The Department of Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) seeks applicants for the position of Section Chief of Heart Failure in the Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension.
The Section Chief provides oversight for all operational and programmatic aspects of the section while establishing a robust research infrastructure. Leadership responsibilities include a strategic vision for growth, broadening the referral base within the larger health system network, a team-driven approach to clinical excellence, budgetary oversight and productivity, monitoring performance improvement and quality measures, engagement in UME, GME and CME educational activities and collaborative research.
The successful candidate would be a clinician or a clinical scientist and would be appointed at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. He/She should be an outstanding clinician and researcher with experience in mentoring trainees and junior faculty. A strong portfolio of research scholarship and funding would be desirable. Besides advanced heart failure, the candidate would be required to integrate clinical expertise and research with ongoing work in cardiology.
This position offers the opportunity to join a team of non-invasive cardiologists providing imaging and clinical cardiology services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) and at the academic practices of the medical school. A robust fellowship with a core residency program presents outstanding educational opportunities for students, residents and fellows. RWJUH (the medical school's principal teaching affiliate) is a 950-bed facility located in New Brunswick, NJ, and is part of the integrated RWJBarnabas Health System. The system is a $5 billion enterprise caring for close to 40% of all NJ residents.
For additional information about the position, contact Grace Casaclang-Verzosa, MD, email@example.com. To apply, please go to the following link: https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/159494.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick:
Founded in 1884, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, is an academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women s and children s care, including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children s Hospital (BMSCH).
BMSCH serves as the focal point of New Brunswick s growing children s health campus, which includes the Child Health Institute of New Jersey, PSE&G Children s Specialized Hospital, and Ronald McDonald House - New Brunswick. The free-standing, state-designated, acute care children s hospital is a state-of-the-art facility that is specially designed to care for children. From pediatric surgery, urology, and cardiology to oncology, hematology, and pulmonology, BMSCH s specialists and intensivists provide advanced care for children of all ages from fragile newborns to adolescents.
As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state-of-the-art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.
About RWJBarnabas Health:
RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and four accountable care organizations. RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey s second largest private employer with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.