The Society of Pediatric Cardiology Training Program Directors

Posted 5/24/2022

Pediatric Cardiologist

Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital (RBC) and The Congenital Heart Collaborative (TCHC) are conducting a search to identify candidates for an additional Pediatric Cardiologist to join our expanding program.

Opportunity Highlights:

    • The position will predominantly serve as the primary Pediatric Cardiology representative to our MetroHealth partnership, an innovate affiliation between Rainbow and the MetroHealth System to provide world class pediatric cardiology care in downtown Cleveland, with options to serve additional clinics at our main Rainbow campus and other ambulatory locations across Northeast Ohio.
    • Coverage at MetroHealth will include inpatient consultation of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric ICU, and general pediatric unit.
    • The Pediatric Cardiology program provides comprehensive services across all cardiac subspecialties.  The RBC Heart Center has 21 faculty (12 pediatric cardiologists, 5 Cardiac Intensivists, 2 Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeons, and 2 Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologists), nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists, and others dedicated to serve the patients of Northeast Ohio.
    • The RBC Heart Center and the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Heart Center in Columbus, OH have partnered together to form The Congenital Heart Collaborative (TCHC). TCHC is a dedicated service line with a common executive administration and functions as one program on two campuses with the commitment to expand access to high-quality comprehensive cardiac care regardless of patient age to the communities served while equally embracing a scholarly and educational mission.
    • Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital is a 244-bed, Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center and principal referral center for Ohio and the surrounding region. RBC is connected to both the adult main hospital and MacDonald Women’s Hospital, which allows for seamless access and transition of care.
    • The RBC Heart Center has an ACGME accredited Pediatric Cardiology fellowship program with two fellows per year. The opportunity for teaching and fellow participation in clinics can be an expected benefit of the position.
    • The facilities at the RBC Heart Center include a recently opened, state-of-the-art Interventional Cath/EP/Hybrid OR suite and a beautiful, dedicated cardiac stepdown unit with remote telemetry monitoring in each private room. Planning is underway for a brand new state-of-the-art Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit that will be immediately adjacent to the Hybrid Cath/EP suites and stepdown unit with plans for opening in 2023.
    • Faculty at RBC maintain an academic affiliation with Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine with an academic portfolio that allows for promotion and career advancement.
    • Based on the experience and interest of the successful candidate, research support and/or support for quality improvement work is readily available.

Qualifications:

    • Candidates will be considered at any academic rank, including fellows currently completing training.
    • Must have completed a 3-year pediatric cardiology fellowship and be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology.
    • Must be eligible for medical licensure in Ohio.

For more details about this opportunity and/or to apply, please contact Ira Cheifetz, MD, Chief, Cardiology and Cardiac Critical Care at Ira.Cheifetz@UHhospitals.org.

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Posted 5/24/2022

4th Year Advanced Imaging Position

The pediatric cardiology fellowship program at the Nemours Cardiac Center located at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware has a position for a 4th Year Advanced Cardiac Noninvasive Imaging Fellow for the 2023-2024 academic year.

The Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware is affiliated with the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and is a multispecialty tertiary care teaching institution located on a 300-acre estate in Wilmington, Delaware. Trainees benefit from our multidisciplinary approach to patient care and research, wherein specialists from pediatric care, pediatric cardiac anesthesia and congenital heart surgery work together as a fully integrated team. The successful candidate will be joining a strong team of trainees including first year, second year, and third year categorical fellows along with a combined PICU/cardiology fellow.

Some imaging program highlights include:

A strong multifaceted program encompassing advanced cross-sectional imaging — cardiac MRI and CT, fetal echocardiography, and advanced TTE imaging. Our ten dedicated imaging faculty members support the core of the program. Annual imaging volumes of roughly 15,000 echocardiograms, 2,000 fetal echocardiograms, and 250 cardiac MRI studies allow for a robust hands-on experience. Recent program enhancements include a new Siemens 1.5T Sola system for our cardiac MRI program. Our programmatic focus is on education, research that would cultivate advancement in technical skills, and maturation as an academic imager with ability to develop research and incorporate quality assessment and improvement across multimodality imaging applications.

Echocardiography & Imaging Attending’s:

  • Shubhika Srivastava, MBBS- Director of the Echocardiography Laboratory, Chief of Cardiology; Co- Director, Nemours Cardiac Center
  • Richard Lorber, MD- Director, Fetal Program
  • Majeed Bhat, MD
  • Deepika Thacker, MD- Medical Director, Inpatient Cardiology
  • Mark Cartoski, MD – Director Cardiac MRI, Associate Director Echocardiography Lab, Advanced Imaging Fellowship Director
  • Bradley Robinson, MD- Program Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship; Director, Cardiac Exercise Lab
  • Shannon Nees, MD
  • Matthew Campbell, MD
  • Abbas Zaidi, MBBS
  • Sharon Weinberger, MD

To learn more about our program please visit our website at: http://www.nemours.org/education/gme/fellowships/cardiology.html

We are able to accept applications from candidates that are US Citizens, Permanent Residents (Green Card Holder) or on a J1 Visa. Interested applicants should email Erin Galbraith erin.galbraith@nemours.org to receive the evaluation form and Nemours Application. Once all items below are completed they should be emailed directly to Erin Galbraith.

  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Two Letters of Recommendation- Letters must be accompanied by evaluation form
  • Nemours Application

Deadline for submission is July 15, 2022

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Posted 4/12/2022

Pediatric Cardiologist - Non invasive Imaging

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a vibrant and collegial academic environment and work in a children’s hospital ranked as one of the best in the U.S. The Division of Pediatric Cardiology at the Spencer F. Eccles School of Medicine is seeking a Noninvasive Imaging Pediatric Cardiologist, with expertise in cardiac MRI and/or cardiac CT. The Pediatric Cardiologist’s primary focus will be in the noninvasive invasive imaging service, sharing all clinical aspects, educational efforts, program development, and quality improvement initiatives associated with the service. Noninvasive imaging physicians provide rotating coverage of night and weekend call for emergency transesophageal echocardiograms or assistance with interpreting complex transthoracic studies. Division members are expected to rotate in covering general cardiology night and weekend call with other Division members. Division members participate in general cardiology outpatient clinic and inpatient service, in addition to their duties in their areas of expertise. Clinical responsibilities may also include seeing patients in an outreach clinic setting. Clinical duties will be carried out at Primary Children Hospital and the Division’s outreach sites. In addition to clinical service, there is both opportunity and expectation for academic work, including education, investigation/research and administration, as well as advocacy. There will be protected time for these efforts with a well-established support structure, expected benchmarks, and both breadth and depth in mentoring available within the Division.

