Center City, Philadelphia, PA
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, is now accepting applications for a full-time, employed faculty position in the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor as Director of Advanced Heart Failure.
The successful candidate will be based at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and will have responsibility as a leader of Advanced Heart Failure across the Jefferson Health enterprise. In addition to this enterprise leadership role, the Director will be the Medical Director of the Jefferson Cardiac Transplantation Program and will be involved in inpatient and outpatient care of patients with advanced heart failure.
Expertise in the care of the heart transplant patient as well as the patient who has a mechanical cardiac assist device is required. The candidate will also direct the enterprise’s approach to population healthcare in heart failure and will have a major teaching role of cardiology fellows, resident physicians and medical students.
Applicants must have a MD/DO degree, be board-certified in Cardiology and Advanced Heart Failure and should possess or be eligible to practice medicine in Pennsylvania by the time the appointment starts.
Applicants must apply online and may also forward a curriculum vitae to the Cardiology Search Committee, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, ATTN: Wendy.Gable @jefferson.edu.
Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.