Due to our continued growth, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist are seeking a national leader as our new Vice Chair of the Department of Radiology.
We are seeking candidates with proven experience in leadership, research and clinical practice in the Diagnostic Imaging Section of Pediatrics. Available roles may include Vice Chair of Innovation, Vice Chair of Data Science & Informatics, Vice Chair of Quality and Safety, and Vice Chair of Research. We are offering a financial start up package including funds for the academic program of interest for the successful candidate.
This is a unique opportunity to co-lead a thriving academic and clinical department and build on prior success, leveraging the talents of a diverse group of faculty, staff, residents, fellows, and students as the medical school and health system enter into a period of unprecedented growth.
Wake Forest Department of Radiology consists of state of the art imaging facilities at three adult hospitals, a NCI designated Cancer Center, a Pediatric Hospital, a busy free standing imaging center and several smaller outpatient facilities. The department consists of 50 faculty, 14 fellows and 40 residents and is well known for its strong educational programs. There are 4 abdominal imaging fellows in the ACGME approved Abdominal Imaging Fellowship.
About Wake Forest
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist (www.WakeHealth.edu) is a nationally recognized academic health system in Winston-Salem, NC, with an integrated enterprise serving 24 counties in NC and Virginia. It comprises a regional clinical system with more than 300 locations, 2,100 physicians and 1,535 acute care beds; Wake Forest School of Medicine; and Wake Forest Innovations, which promotes the commercialization of research discoveries. Public Health Sciences is located in the Innovation Quarter, an urban research and business park specializing in biotechnology, materials science and information technology.
This is a time of tremendous growth for Wake Forest. In 2020, Wake Forest Baptist Health and Atrium Health officially joined together as a single enterprise. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Atrium Health is an integrated, not-for-profit health care system with nearly 40 hospitals and hundreds of care locations throughout the Carolinas and Georgia. As part of this new enterprise, Atrium Health has announced $3.4 billion in planned investments in our health system and the communities we serve. Wake Forest University School of Medicine will become the academic core of Atrium Health, building a second campus of the School of Medicine in Charlotte. The growth of the medical school will expand existing academic research capabilities and opportunities for population health and clinical trials across a large, diverse market.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Winston-Salem, North Carolina is located in the center of the state, and is home to Wake Forest University, Salem College, Winston-Salem State University, and the North Carolina School of the Arts. The recently revitalized downtown, adjacent to the Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, boasts multiple restaurants, breweries, theaters, shops and a minor-league baseball stadium – something for everyone. With four distinct seasons and easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, natural beauty and a comfortable climate are always within reach. The area is well-suited to individuals (and families) who enjoy an outdoor lifestyle, including golf, tennis, cycling and hiking. The area is served by a regional airport in Greensboro (GSO) and an international airport in Charlotte (CLT). For more information on Winston-Salem, please visit: https://bestofwinston.com/welcome-to-winston/
Qualified Candidates must be Board Certified (or eligible) by the American Board of Radiology or equivalent, and licensed (or eligible) to practice medicine in the state of North Carolina.
What We Believe
When you join Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.
Wake Forest School of Medicine, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff.
Interested candidates may contact:
Executive Talent Consultant
Wake Forest Baptist Health