Noninvasive imaging includes echocardiography (transthoracic, transesophageal, fetal, and 3D), cardiac MRI, and cardiac CT angiography. Annually, division members read over 13,000 echocardiograms, over 800 fetal echoes, over 300 cardiac MRIs, and over 200 CT angiograms.

Qualified candidates must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatric Cardiology, with focused training and expertise in noninvasive imaging, and in cardiac MRI and/or cardiac CT. The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical or Tenure Track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications. Leadership opportunities are available for qualified candidates.

The Department and University offers a competitive salary and an unmatched benefits program, including non-contributory retirement contributions of 20.2% of annual salary that vest immediately. The Department offers a faculty development and mentoring program designed to foster success in translational or basic research, quality improvement engagement, and excellence as educators.

Salt Lake City offers an incredible quality of life with a growing economy, rich cultural scene with ballet, theatre, symphony, opera, live music, museums, outstanding restaurants, and a moderate cost of living. The city is a well-known ski destination and a gateway to the state’s renowned landscapes. In addition to its 14 ski resorts, Utah boasts five scenic national parks (with five more within a day’s drive), a variety of golf courses allowing for year-round play, hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails (some leaving from adjacent to the hospital), and numerous other outdoor activities.

Interested individuals can apply for the position at https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/130651. Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required. For additional information about the position, please contact: Antonio Cabrera, M.D., Division Chief, at antonio.cabrera@hsc.utah.edu 

Posted 3/30/2022

Director of Pediatric Electrophysiology & Device Therapies

In partnership with CareerPhysician, the Department of Pediatrics at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital (RBC) and The Congenital Heart Collaborative (TCHC) are conducting a national search to identify candidates for Director of Pediatric Electrophysiology & Device Therapies to join their expanding Division of Pediatric Cardiology.

Qualifications:

      • Candidates for Director of Pediatric EP & Device Therapies will be considered at any current academic rank, but preferable consideration will be given to those at or near the Associate Professor level or higher or to those who are at least 4 years beyond post-fellowship training.
      • Must be board certified and/or board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology.
      • Must have completed a 3-year pediatric cardiology fellowship as well as one additional year of training in Pediatric Electrophysiology.
      • Should have considerable experience in arrhythmia management, invasive electrophysiology, and ambulatory monitoring
      • Strong commitment to fellow education and quality improvement is preferred.
      • Must be eligible for medical licensure in Ohio.

Opportunity Highlights:

      • The Pediatric EP program at RBC provides comprehensive non-invasive and invasive services, including electrophysiology studies, RF ablation, cryoablation, and device implantation.
      • The dedicated EP lab is housed within the RBC cath/EP hybrid suite and includes a state-of-the-art Canon Infinix-I biplane fluoroscopy system with low radiation exposure capabilities, 3D mapping system, radiofrequency, cryoablation, and contact force ablation systems.
      • The Pediatric EP lab has dedicated and experienced staff to assist all procedures, including those performed on both pediatric and adult patients.
      • Dedicated EP and device clinics exist both on our main campus and at nearby satellite health centers with a multidisciplinary team approach to the treatment of both fetal and adult congenital arrhythmias.
      • The RBC Heart Center has 21 faculty members (12 pediatric cardiologists, 5 Cardiac Intensivists, 2 Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeons, and 2 Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologists), nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists, and others dedicated to serve the patients of Northeast Ohio.
      • The RBC Heart Center and the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Heart Center in Columbus, OH have partnered together to form The Congenital Heart Collaborative (TCHC). TCHC is a dedicated service line with a common executive administration and functions as one program on two campuses with the commitment to expand access to high-quality comprehensive cardiac care regardless of patient age to the communities they serve while equally embracing a scholarly and educational mission. The Director of EP at RBC will be encouraged to work with and will be supported by the Pediatric EP faculty at Nationwide Children’s to standardize practice and optimize QI and educational opportunities.
      • The RBC Heart Center has an ACGME accredited pediatric cardiology fellowship program with two fellows per year. The opportunity for teaching and fellow participation in clinics and during invasive procedures can be an expected benefit of the position.
      • The Heart Center at RBC has a beautiful, dedicated cardiac stepdown unit with remote telemetry monitoring in each private room.
      • Planning is underway for a brand new state-of-the-art Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit that is immediately adjacent to the hybrid Cath/EP suites and the stepdown unit with plans for opening in 2023.
      • The Heart Center at RBC is extremely dedicated to quality improvement, and the Director of EP and Device Therapies will be well supported in their efforts to develop a safe and highly reliable EP service.
      • Faculty appointment will be at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine with rank commensurate with experience and credentials.
      • Clinical research opportunities abound within the UH/RBC/TCHC enterprise and basic science/translational research opportunities through collaboration with the Departments of Engineering and Biomedical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University are well-supported.
      • UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital is a 244-bed, Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center and principal referral center for Ohio and the surrounding region. RBC is physically connected to both the adult main hospital and MacDonald Women’s Hospital, which allows for seamless access and transition of care for all of our patients.
For more details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a candidate, please contact Marcel Barbey at marcel@careerphysician.com or 817- 707-9034.

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Posted 3/30/2022

Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist

The Division of Pediatric Cardiology and the Department of Pediatrics at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans is accepting applications for an additional Cardiac Intensivist. This is an academic position and appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (non-tenure, clinical track) and will be determined by the candidate’s credentials and experience. The cardiac intensive care team will work in conjunction with pediatric cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, and other subspecialists, in the management of cardiac patients.

