Medical Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant

Louisville, Kentucky
Sep 01, 2021
Position Type


The University of Louisville Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is seeking an experienced, board-certified advanced heart failure cardiologist to join our cardiology faculty and lead the advanced heart failure/transplant/VAD section. Qualified candidates should have a minimum of three years clinical experience and be board certified in Advanced Heart Failure cardiology.

The successful applicant will participate in all aspects of the Advanced Heart Failure clinical service including inpatient and outpatient settings. Responsibilities also include teaching, mentoring, and research. Demonstrated leadership experience is preferred.

The Ventricular Assist Device program is internationally recognized and has enrolled in all the major VAD/MCS trials. UofL Health - Jewish Hospital, is federally designated to perform heart, lung, kidney, liver, and pancreas transplants. It is one of only a small percentage of hospitals in the United States approved to perform all five solid organ transplants. In addition, it has one of the few composite tissue transplant programs in the US.


  • Comprehensive provider benefits
  • Excellent recruitment package
  • Level of academic appointment and compensation commensurate with experience
  • Affiliation with the University of Louisville School of Medicine
  • Strong research environment and outstanding clinical facilities

Interested cardiologists, please submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:


UofL Health is a fully integrated regional academic health system with five hospitals, four medical centers, nearly 250 physician practice locations, more than 1,000 providers, the Frazier Rehabilitation Institute and the Brown Cancer Center. UofL Hospital, an academic teaching and research hospital, is at the heart of the Louisville Metro area in downtown Louisville and offers a second-to-none cancer center, is a world-renowned trauma team and a uniquely streamlined, nationally accredited stroke center. Jewish Hospital opened in 1905 with a mission to provide all patients with the highest quality care and a strong emphasis on research and education. A 462-bed facility, it is internationally renowned and offers leading-edge treatments in a vast number of specialties and services including cardiovascular disease.

UofL Health and UofL Physicians delivers patient-centered care with compassion and excellence. UofL Health and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.

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