Duke Pediatric Congenital Cardiovascular Surgeon

Duke Health
Durham, North Carolina
Sep 22, 2021
Position Type
Duke Surgery and the Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery is seeking a full-time academic Pediatric Congenital Cardiovascular Surgeon to join its active and vibrant department. Dukes Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery highlights:
  • Consistently ranked among the top cardiology and heart surgery programs by S. News and World Report .
  • Home to North Carolina's largest pediatric heart-transplant program, which offers outstanding outcomes, coordinated care, family support, and long-term follow-up.
  • One of the nation's highest volumes and best outcomes for cardiac transplantation.
  • Duke Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program is among the nation's most successful and highest-volume programs of its kind.
  • With an overall mortality rate of less than 2 percent, Duke's Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery Program continues to produce outcomes that meet or exceed the Society of Thoracic Surgeons benchmarks, even in patients with the most complex malformations.

The ideal candidate will have broad experience in neonatal, infant and adult congenital cardiac surgery, including transplantation and mechanical circulatory support, with a track record of exemplary clinical results. Successful hire will have a demonstrated passion for clinical care, and research, plus teaching and mentoring medical students, surgery residents, fellows, and ancillary staff.

The greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill (population 1.6 million) is a dynamic region with a broad range of offerings for an active outdoor and social life. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a great place to live and work.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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