Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiologist

Location
Salt Lake City, Utah
Posted
Aug 06, 2017
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent

The University of Utah seeks an Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant cardiologist to join a dynamic section of Heart Failure, Transplant, and Mechanical Circulatory Assist in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. The candidate should have an interest in an academic career including teaching, clinical care, research, and other scholarly activities. Applicants must possess a MD, be ABIM board certified, Board Certified or Board Eligible in Cardiovascular Medicine and Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant, and must be eligible for a medical licensure in the State of Utah. Rank and Track will be commensurate with qualifications. Recruitment is ongoing until a suitable candidate is identified or the search is closed.

The University of Utah has state-of-the-art clinical and research facilities within a vibrant academic setting. We provide medical and surgical treatments for the full spectrum of heart failure continuum, including pharmacotherapy, temporary and durable mechanical circulatory support, and heart transplantation. This is complemented by an established comprehensive basic, translational, and clinical research program in advanced heart disease.

To apply, please submit a Curriculum Vitae and letter of interest here: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/43588

Inquires or requests for additional information about this opportunity may be sent to: James Fang, MD, Cardiovascular Medicine Chief, c/o Katie Goodyear, University of Utah, 30 North 1900 East, 4A100, Salt Lake City, UT 84132; katie.goodyear@hsc.utah.edu

We are committed to fostering a stimulating and collegial work place and will provide competitive compensation packages. As the largest metropolitan area in the Intermountain Region, Salt Lake City offers cultural diversity, a variety of outdoor activities, low-cost living expense, and possesses a rich and diverse array of cultural opportunities including theater, a major symphony orchestra, opera, chamber music, ballet, and professional sports teams.

The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient-focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or status as a Protected Veteran. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination policy or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 South Presidents Circle, Room 135; 801-581-8365.