Academic Emergency Medical Intensivist Opportunity in Southern California

Inland Empire, Southern California
Sep 11, 2018
Position Type

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Hyperbaric and Sleep Medicine is seeking a clinical faculty to expand our division. The position will include dual faculty appointments in the Department of Medicine and Department of Emergency Medicine, with clinical practice in both MICU and ED settings.   

Loma Linda University Medical Center is a tertiary care, Level 1 trauma center, and academic institution with a 650-bed hospital.  The 36-bed MICU is divided in two multidisciplinary teams, including Pulmonary/Critical Care fellows and residents from Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine.  The 51-bed ED includes approximately 70,000 annual adult and pediatric patient visits with 2,500 ICU admissions.  

Benefits include:

• Competitive salary

                  • Comprehensive benefits including:

                                    - Medical

                                    - Dental

                                    - CME

                                    - Relocation Assistance

                                    - Paid Malpractice Insurance

The candidate will join an academic division that includes faculty at three locations, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda VA Medical Center, and Riverside University Medical Center.  Our training program matriculates three pulmonary and critical care fellows per year.  Our research and academic interests include high altitude medicine, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, ultrasound-guided bronchoscopy, interventional pulmonology, critical care ultrasound, sedation management, pulmonary hypertension, sleep disorders, hyperbaric medicine, sepsis, hemodynamic monitoring, critical care procedures, biomarker discovery, ethics and humanities in medicine.

We invite applications for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level or above.  Candidates should possess academic interests, research aptitude, board certified or eligible in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine). Experience or interest in Hyperbaric Medicine would be highly desirable.

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments. 

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

Loma Linda University is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in an area known as the Inland Empire. Nestled at the foot of the San Bernardino mountains, we have convenient access to beach cities, skiing hiking and a variety of other outdoor activities. This region also has excellent private and public school systems. 

Please send your CV to, and for further information, contact:

H. Bryant Nguyen, MD, MS

John E. Peterson Professor of Medicine

Division Head                                                  

Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine Research

Loma Linda University

11234 Anderson Street, Room 1523

Loma Linda, CA 92354


Mike Unterseher

Director of Physician Recruitment

Phone: 800-328-1163