Currently, approximately 200 heart catheterizations (75% interventional) and 250 cardiothoracic surgeries are performed each year at Children’s Hospital New Orleans. Children’s Hospital is a 247-bed tertiary care teaching complex located in the heart of New Orleans which serves the entire State of Louisiana and the central Gulf Coast region. We recently opened a new state-of-the-art 28 bed CICU/Cardiac Care Unit. We currently have 5 cardiac intensivists and are recruiting for another 3 intensivists. We have 5 APP’s and are recruiting for at least 3 more. Children’s Hospital recently completed a $300 million renovation which included expansion of the CICU, cardiac catheterization laboratories, operating rooms, pre-surgical examination rooms, PACU, surgical family facilities, and other beautiful infrastructure facilities. The Heart Center participates in STS, PC4, Impact, NPC-QIC and other major registries.

The Heart Center has an ACGME-accredited LSUHSC pediatric cardiology fellowship training program. There are excellent opportunities for clinical, translational and basic research, particularly with the LSUHSC Cardiovascular Center of Excellence as well as the Heart Center’s Research Core. The successful candidate is expected to have strong clinical skills, have an interest in research, and participate in teaching of residents and fellows.

Certifications/Licenses required: Trained in pediatric intensive care and/or cardiology with an additional year of dedicated training in cardiac ICU, OR have a minimum of 5 years of CICU experience; Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Louisiana before start date. Candidates should be ABP Certified in Pediatric Critical Care or Pediatric Cardiology.

Preferred double board eligibility or certification

Contact: Kelly Gajewski, MD
kgajew@lsuhsc.edu

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Pediatric Cardiologist - Inpatient Care

The Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at University of Washington seeks a board eligible or board-certified pediatric cardiologist to join the growing inpatient cardiology team. The primary clinical responsibilities will be as the attending physician on the inpatient ward and ICU consult services at Seattle Children’s Hospital. The inpatient cardiology team also leads a robust Quality Improvement program and interest in QI is preferred. The successful applicant will join a division of nearly 50 cardiologists who provide cardiac care to children in Washington and throughout the Pacific Northwest, engage in the education of residents, fellows, and staff, and contribute to the academic mission of Seattle Children’s Hospital and University of Washington.

The faculty appointment will be in the clinician-scholar or the academic-clinician track at University of Washington at the academic rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.

How to apply: Assistant Professor/Associate (WOT) - http://apply.interfolio.com/103573
Clinical Assistant/Associate - http://apply.interfolio.com/104063

For additional information about the position, please contact Dr. Jessica Colyer, Inpatient Cardiology Director, at jessica.colyer@seattlechildrens.org.

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Cardiology Fellowship

As a result of a complement change, we have an immediate opening for a Pediatric Cardiology Fellow at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, starting this July 2022. This could also apply to a fellow that may need to transfer to Los Angeles. The candidate must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program. The fellowship at Children's Hospital Los Angeles is a three-year program for a career in academic pediatric cardiology. The purpose of the training program is to provide fellows with a firm foundation for understanding normal and abnormal cardiovascular conditions, including a strong emphasis on the pathophysiologic basis of congenital and acquired cardiovascular disease. The program’s goal is to prepare fellows for careers as academic pediatric cardiology consultants to provide optimal care for pediatric patients (from the fetus to the young adult) with cardiovascular disease.

The program provides a balanced and structured experience in the care for

  • Inpatient units
  • Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU)
  • Ambulatory cardiology clinic
  • Cardiac catheterization laboratory
  • Non-invasive cardiology (i.e. echocardiography, electrocardiography, magnetic resonance imaging and electrophysiology).
  • Fellows are afforded progressive responsibility commensurate with their level of training and experience.
The Division of Cardiology cares for children with heart or blood vessel problems that may not require surgery. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is ranked among the top hospitals in the nation for heart care on the U.S. News & World Report Best Children's Hospitals List. We are a recognized leader in state-of-the-art evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for all forms of heart disease.

https://www.chla.org/fellowship/cardiology-fellowship

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Interventional Cardiologist

Interventional Cardiologist The Department of Cardiology at Boston Children’s Hospital seeks an experienced interventional cardiologist to join a thriving, high-volume, high-complexity academic practice at a Harvard teaching hospital. The applicant will have completed advanced training in pediatric and congenital interventional cardiology, will be an active practicing pediatric interventionalist with a minimum of five years of prior experience as an independent operator, and have a record of academic productivity as evidenced by publications in medical journals, grant support, patents, or similar. The applicant must be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and for appointment at the rank of Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School.

The catheterization facilities at Boston Children’s Hospital are located in a dedicated cardiac procedural floor, which includes four state-of-the-art, biplane cardiac catheterization laboratories, a single plane lab, and a hybrid operating room in addition to four cardiac operating rooms and a cardiac MRI suite. A central, 18-bed recovery and post-anesthesia unit supports these procedural areas.

Applicants with unique areas of clinical expertise and a successful record of program development will be given priority as potential additions to a diverse existing staff of interventional cardiologists.

Robust clinical and translational resources and opportunities exist within the Department. In addition to procedural responsibilities, the position entails participation in fellowship training, quality initiatives, and limited inpatient services.

Interested candidates should forward their CV to:
Dr. Diego Porras
Department of Cardiology
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Diego.Porras@cardio.chboston.org


Posted: 2/16/2022

Pediatric Cardiologist

The Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University seeks a board eligible or board-certified pediatric cardiologist to join the division of cardiology as Assistant or Associate Professor in the CE line.

The major criterion for appointment as Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The successful applicant should have an MD, DO, MBBS degree or equivalent. Candidates should have clinical training in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology. They should have completed fellowship and be board eligible or certified in Pediatric Cardiology. Additionally, they should have completed a year of advanced training in pediatric electrophysiology or have worked clinically as a practicing electrophysiologist for greater than 10 years. The candidate should be comfortable with the diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias and inherited arrhythmia syndromes. Additionally, the candidate should have knowledge and training to perform invasive electrophysiology studies and ablations, as well as implant and interrogate cardiac devices. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate sustained excellence in academic productivity.

