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Monday, May 13, 2013 - 12:00

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Preventive Cardiology Attending Position

Lenox Hill- Northwell Health (Manhattan based)

Seeking a cardiology trained physician either at entry or mid-career level to join our Lenox Hill Cardiovascular Prevention Center. The candidate should have an interest in the field of lipidology, background knowledge in preventive cardiology and a passion for lifestyle medicine. The position can include a balance of imagining time, clinical cardiology and preventive cardiology. Research time can be provided, but there are no formal research requirements. The candidate will have the chance to work with our preventive cardiology team that includes- preventive cardiology fellow, research fellow, nurse practitioner and project manager. The center currently enrolls in several multicenter trials, is conducting investigator-initiated research, partners with Northwell’s cardiogenomics team and collaborates with the various disciplines for optimization of cardiovascular risk. There are also opportunities to care for women’s cardiovascular disease patients if the candidate has a specific interest in this area. For more information, please reach out to Dr. Eugenia Gianos.

The Memphis VA Medical Center is recruiting a Preventive/Clinical Cardiologist to join an established Preventive Cardiology Program that includes dedicated lipid metabolism and hypertension clinics and an active clinical and translational research program.   Responsibiities include serving as a teaching attending in these clinics and on the inpatient cardiology consult service.   The incumbent will mentor medical students, residents and fellows in both clinical and research setting.   The position includes dedicated research time commensurate with funded research activity and the opportunity to apply for research career development funding through the VA Research Service (https://www.research.va.gov/funding/cdp.cfm).  The incumbent will also be eligible to apply for VA Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) that provides up to $120,000 towards a qualified student loan.   The incumbent will eligible for an academic appointment in the Cardiology Division of the University of Tennessee at a level of appointment reflecting the incumbent's academic credentials.

The position is either full time VA or part-time VA with opportunity for joint appointment and responsibilities at the University affiliate depending upon the interest of the applicant.

To be eligible for this position the incumbent must be a US citizen (Lawful Permanent Residents may be eligible when it is not  possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA policy).  The incumbent must hold the Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a school of medicine or osteopathic medicine approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs.  The incumbent must have current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a State, Territory or Commonwealth of the United States and have completed residency training in an accredited training program leading to eligibility for board certification in internal medicine and cardiology.  Incumbents with specialized training and/or experience in preventive cardiology will be considered favorably. 

For further information or to forward a curriculum vitae applicants are encouraged to contact Marshall B. Elam PhD MD at melam@uthsc.edu 

 

Christiana Care Health System is searching for a BC/BE Clinical Cardiologist with interest in cardiovascular medicine.

 

Required:

Expertise in lipid management and/or genetic assessment/preventive medicine and management of cardiovascular disorders.

 

About the Position

  • This position will service community needs in primary and secondary care of cardiovascular diseases and disorders.
  • The population will include patients with complex lipid disorders and those with a suspect or known genetic basis for disease (complex congenital heart disease excluded).
  • Working in the clinical and preventative space the successful physician will diagnose and manage cardiovascular diseases, offer preventive medicine services and support CCHS’s population health initiatives.
  • This newly created position will receive ample administrative support, and build a collaborative working relationship with CCHS’s multidisciplinary pillars of patient care.
  • At CCHS you will have the opportunity to partner with cardiology leadership to expand patient care and access along with best practices standards.
  • The ability to partner with other providers to achieve population health goals is required.

 

About the Team

Christiana Care Cardiovascular Consultants is a large, progressive, hospital-based cardiology group that includes 25 cardiologists and 16 advanced practice clinicians. The section of Cardiology also includes diverse community based practices.  The practice setting offers busy clinical practice, opportunities to participate in teaching of Cardiology Fellows and House staff, and engagement in clinical research.  The Center for Heart and Vascular Health at Christiana Hospital saw 1,800 chest pain admissions and performed over 3,000 cardiac catheterizations, 1,400 PCIs, 1,600 EP procedures and 880 cardiac surgical procedures in fiscal year 2018.  The Center also provides advanced heart failure services including placement and management of left-ventricular assist devices.  Christiana Care Health System is affiliated with the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.  In addition, the Center partners with Pennsylvania Hospital for cardiac transplantation and transplant medicine services. 

 

About Christiana Care Health System

Christiana Care has earned continued Gold Seal of Approval™ by The Joint Commission for many years. As the largest healthcare provider in the state, Christiana Care Health System is committed to maintaining the highest standards of patient care while sustaining the well-being of its medical and dental staff members. In the past year, Christiana Care Health System received the AHA Gold award for heart failure, the AHA Platinum award for myocardial infarction care, the AACN Beacon Award for Excellence, and the Daisy Foundation Award for nursing excellence. Christiana Care Health System also operates a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Level 1 trauma center providing care for a large number of patients with high clinical acuity. The cardiovascular program offers reasonable call, favorable benefits, teaching opportunities, research opportunities, and patient diversity.

