Academic Nephrologist Position

Location
Long Island, New York
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Specialty
Nephrology
Position Type
Permanent

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine and Northwell Health’s Division of Nephrology at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Long Island, NY is seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Nephrologist at the Assistant or Associate Professor Level to join our dynamic and collaborative group of 20 Nephrologists. The Division of Nephrology is acclaimed for its clinical, educational and research activities, and innovative programs.

This is a 100% nephrology practice that involves the practice of Academic Nephrology caring for a wide variety of patients, accompanied by teaching responsibilities and research opportunities. The clinical practice occurs in various settings including hospital consults, general Nephrology clinic, outpatient hemodialysis, and home dialysis clinic. The division maintains specialized clinical interests in onconephrology, point of care ultrasound, women’s health in nephrology, and a cardio-renal service, among others.

The position comes with a faculty appointment at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. Teaching responsibilities include both didactic and clinical teaching of medical students, residents, and nephrology fellows. For candidates interested in research, participation is possible in all aspects of the Division’s research activities. Protected time might be available for the candidate with interest in research.

Less than a decade old, the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine has already received accolades as one of the most innovative training centers in the country. Northwell Health is one of the largest health systems in the country, comprising 21 hospitals, over 61,000 employees, and 3,600 physicians, and is world renowned for its visionary and caring approach to healthcare. Strategic alliances with the Cleveland Clinic, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, and others, extend the system's reach. A short walk from North Shore University Hospital is the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, one of the nation’s top biomedical research facilities. The scope, size, and diversity of the health system help to create a rich set of opportunities.

For additional information and to apply, please contact: Steven Fishbane, MD, sfishbane@northwell.edu or Kenar Jhaveri, MD, kjhaveri@northwell.edu.

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