Department of Medicine: Assistant Professor (Rheumatology)
Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey
Internal Number: 197684
The Division of Rheumatology in the Department of Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is actively recruiting outstanding candidates at the Assistant Professor level.
Primary responsibilities may include providing clinical care in the Rheumatology outpatient clinic and Rheumatology consult service, education of medical students, residents and fellows, and participation in other academic, patient care and research activities of the Division and Department. Added expertise in musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSK US) would be desirable.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at New Brunswick is part of the RWJBarnabas Health System. The affiliation of Rutgers Health and RWJ/Barnabas Health, the largest health system in NJ, presents exciting opportunities for growth and expansion of the rheumatology program. The integrated health system (RWJBarnabas) is a $5 billion enterprise and cares for about 40% of all NJ residents.
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