The Electrophysiology Program at Stanford Children’s Health has 5 faculty members who together to run the inpatient, outpatient, and procedural EP services.   The group performs an average of 200-250 EP studies, ablations, and implantable cardiac devices.  The EP team has a robust outpatient EP practice on the Stanford campus (Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital) and at affiliated outreach clinical sites in the Bay Area. The group overseas a team of advanced practice providers, and has a busy inpatient consultation service. Training categorical fellows in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology is an important core mission, and faculty members also provide advanced clinical and research training to advanced electrophysiology fellows. All faculty are actively engaged in clinical research and/or curriculum development.

How to apply:

The Pediatrics Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please submit a cover letter with optional diversity statement and CV to: Submit Application

Scott Ceresnak, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatric Cardiology
ceresnak@stanford.edu

Lupe Romero-Villanueva
Residency Fellowship Program Coordinator
Lupe.Romero@stanford.edu

Posted: 02/11/2022

  Pediatric Cardiologist - Non Invasive Imaging

The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Cardiology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of New Orleans (CHNOLA), is seeking a full-time academic Pediatric Cardiologist with particular expertise in advanced non-invasive cardiac imaging in CT and MRI technologies to join our faculty group.  The Heart Center team includes 22 physician member with expertise in non-invasive imaging, electrophysiology, cardiac intervention, adult congenital heart disease, pediatric coronary artery disease, heart failure and cardiac transplantation, pulmonary hypertension and fetal cardiology.  The team includes three cardiac surgeons and five cardiac intensivists.  The Heart Center is based at CHNOLA and includes not only Tulane faculty but also faculty in the LSU Health Sciences Center.   The selected candidate must have demonstrated excellence in advanced non-invasive imaging involving CT and MRI modalities as well as echocardiography.  Incumbent will be involvement in developing and leading a comprehensive state of the art cardiac CT and MRI program at CHNOLA. 

The Department of Pediatrics at Tulane is committed to providing excellence in education, clinical care, and research. The selected candidate will become actively involved in all aspects of teaching including training medical students and residents.  

Qualifications
Qualified applicants must be board certified/eligible in Pediatrics and be licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana by start date.  He or she must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Fluent and conversational skills in Spanish is desirable. Successful candidates will have outstanding patient care skills, a strong desire to share their knowledge with students and residents, and participate in advancing the quality of care at Children’s Hospital. Faculty members are expected to contribute to the advancement of scholarly or educational activities in the department.

Application Instructions
To apply, visit apply.interfolio.com/85904  Please forward a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of five references.

For more information please contact:
Scott Thompson
Sr. Department Administrator II, Tulane Pediatrics
pediatrics@tulane.edu

Posted: 02/08/2022

     See the source image               CICU Hospital Physician - Gap Year/Short Term

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is looking for cardiology or critical care trained fellows who are looking for  gap year/ short term ( 1-2 year) experience in high volume cardiac ICU with excellent learning opportunities.

The 32-bed Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) integrates recent Pediatric residency graduates, Pediatric critical care, or cardiology fellowship-trained physicians into our care model delivery as CICU Hospital-Physician (CICU Hospitalist) under the guidance of a Cardiac ICU attending physician. Hospital-Physicians in Cardiac Intensive Care have the following opportunities available to them:

  • Be the primary clinician caring for critically ill children alongside excellent Cardiac Critical Care Medicine faculty, and partnering with advanced practice providers
  • Learn fascinating pathophysiology of infants and children with critical heart disease, gain expertise in the management of these complex, high acuity patients; co-lead resuscitations; develop proficiency in procedural skills and help families navigate difficult situations
  • Participate and contribute in high-quality state-of-art learning and teaching opportunities covering the entire spectrum of congenital and acquired heart disease

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package including expenses for CME/ professional expenses. A one-year commitment is desirable. Qualified candidates must be board certified/board eligible in Pediatrics and able to obtain a medical license in Pennsylvania.

For more information about everything we have to offer and to find out how to join our renowned team in cardiac critical care, please contact:

Venkat Shankar, MD, MBA, Medical Director, CICU at  shankarv@chop.edu  or (215)341-4681

Posted: 01/25/2022

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Penn State Health and the Penn State Children's Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Cardiologist. Join our Pediatric Heart Center now!

  • Our Pediatric Heart Center includes 12 pediatric Cardiologists (10 full time), and 2 pediatric congenital heart surgeons

  • There are 8 PAs involved with in-patient and out-patient services

  • Our Cardiology/CV surgery programs are among the best in the nation for children's hospitals (ranked #17 by US News and World Reports and ranked as a 3-star program by the Society of Thoracic Surgery)

For more information contact: Anderson Smith, Physician Recruiter at asmith50@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

Posted: 01/25/2022


Pediatric Interventional Cardiologist

Pediatric Cardiology Associates of San Antonio is seeking a BC/BE Interventional Pediatric Cardiologist 

  • Highly experienced, well-established team of 10 physicians including an experienced interventional cardiologist and a pediatric electrophysiologist. 

  • Junior or experienced interventionalist position considered 

  • Responsibilities include outpatient services, inpatient call coverage, as well as supporting and growing the interventional cardiology service line. 

  • Our practice currently provides inpatient and outpatient consultation, continuing care for pediatric patients with cardiac conditions and postoperative cardiac surgery care.  Comprehensive practice services include general pediatric cardiology, EP procedures, interventional and diagnostic catheterizations, fetal cardiology, preventive cardiology and cardiopulmonary exercise stress testing. 

  • Leadership opportunities available working with current interventionalist 

  • Practice also has 2 pediatric cardiologists with board certification in ACHD 

For more information and to apply: https://clinical-mednax.icims.com/jobs/31674/interventional-pediatric-cardiologist/job

Pediatric Cardiologist - Imaging

Well-established, full-service, pediatric cardiology practice seeks an additional BC/BE pediatric cardiologist to join our team.

