high with multiple regions in the area consistently ranked as some of the best places to live in the US. The Twin Cities is the 16th largest metro area in the US, with a population of approximately 3.3 million people. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area is the 2nd largest economic center in the Midwest. The presence of the corporate headquarters for companies such as Target, US Bancorp, Xcel Energy and Ameriprise Financial provide a growing economy with great job opportunities for a candidate’s spouse or family.
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M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
At University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians), we are on a mission to deliver exceptional patient care, advance medicine through research, and train the next generation of health professionals. We are committed to fostering an environment of diversity, inclusiveness, equal opportunity, and respect for the similarities and differences in our organization and communities we serve.
M Physicians is the multi-specialty group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty clinicians, community-practice clinicians, advanced practice providers, and healthcare professionals. We serve the land grant mission of the University by providing high quality specialty and primary care, innovative and leading-edge cures and treatments, and access to the latest evidence-based care to patients across the state of Minnesota and beyond.