UNIV -Associate Professor/Professor - Pediatric Cardiologist

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Entity: MUSC University
Department: COLLEGE OF MEDICINE - COM-Pediatrics
Sub Department: UNIV-2248150-Cardiology
Work type: Full-Time
Employee Type: UNIV - Faculty
Location: Charleston, SC-Main Campus
Categories: Faculty
Pay scale: UNIV-Band 0: Commensurate with experience.

Job summary:

“The Division of Cardiology at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston is seeking a full-time Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist. Given the nature of our care model, the ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in pediatric cardiology with additional training completed in pediatric cardiac critical care, or dual cardiology/critical care training. The candidate’s primary clinical responsibility will be to serve on our Cardiac ICU Service. Other clinical and academic opportunities are available and can be tailored to individual interests.

The Medical University of South Carolina is consistently ranked among the top Children’s Hospitals nationally by U.S. News & World Report, and our Heart Center is currently ranked 11th nationally. Our cardiac program has a long history of stability and is the only surgical and interventional center in South Carolina.  We provide comprehensive care for complex medical and surgical patients from newborn to adults in our 14 bed dedicated cardiac intensive care unit. Approximately 400 cardiac operations per year are performed at our center. We are one of 11 programs in the country with a 3-star ranking reported by the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the highest category for quality and outcomes.

Construction is underway for the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.  When completed in 2019 it will stand majestically on the downtown Charleston peninsula with magnificent views of the surrounding tidal rivers and windswept harbor.  An entire floor is dedicated to the Heart Center – including cardiac operating rooms, catheterization labs, and a state-of-the-art 29-bed inpatient unit able to provide critical care, step-down and acuity adaptable care models.

Charleston is known for its rich history, well-preserved architecture, beautiful beaches, celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people.  The Charleston area boasts many accolades including being named the Top U.S. Small City for the sixth consecutive year by Conde Nast Traveler 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards.

The position includes a continuing academic appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank on the tenure track. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. The Medical University of South Carolina is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative action. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Interested individuals should forward a letter of intent and curriculum vitae to:

Eric M. Graham, MD

Chief, Pediatric Cardiology

The Children's Heart Program of South Carolina

165 Ashley Avenue; MSC 915

Charleston, SC 29425

Phone: (843) 792-9570

email: grahamem@musc.edu

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