  • Pediatric Cardiology Associates is the largest and most sub-specialized pediatric cardiology practice in San Antonio with 10 board certified pediatric cardiologists and one PNP.
  • Potential candidates should have additional training and/or at least 3 years of experience in TEE and fetal imaging.
  • Inpatient consult and call responsibilities rotated with 7 other cardiologists.
  • Potential opportunity to assume medical directorship of echo services based on experience level and training in all facets of ECHO.

For more information and to apply: https://clinical-mednax.icims.com/jobs/30078/pediatric-cardiologist/job

San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the country and one of the fastest growing areas in the United States.  It was ranked number 23 on U.S. News and World Report’s 2017 list of the 100 Best Places to Live thanks to the quality of life and the ability to offer big-city amenities and world-renowned attractions along with a relaxed and inviting atmosphere. With 300 days of sunshine a year, the area affords plenty of opportunities to savor in the great outdoors year-round. We are 30 minutes from the beautiful Texas Hill Country and 2 hours from the Texas Coast.  San Antonio has done a remarkable job at establishing large natural parks and greenways throughout the city, with miles of walking, biking and hiking opportunities.  Further outdoor activities lie just beyond the city corridor. The San Antonio region is rich in educational opportunities, deep in arts and cultural heritage, and offers a large variety of public and private schools.

Posted: 01/20/2022

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Pediatric Cardiologist

Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is offering an opportunity for a full time (1.0 FTE) Pediatric Cardiologist to join our expanding team. As Oregon’s only academic health center, we strive to offer the best medical care to every child with heart disease across Oregon, Southwest Washington, and beyond. The Pediatric Cardiology Division has a long standing outreach focus, particularly in Southern Oregon. We currently seek a pediatric cardiologist to expand our presence in Medford, and provide fetal and postnatal cardiology services throughout that region.

The successful candidate will join our staff of 15 Pediatric Cardiologists, 5 Advanced Practice Providers, and 10 sonographers in a busy clinical and academic practice.

We are looking for a pediatric cardiologist with a passion for and experience in outpatient cardiology, including fetal cardiology, with skills at collaborating with local pediatricians and other outpatient specialists. The successful candidate will be reading fetal and transthoracic echocardiograms. There is an opportunity to integrate or develop a regional clinical focus, e.g. preventative cardiology. This is a unique opportunity to further build a community-based practice in Pediatric Cardiology while being part of an academic group.

Professional Development

  • The successful candidate will join an established and highly regarded practice with clinical, research and educational responsibilities, and will hold an academic appointment.
  • The Department of Pediatrics has a strong network of mid-career and senior faculty who actively mentor and support the promotion and tenure tracks of more junior members.
  • Opportunities for education of tomorrow’s health professionals.
  • We have a track record of successfully integrating our community embedded cardiologists into the academic mission of our program.
  • We encourage and support promotion and tenure, based also on advocacy and quality improvement in addition to the academic triumvirate of service, education, and research.
  • Lead and advocate for programs that improve health for all Oregonians, and extend OHSU’s education, research and healthcare missions through community service, outreach and partnerships.
Qualifications
  • Board-certified in pediatric cardiology
  • Experience in outpatient and fetal cardiology
  • Competence in the interpretation of transthoracic and fetal echocardiograms
  • Active clinical practice and maintenance of proficiency through continuing medical education
  • Strong interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to deal objectively and fairly with controversial issues with a professional, diplomatic, tac
  • Proficiency to work both independently and in a team environment
Read more and apply here: https://facultycareers-ohsu.icims.com/jobs/13552/assistant-professor---pediatric-cardiologist/job

Posted: 01/20/2022

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Outpatient Pediatric Cardiologist Opportunity – Northeast Ohio

Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Clinical Cardiologist to join its expanding Heart Center. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.

This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:

  • Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
  • More than 800 providers, who manage over 1.1 million patient visits annually
  • A network of more than 60 primary and specialty care locations
  • Robust research and innovation endeavors

The successful candidate will provide Cardiology care at the Beeghly campus, expanding the services of the dedicated Heart Center team, which includes 16 pediatric cardiologists, 5 nurse practitioners and 2 cardiothoracic surgeons who provide a complete spectrum of coordinated, compassionate, cardiac care to over 10,000 patients annually. Services include: advanced diagnostics, complex surgical procedures, an adult congenital heart disease program, a fetal imaging program and a cardiac MRI program. Enjoy practicing in a comfortable community setting.

This position offers opportunities for:

  • Partnership with an established team of Cardiologists affording exceptional work-life balance
  • Active involvement in medical student and resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
  • An attractive compensation plan that includes bonus compensation

Requirements include board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Cardiology and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.

The Mahoning Valley is an exciting and vibrant place to live…outstanding parks, museums, theaters, art galleries, sport events, golf courses, country clubs, live concert and event venues, biking and hiking trails, lakes and much more provide residents with a dynamic choice of recreational opportunities. This area is successfully transitioning to a technology and knowledge-based economy by leveraging its industrial and academic strengths. In just the last two years, 107 businesses have invested $682 million here, creating over 4500 new jobs!

Interested candidates may contact Jane Hensley, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-3015 or jhensley@akronchildrens.org. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org.

Posted: 01/19/2022

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Division of Cardiology) CHLA

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Cardiology, are actively seeking a full-time faculty member at the level of Assistant of Clinical Pediatrics. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated scholarly, clinical, and teaching capabilities. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology by the American Board of Pediatrics and be eligible for medical licensure in the State of California. Candidates will have already completed an ACGME accredited 3-year fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology.

Candidates should be clinically trained in inpatient acute care cardiology in a critical care and general inpatient ward environment typical of an advanced quaternary care heart institute. They should have a broad exposure to, and familiarity with, congenital and acquired cardiac diseases, including operative management and postoperative recovery. Expertise in all aspects of acute care cardiology, patient experience drivers, interdisciplinary care maps, and complex post discharge follow up planning are all essential skills. Advanced training in the assessment of healthcare quality and implementation of quality improvement initiatives are an advantage.

