The Department of Radiology at the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University Irving Medical Center invites applications for a clinical faculty position(s) as a multimodality radiologist to join a busy multi-specialty practice group in the Division of Emergency Radiology. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in neuroradiology and are adept at multiple modalities. The clinical schedule includes late afternoon, evening, weekend and overnight shifts, with ample non-clinical time to allow for sleep recovery and academic productivity.
The radiology department is fully digital and equipment is state-of-the-art, including an ED-based GE Veo CT, ultrasound, DR units, and 1.5 and 3T MRI. Our Emergency Radiologists oversee all aspects of diagnostic imaging for emergency department patients. We have a very active training program with a group of 32 excellent residents who rotate through the Emergency Division. We value our excellent collaborations with Emergency Medicine, Surgery, the Trauma Service, and our other Radiology Department specialty sections.
Responsibilities will include patient care, active participation in resident and fellowship education, and participation in clinical and/or basic research.
The University and the Department of Radiology are committed to the diversity of its faculty. Outstanding female and underrepresented minority scholars are strongly encouraged to apply.
Position requires M.D. or D.O. degree. Candidate must be board certified or board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology and must be eligible to practice in the State of New York. Candidate must be MQSA certifiable. Training and experience in specialty or subspecialty is preferred. Narcotics license desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation and benefits packages are highly competitive. Salary and academic title will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Internal Number: Req. 00001044
About Columbia University, Department of Radiology
The Department of Radiology currently provides clinical and research programs with subspecialty expertise at six locations, including NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (NYP), Children’s Hospital of New York (CHONY), the Allen Pavilion, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, and at ColumbiaDoctors Midtown and Tarrytown. The full spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic radiology is offered throughout the enterprise, including the complete array of diagnostic radiology (CT, US, MRI, plain films), interventional radiology (body, vascular, and neuro), and nuclear medicine (PET, PET/CT, CT/SPECT). All services utilize the most advanced technology available to provide cutting-edge radiologic service to our patients and referring physicians.The department participates in a broad range of NIH-funded research initiatives and translational research collaborations with every other department in the medical center, placing us at the forefront of advanced medical imaging. Many of these projects are performed in dedicated state-of-the-art Department of Radiology research facilities, which include the David A. Gardner PET Research Center, a world class nuclear medicine facility that provides high qual...ity positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/CT clinical and research facilities; the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Center of Columbia University, which boasts several high field research magnets. The Department also has a strong collaborative relationship with Columbia University's Department of Biomedical Engineering.The department provides radiology education to an average of 45 residents and fellows each year. We have an extensive ACGME graduate training program in diagnostic radiology, nuclear medicine/radiology, pediatric radiology, neuroradiology, interventional radiology and vascular-interventional radiology. We also offer training fellowships in thoracic, abdominal, musculo-skeletal, body MRI, and neuro-interventional radiology. The array of nationally-recognized faculty and the breadth of exams, research opportunities, and advanced imaging technology, combined with the clinical services of one of the top hospitals in the United States, makes the radiology educational experience at Columbia University among the most competitive in the country.