Christiana Care is one of the country’s largest and most dynamic health systems, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. Christiana Care includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, medical aid units, two hospitals (1,227 beds), a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women’s health. Christiana Care is a not-for-profit teaching health system with more than 260 residents and fellows. We are continually ranked by US News & World Report as a Best Hospital. With our unique, data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, Christiana Care is shaping the future of health care.

 

Job Application Portal

http://careers.christianacare.org/jobs/Clinical_Cardiologist/Newark_Delaware/103/193962/

RESEARCH FELLOW POSITION

NYS- Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIP)

Transgender Health – Endocrine and Cardiovascular Disease

 

The Lenox Hill Transgender Program and Drs. Leonid Poretsky, Dr. Natalie Cusano and Dr. Eugenia Gianos have been awarded a NYS grant to research health in the transgender population seen at their clinic. Two research fellowship positions are available (each for 1-2 years) to direct these programs and gain an expertise in the various aspects of clinical research.

Endocrine Research Fellow

  • The chief of the division (Dr. Leonid Poretsky) and Director of the Bone Metabolism Program (Dr. Natalie Cusano) will be mentoring the research fellow. The fellow will have access to didactic sessions from the Division of Endocrinology covering a broad range of topics, as well as more specialized instruction in transgender and bone health, including lab techniques, interpretation of bone turnover marker testing and reading bone density studies. The fellow will also gain clinical exposure by working with physicians in our practice.

Preventive Cardiology Research Fellow

  • Since the program director for the preventive cardiology fellowship (Dr. Eugenia Gianos) will be mentoring the research fellow, there will be an opportunity to take advantage of the didactics of the preventive cardiology program. The fellow will have access to preventive cardiology conferences and lecture series, as well as the chance to obtain certification in more specialized areas, such as lipidology and hypertension. In addition to research opportunities, the fellow will gain clinical exposure through direct patient care for up to one half day in the preventive cardiology center. The cardiovascular fellow will learn various lab techniques, measurement of body composition, and use of noninvasive techniques for cardiac risk assessment.

Development of a transgender patient registry.

  • Both the endocrine and cardiovascular fellow will learn the principles of developing a population-based health registry, collaborating with outside centers on multidisciplinary research projects and establishing an infrastructure for referral of patients in the New York Metropolitan area and New York State to our program.
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Requirements

ECRIP requirements include:

(1) completion of a residency in internal medicine

(2) a United States citizen, national or permanent resident of the United States and a graduate of a medical school (allopathic or osteopathic) in New York State (NYS), a resident or graduate of a residency training program sponsored by an institution in NYS or currently reside in NYS

(3) commit to a full time position

(4) demonstrate a commitment to pursuing a career in clinical research.

 

All the research fellows will attend didactic seminars in statistical analysis, research ethics, research design and methods, results interpretation, and manuscript and grant writing at the Feinstein Institute of Medical Research at Northwell Health. Fellows will make use of the multidisciplinary resources available at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, Hofstra University’s School of Public Health, and the Elmezzi Graduate School for Molecular Medicine. Selected coursework may be identified for fellows who require additional formal research training. Selected coursework at the Elmezzi Graduate School for Molecular Medicine may include Advanced Immunology, Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Study Design, Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research, Molecular Biology of the Cell and Molecular Genetics and Genomics, and Grant Writing.

The research fellows will take online courses required for human subject research, be able to attend approximately 40 lectures in either the endocrine or cardiology divisions. A statistics course will be organized and conducted using the resources of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. A grant writing course will be hosted by the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research with the goals of gaining the fundamental rules for designing and conducting of clinical research projects, data analysis and manuscript preparation. Each fellow will work toward a first author manuscript and presentation at a national meeting.

 

Applicants should submit a copy of their CV, a personal statement and 3 letters of recommendation by email or faxed to: Alexandra Ozcelik- phone- 212 434-2170, fax- 212 434-2111, Aozcelik@northwell.edu

Great opportunity for RD, masters preferred to be part of a Lipid Clinic-

Evaluating patients with cholesterol and triglyceride disorders including patients with hypertension and diabetes-

The candidate can assume a leadership role on the team and will be working with two board certified Lipid Specialists in Long Island area

Please email your resume with updated clinical experiences.