Candidates should demonstrate a rigorous academic focus—ideally with a history of research/investiga­tional pursuits and publications in peer-reviewed journals—and a clear intention for academic productivity. The Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles hosts fellowship training programs in general and subspecialty cardiology, cardiac critical care, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery and pediatric cardiac anesthesiology. The delivery of care is interdisciplinary involving both medical and nurse practitioner providers. The provision of both workplace based and didactic teaching to fellows, residents, medical students and nurses is an expectation in this role.

Interested candidates should apply here.



Fellowship Director

Children’s Hospital of Michigan’s Cardiology Division is seeking applications for Fellowship Director to enhance its excellent education program. We are looking for applicants with experience in Fetal Echocardiography, Transplant and Heart Failure, or Interventional Catheterization to supplement the Fellowship Directorship position. Children's Hospital of Michigan is the leader in treating the most children for inpatient and outpatient cardiovascular care in the Metropolitan Detroit area. With an extensive team of 20 attending and a dedicated nursing staff, the Pediatric Cardiologists and Pediatric Cardiovascular surgeons at Children's Hospital of Michigan provide a full range of advanced cardiac services for fetuses, newborns, infants, children, and adolescents with congenital or acquired heart disease, and for adults with congenital heart disease.

The Cardiology and Heart Surgery programs at Children's Hospital of Michigan are ranked among the U.S. News & World Reports 2021-2022 Best Children's Hospitals rankings. We are actively seeking an additional Pediatric Cardiologist with expertise in fetal cardiology to join our group of 4 fetal cardiologists multi-disciplinary team at Fetal Care Center.

Find more information here

Or contact Melanie Yenchai at (469) 893-2517

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Intensive Care and Cardiac Acute Care Hospital Physician

The Pediatric & Cardiac Intensive Care Units, as well as the Cardiac Acute Care Unit (ACU), at Boston Children’s Hospital seek Board-certified or Board-eligible pediatricians to work as hospital physicians practicing under the supervision and direction of ICU or ACU Attending Physicians.

The Intensive Care and Cardiac Acute Care Hospital Physician will be responsible for:

  • Primary/front-line clinician on day and night shifts in the ICU or ACU caring for infants, children, adolescents, and adults with acute or critical illness under the direction and supervision of the ICU or ACU attending physician.
  • Evaluation and management of acute and critical illness. In the ICUs, this will include assisting in airway management, vascular access, resuscitation, and other critical care procedures as needed.
  • Participate in unit-based teaching conferences, quality improvement, and research activities as directed by the Chief of Service.

To qualify, you must be:

  • Board-certified or Board-eligible pediatrician
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certified

Unique Opportunity:
  • This will be an ideal opportunity for new pediatric residency graduates considering or preparing for cardiology or critical care fellowships or other careers in pediatric acute care to gain expertise in the pathophysiology and management of complex, high acuity patients, practice procedural skills, and help families navigate difficult situations under the instruction and direction of expert Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School faculty.
  •  Applicants may apply for Pediatric (Medical-Surgical) ICU, Cardiac ICU, and/or Cardiac Acute Care positions. Standard work shifts will be 50% daytime and 50% overnight; those who may prefer 100% overnight shifts will also be supported.

For more information about the positions or to apply

Jeffrey Burns, MD (Pediatric/Medical-Surgical ICU) jeffrey.burns@childrens.harvard.edu
Ravi Thiagarajan, MD (Cardiac ICU) Ravi.Thiagarajan@CARDIO.CHBOSTON.ORG
Roger Breitbart, MD (Cardiac Acute Care Unit) Roger.Breitbart@CARDIO.CHBOSTON.ORG

Posted: 11/18/2021

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Pediatric Cardiologist - Non-invasive Imaging

The Division of Pediatric Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) and the Children’s Heart Center at Mount Sinai seek a full-time, BC/BE pediatric cardiologist at any rank with expertise in cardiac imaging to join our practice. 

Our cardiac imaging team consists of 6 full-time faculty and 9 sonographers, who perform and interpret 8,500 echocardiograms, 200 cardiac MRIs and 80 cardiac CTs per year. We perform 2,400 fetal echocardiograms and consultations per year as part of our multidisciplinary Fetal Heart Program. We support active surgical and interventional programs and subspecialty programs including heart failure/transplantation, adult congenital heart disease, pulmonary hypertension and cardiovascular genetics. 

The successful candidate will not only provide clinical imaging services, but also mentor and educate trainees, including categorical and advanced cardiac imaging fellows, and participate in scholarly pursuits to advance the academic mission of the division. Resources include a divisional research assistant, multi-vendor imaging platforms and advanced analytic software. Other clinical responsibilities will include participation in general inpatient and outpatient cardiology care.

More details can be found here.

Applicants should forward their CV to:
Kenan Stern, M.D.
Director, Non-invasive Imaging
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1 Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1201
New York, NY 10029
1-844-733-7692
kenan.stern@mssm.edu

Posted: 10/26/2021

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Division of Cardiology) CHLA

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Cardiology, are actively seeking a full-time faculty member at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated scholarly, clinical, and teaching capabilities. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology by the American Board of Pediatrics and be eligible for medical licensure in the State of California. Candidates will have already completed an ACGME accredited 3-year fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology, with additional relevant training in the areas of expertise identified.

Candidates should be academically committed and clinically trained in noninvasive pediatric cardiac imaging, with expertise in the performance and interpretation of pediatric transthoracic, transesophageal, and/or fetal echocardiography; they should have a broad exposure to, and familiarity with, congenital and acquired cardiac diseases. The successful candidate will assume attending physician responsibility for echocardiographic and other non-invasive imaging duties on inpatients and outpatients, as well as developing the research capabilities of the echocardiography laboratory at CHLA/KSOM.  

