Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon

first_imgAcademic Pediatric Cardiac SurgeonThe Division of Cardiac Surgery at the University of MarylandSchool of Medicine is seeking a highly qualified Cardiac Surgeonfor Surgical Director of the Children’s Heart ProgramThe ideal candidate will have broad experience in neonatal, infant,and adult congenital pediatric cardiac surgery, with a track recordof exemplary clinical results. This is an outstanding opportunityto lead a dedicated US News & World Report-ranked pediatricsurgical team that is the busiest in the State of Maryland. Theteam includes dedicated operating room personnel, intensivists,advanced practitioners, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, and aworld-class cardiology faculty that is committed to collaborationand excellence. Experience in all aspects of thoracictransplantation, ventricular assist device implantation, and ECMOis desirable. Faculty will have the privilege and responsibility ofhelping to teach all facets of cardiac surgery to integratedthoracic surgery trainees, and will expand their research andscholarly activities to achieve national and internationalrecognition as they advance the field. The University of Marylandis a world-renowned research institution that provides a superbacademic foundation for basic, clinical, and translationalresearch. Robust opportunities exist to enhance the Division’sexisting research portfolio through collaboration with an array ofresearchers within the Department of Surgery and across theUniversity.About the Division :The Division of Cardiac Surgery at the University of MarylandSchool of Medicine includes 14 faculty providing cardiac surgeryservices at four locations and is the market leader in cardiacsurgical care in the State of Maryland, with over 2000 majorcardiac cases performed/year. The Division sponsors a matureintegrated 6-year Cardiothoracic Training program. The Division’sLung Healing Unit supported 200 patients on ECMO in 2019. TheDivision is home to several NIH-funded surgeon-scientists, has aClinical Research Unit with over 40 prospectively enrollingclinical trials, and is a site for the NHLBI-sponsoredCardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network.Interested applicants should apply through the following link submit a letter of interest and their curriculum vitaeto:James S. Gammie, MDChief, Division of Cardiac SurgeryUniversity of Maryland Medical Center110 S. Paca Street, 7th FloorBaltimore, MD [email protected] is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race,color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteranstatus, age, or any other characteristic protected by law orpolicy.Qualifications :Board Certified. Clear plan for academic development and scholarlyactivity.last_img