Director of Rehabilitation Outcomes Research

Cleveland, OH
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type

 The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) invites applications for the position of Director of Rehabilitation Outcomes Research.  The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellent research andanalytical skills in the field of patient and provider reported outcomes measurement and the ability to form productive collaborations with world-class clinicians and researchers in our enterprise institutes, departments and centers. Candidates with a doctoral degree and experience in health science, psychometric, or sociological research are encouraged to apply. Applications welcome from MD, PhD or MD PhD candidates. Faculty positions in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine are commensurate with level of experience and academic credentials.

The Department seeks to advance the future of rehabilitative care of persons with disabilities through investigating their problems and training the medical providers that serve them. We strive to gain knowledge from each of our 600,000 rehabilitation patient encounters each year. As part of the Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute, our department offers unparalleled resources and opportunities, especially through our affiliation with the Cleveland Clinic Knowledge Program.  This program facilitates the collection of discreet patient and provider assessment information into a fully integrated outcomes database.  The health status measures of over one million patients are available for query.    We believe that this platform forms the basis for development of exceptional, value-based medical care.  We are committed to using our size and resources to create efficient and effective rehabilitation care paths that will define the future delivery of rehabilitation services in the United States.

Cleveland Clinic offers a competitive salary enhanced with a generous fringe benefits package.

Cleveland is a vibrant and versatile metropolitan area — a major-league city. Excellent school systems support an atmosphere that is friendly for families. The Cleveland area is a stress-free and affordable place to live with excellent recreational, entertainment, and cultural resources.

Cleveland Clinic has been delivering innovative healthcare since 1921. In over 90 years we have done some remarkable things. From performing the world’s first coronary artery bypass in the 1950s to assisting in America’s first facial transplant a few short years ago, we are proud that our remarkable care has always been reflected by monumental firsts. 

For your career, this means more opportunities to grow at the front lines of medicine and working with colleagues that consistently push beyond boundaries to achieve better outcomes for all patients around the globe. As we begin our next 90 years of outstanding care, we invite you to consider the impact you can have on our groundbreaking work when you choose to make your first day at Cleveland Clinic the next in an astounding line of firsts.

Please attach a current copy of your CV when applying.