Relevant additional areas of experience include 3D/4D echocardiography, exercise echocardiography, and quantitative methods of cardiac evaluation (including deformation/strain analysis and evaluation of diastolic function). Candidates should also demonstrate a rigorous academic focus—ideally with a history of research/investiga­tional pursuits and publications in peer-reviewed journals—and a clear intention and well-defined plan for continued research, publication, and teaching throughout their careers.

This position will also include general clinical cardiology duties including rotation in the regular inpatient service, as well as outpatient cardiology responsibilities. The preferred candidate should therefore have a broad exposure to, and familiarity with the assessment of newborns, infants and children in an inpatient setting, and also be familiar with general pediatric cardiology outpatient concerns, including post-operative follow up following surgical repair of congenital heart disease. Provision of didactic teaching to fellows, residents, medical students and nurses is expected. Night and weekend on-call responsibilities will be shared on a rotating basis with other faculty members in the division.

Interested candidates should apply here.

Posted: 10/14/2021

Pediatric Cardiologist - Imaging

The Division of Cardiac Imaging in the Department of Cardiology at Boston Children's Hospital is actively recruiting a physician to join our world-renowned cardiac imaging team as faculty (attending staff). Candidates must be Board Certified or Eligible in Pediatric Cardiology. Candidates at all career stages who possess strong clinical, research, and teaching abilities are encouraged to apply. Valued clinical skills include echocardiography, fetal cardiology, cardiac magnetic resonance, and cardiac computed tomography. Faculty will be eligible for appointment at Harvard Medical School.

The Division of Cardiac Imaging at Boston Children's Hospital is one of the largest imaging programs for children and adults with congenital heart disease in the United States. Its activities include transthoracic echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, fetal echocardiography, cardiac magnetic resonance, and cardiac computed tomography. A high proportion of cases have complex disease and undergo image-guided interventions. Equipment includes state-of-the-art imaging, reviewing, and reporting technology. Resources for conducting clinical, basic science, and translational research are abundant throughout the Department. Academic advancement through research and teaching activities is strongly encouraged and supported. We have a highly-regarded senior fellowship program in cardiac imaging and train 2-3 senior fellows each year.

Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae to:

Andrew J. Powell, M.D.
Chief, Division of Cardiac Imaging
Department of Cardiology
Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Posted October 14, 2021

U of U Health

Pediatric Cardiologist - Outpatient Focus
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine

This is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant and collegial academic environment. The Division of Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Utah School of Medicine has immediate openings for additional full-time, pediatric cardiologists with expertise and interest in general cardiology. Experience and or expertise in non-invasive cardiac imaging is highly desired. Clinical responsibilities will be carried out at Intermountain Healthcare’s Utah Valley Hospital, Primary Children’s Hospital (PCH), and a second PCH campus in Lehi, Utah that is scheduled to open in 2024. (The Lehi campus is a 30-minute drive from Salt Lake City.) Inpatient responsibilities will take place in the newly opened 15- bed Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) at PCH, and will include consulting in other units throughout the PCH and Lehi Campuses. The ideal candidate will be capable of managing all aspects of acute care cardiology and will have expertise as a consultant in the cardiac intensive care unit and other intensive and acute care units throughout the hospital. Inpatient work at PCH is supported by advanced practice providers (NPs and PAs), cardiology fellows, and pediatric residents. Outpatient responsibilities will be dedicated to outreach. Academic productivity in quality improvement, research, teaching, and advocacy is expected and supported by the division.

The Division has a very active research program with a strong support infrastructure and supporting team. The Division has been a core site of the Pediatric Heart Network of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) since its inception, and participates in the NPC-QIC and all the major registries including PC4, PAC3, and IMPACT. In addition, the Division is a core site for the Scientific Focus Research Network of the American Heart Association (AHA). Numerous opportunities for collaborative research exist within the Division, as well as throughout the Department, School of Medicine and University.

Qualified candidates must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatric Cardiology, and must have expertise in General Pediatric Cardiology. Experience and/or expertise in non-invasive cardiac imaging is strongly desired. Selected candidates will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical or Tenure Track at the academic rank commensurate with experience and qualifications.

 Interested individuals can apply for the position at https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/121536. Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required. For additional information about the position, please contact: Antonio Cabrera, M.D., Division Chief, at antonio.cabrera@hsc.utah.edu.

Posted 9/15/2021

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PEDIATRIC ELECTROPHYSIOLOGIST

We are seeking a pediatric electrophysiologist to direct invasive and non-invasive electrophysiology services at our institution. The division currently consists of nine pediatric cardiologists, two clinical nurse practitioners, dedicated cardiology clinical nurses and procedural staff, as well as a pediatric cardiology fellowship training program. An interest in clinical research is encouraged. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The cardiology division is housed within the Dorothy and Larry Dallas Heart Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. The Heart Center encompasses an active congenital heart surgery program with state-of-the-art operating rooms, neonatal intensive care unit, pediatric intensive care unit, and a hybrid cardiac catheterization lab/operating suite. There is a dedicated biplane electrophysiology lab with 3-D mapping capabilities as well as trained lab staff, and a nurse practitioner dedicated to the EP service. SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital is a free-standing children’s hospital, and is staffed by faculty members of Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

More information here
Interested candidates can send a cover letter and their curriculum vitae to:

Renu Peterson, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
1465 South Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63104
Phone: (314) 577-5633
Fax: (314) 268-4035
renuka.peterson@health.slu.edu

Posted 7/8/2021

PEDIATRIC HEART FAILURE/TRANSPLANT CARDIOLOGIST

Children’s Minnesota is seeking a dynamic, fellowship-trained pediatric heart transplant cardiologist to lead the Heart Failure Heart transplant (HFHT) program. This physician would have the benefit of collaborating with a comprehensive multidisciplinary team that includes: surgeons, cardiologists, transplant coordinators, dieticians, pharmacists, therapists and social workers. The HFHT program also offers a growing Ventricular Assist Device program as well as a well-established ECMO program.   

