Director of Echocardiography

Westchester Medical Center
Valhalla, New York
Oct 11, 2016
Position Type

Westchester Medical Center, a member of the WMCHealth Network, and the Department of Medicine at New York Medical College are currently seeking a Director of Echocardiography with advanced imaging skills and related laboratory management experience to join the Division of Cardiology.

The successful candidate should have have 7-10 years of experience, be Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, and have passed the National Board of Echocardiography exam. A fellowship in the American Society of Echocardiography will be considered a plus. Candidates should demonstrate evidence of both clinical excellence and a rigorous academic record, including scientific publications and participation in post-graduate training. The Director will be responsible for a growing cardiac ultrasound program, including three echocardiographers, and will collaborate with non-invasive cardiologists in the Nuclear Cardiology and Advanced Cardiac Imaging sections.

The practice is based at Westchester Medical Center, a 600-bed academic medical center with fellowship training programs and is the primary teaching hospital for New York medical College. Significant growth, including expansion into a new medical office building, is anticipated. Academic appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with years of experience and accomplishments.

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with ten hospitals on seven campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2, and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services, and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.

For more information, about this leadership position, contact Allen Kram, Director of Physician Recruitment for WMCHealth at: 914-909-6756 or send your curriculum vitae to: Julio A. Panza, MD, Chief of Cardiology, Professor of Medicine, along with a letter outlining your interests by e-mail to:

Westchester Medical Center Advanced Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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