Endocrinologists, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois
Nov 18, 2016
Position Type

The Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Rush University Medical Center in downtown Chicago is seeking two experienced general endocrinologists, one with special expertise in adrenal/neuroendocrinology, and one focusing on bone and thyroid diseases.

These positions are intended to add higher-level subspecialty expertise to our growing practice, with the candidates participating in multidisciplinary teams in these areas; clinical activity will also include care for patients with diabetes and other endocrine conditions. The recruited physicians may staff new Rush satellite clinics in the greater Chicago area in addition to their main campus activities.

Our academic practice includes outpatient clinics and a busy inpatient consult service at Rush including a fracture liaison service, a nurse practitioner-led inpatient diabetes team, support staff including nursing, diabetes educator/nutrition, and administrative support staff. We conduct basic and clinical research, and are dedicated to extensive teaching efforts for our students, residents, and fellows. Our endocrine fellowship program is a collaboration between Rush and neighboring John Stroger (Cook County) Hospital.

Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and academic appointment are provided.

Qualified applicants must have demonstrated excellent qualifications in clinical care and education. Candidates must be MD/DO physician trained and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Endocrinology.

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus. Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management, and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.

Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 9 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2015-2016 "America's Best Hospital's" issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall. Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2015. Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status – the highest honor in nursing – and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation. Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals — and 15 major teaching hospitals — three times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics. The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights group that advocates for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality, has named Rush a Leader in LGBT Health Equality for eight consecutive years.

For more information, please contact:

Maggie McGauley, Faculty Recruiter

Phone: (312) 563-0005


Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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