Our Transplant program partners closely with The Children’s Heart Clinic (CHC). Annually, the CHC cardiologists see more than 16,000 patients and surgeons perform over 400 surgical interventions.  The CHC’s state-of-the-art facilities include a dedicated pediatric cardiovascular intensive care unit, one of 30 approved pediatric cardiac catheterization laboratories in North America for transcatheter pulmonary valve placement, a complete pediatric arrhythmia service including the latest technology for ablation and devices, a collaborative fetal program for diagnosing and managing congenital heart disease in-utero, a collaborative adult congenital cardiology program, an ICAEL-accredited echocardiography lab and a rapidly growing congenital cardiac MRI/CT program.

More information here

Interested candidates can send their curriculum vitae to:
Ryan Berreth
Physician/APP Recruitment & TA Operations Manager
Children's Minnesota
Phone: 952-797-6660
ryan.berreth@childrensmn.org

Posted: 4/10/2021

Outpatient Pediatric Cardiologist Opportunity – Northeast Ohio

Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Clinical Cardiologist to join its expanding Heart Center. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.

This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:

  • Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
  • More than 800 providers, who manage over 1.1 million patient visits annually
  • A network of more than 60 primary and specialty care locations
  • Robust research and innovation endeavors

The successful candidate will provide Cardiology care at the Beeghly campus, expanding the services of the dedicated Heart Center team, which includes 16 pediatric cardiologists, 5 nurse practitioners and 2 cardiothoracic surgeons who provide a complete spectrum of coordinated, compassionate, cardiac care to over 10,000 patients annually. Services include: advanced diagnostics, complex surgical procedures, an adult congenital heart disease program, a fetal imaging program and a cardiac MRI program. Enjoy practicing in a comfortable community setting.

This position offers opportunities for:

  • Partnership with an established team of Cardiologists affording exceptional work-life balance
  • Active involvement in medical student and resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
  • An attractive compensation plan that includes bonus compensation

Requirements include board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Cardiology and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.

The Mahoning Valley is an exciting and vibrant place to live…outstanding parks, museums, theaters, art galleries, sport events, golf courses, country clubs, live concert and event venues, biking and hiking trails, lakes and much more provide residents with a dynamic choice of recreational opportunities. This area is successfully transitioning to a technology and knowledge-based economy by leveraging its industrial and academic strengths.  In just the last two years, 107 businesses have invested $682 million here, creating over 4500 new jobs!

Interested candidates may contact Jane Hensley, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-3015 or jhensley@akronchildrens.org.  To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org

Posted: 2/3/2021

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Hospital-Physician in Cardiac Critical Care Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia integrates Pediatric cardiology fellowship trained physicians into our care model delivery as a Hospital-Physician under the guidance of a Cardiac ICU attending physician. Hospital-Physicians in the Cardiac Intensive Care have the following opportunities available to them:

  • Be the primary clinician caring for critically ill children alongside excellent Cardiac Critical Care Medicine faculty, and partnering with advanced practice providers;
  • Gain expertise in management of complex, high acuity patients; co-lead resuscitations; develop proficiency in procedural skills; and help families navigate difficult situations
  • Participate and contribute in high quality state-of-art learning and teaching opportunities covering the entire spectrum of congenital and acquired heart disease
  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including expenses for CME
Qualified candidates must be board certified/board eligible in Pediatrics and able to obtain a medical license in Pennsylvania. For more information about everything we have to offer, and to find out how to join our renowned team in cardiac critical care, contact  Venkat Shankar, MD, MBA,  Medical Director, CICU at  shankarv@email.chop.edu  or 215-341-4681

Posted: 1/26/2021

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Outpatient Pediatric Cardiologist
Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute
starting on or shortly after July 1, 2021

The Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children’s is recruiting a full-time General Pediatric Cardiologist (open rank) to join our Greater Louisville and Western Kentucky Practice and support our expanding network of outpatient pediatric and adult congenital heart locations in Greater Louisville, Western Kentucky and Southern Indiana.  The successful candidate will join 5 pediatric and adult congenital cardiologists who currently provide outpatient care at 7 locations.  All faculty participate in weekly clinical management conferences.  Salary will be commensurate with training and experience.  Cincinnati Children’s offers an excellent benefits package, including health, dental, generous PTO allowance, 10% retirement contribution of wages (up to the annual compensation limited imposed by the IRS) and relocation assistance.

The Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute includes: 80 pediatric and adult congenital heart physicians and surgeons, and 24 pediatric and ACHD cardiology fellows. The Heart Institute faculty provide outpatient pediatric and adult congenital cardiac care at more than 23 locations throughout Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana, and we had over 21,000 outpatient cardiology visits in FY20. We performed 574 cardiothoracic surgeries in FY20, including 17 heart, lung and multi-organ transplants. Offering patient-family focused care, the Heart Institute also has unique programs such as the Fontan Clinic, Coronary Artery Clinic, Cardiac Rehab Program and Cardio-Oncology Program, providing condition-specific expertise. In addition, the Heart Institute supports a broad range of innovative translational and discovery science with 270 publications in FY20.   Our new Critical Care Building will open in 2021.

In 2017, UK HealthCare and the Kentucky Children’s Hospital joined Cincinnati Children’s to form a Joint Pediatric Heart Care Program. With our one-program, two-sites model, the world-class heart surgeons at Cincinnati Children’s work closely with the congenital heart experts at Kentucky Children’s Hospital to provide a full spectrum of the most advanced heart care available, from assessment and diagnosis to complex surgery and post-surgical care.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is a leading medical research and teaching hospital consistently ranking among the top three pediatric hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report’s Best Children’s Hospital ranking. We are also the second-highest ranking recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health among pediatric institutions. Cincinnati Children's includes 692 beds, over 1,112 active medical staff, and over 16,000 employees.   Cincinnati Children’s provides over 1 million annual outpatient visits.

Qualifications:
- New graduate pediatric cardiology fellow or experienced clinician
- Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology
- Physician MD/DO license in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana or eligible

Interested candidates can contact:
Bradley B. Keller, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Co-Director,
Greater Louisville and Western Kentucky Practice
Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute
731 E. Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202
Office:   502-584-3200, Option 9
Cell:         412-478-6463    
Email:      brad.keller@cchmc.org

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