Clinical Geneticist Needed

Columbia, New York
Sep 11, 2019
Medical Genetics
Position Type

Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Medicine is recruiting a Clinical Geneticist at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor (non-tenure) to expand our growing program at the Center for Medical Genetics and Genomics (CMGG). CMGG aims to improve clinical care for adult constitutional disorders by introducing clinical genetics to internal medicine practice and determine the indications for sequencing within each discipline in internal medicine. 

The candidate will be closely working with physician champions in each sub-specialty of internal medicine and a multidisciplinary team of physicians, genetic counselors, and other health professionals across multiple divisions of the department of Medicine, including Nephrology, Cardiology, Pulmonary, Hematology, Infection Diseases and Endocrinology among others. 

Responsibilities will include leading an un-diagnosed disease program for adult constitutional disorders in Internal medicine, providing comprehensive diagnostic, management, therapeutic, and counseling services, teaching of house staff (residents and fellows) and medical students, and active participation in CMGG activities. Clinical and translational research opportunities are available. Candidate should have a strong track record of ability to work collaboratively in a diverse environment.

Minimum Qualifications:The applicant must be a licensed MD and be board certified in both Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine) and in Clinical Genetics (American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics).

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

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