VCU Department of Radiology Seeking Pediatric Radiologist - F59290
Virginia Commonwealth University Health
Department of Radiology
The Department of Radiology at Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia is currently seeking applicants for a faculty position in the Section of Pediatric Imaging.
The Medical College of Virginia Hospitals has 822 beds with a Level 1 Trauma Center, a comprehensive cancer center, a large liver/kidney transplantation service, and a large adjacent outpatient facility. The Children’s Hospital of Richmond is also a Level I pediatric trauma center, the first in Virginia. In addition to research opportunities in the Department of Radiology, there are ongoing interdisciplinary research projects with all pediatric sub-specialties.
The new state-of-the-art Children's Pavilion opened in the spring of 2016, and is the largest, most advanced outpatient facility dedicated to children in the region. The new pavilion includes CT, fluoro, plain film and US services with a 3TMR being installed in the spring of 2017. The pavilion is designed to meet the unique health care needs of children and to provide Richmond the most advanced and coordinated care possible. Radiologists are located on site to provide consultations as needed.
- Provide specialized diagnostic radiology – pediatric imaging interpretation, including CT, US, GI/GU, fluoroscopy, MR and interventional procedures, with the use of state-of-the-art equipment.
- Provide training to medical students, residents and fellows.
- Promote professional relationships with all pediatric subspecialties.
- Provide high quality sub-specialized imaging interpretations for assigned modalities in support of the referring physicians and patients of the VCUHS.
- Responsibilities to include all facets of pediatric radiology (conventional radiographs, CT, MR, US, fluoroscopy and CT and US interventions).
- Interest or skills in acute care imaging and oncology is a plus.
Applicants should have ABR certification or documentation of passing the Core Component of the ABR Board examination; and be fellowship trained in pediatric radiology.
Applicants are encouraged to apply via our website, https://www.vcujobs.com/.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities & persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Richmond is centrally located along the East Coast. With easy access to Washington D.C., the Atlantic Ocean and the Blue Ridge Mountains, this River City was ranked #3 Top Destination by Frommer’s for its rich history, colonial charm, outdoor adventure, trendy restaurants, upscale shopping, and world class museums.
With the James River flowing through the heart of City, and the mild climate year round, Richmonders take full advantage of the area’s athletic events, public gardens and festivals. The area boasts a wide variety of arts, culture and entertainment as well. Among the numerous historical landmarks, you will find numerous theaters, the Richmond Ballet, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Richmond International Raceway to name a few.
Richmond is for everyone. It’s family friendly, dog friendly and there is never a shortage of things to do. Whether you want to live downtown, Church Hill, Shockoe Bottom, Forest Hills, The Fan, or the Suburbs of the West End or Chesterfield County, each Richmond neighborhood is unique making it an attractively-sized and very livable city.
Virginia Commonwealth University Health is the regions only Level 1 Trauma center. As part of the VCU’s School of Medicine, physicians provide quality patient care services, teach the next generation of physicians and conduct important research. Nationally known for cutting-edge medical advancements and diagnostic insights, VCU physicians aim to be the provider of choice for quality healthcare that is patient-centered, physician-driven, accessible, efficient and evidence-based to reflect the values of an outstanding integrated academic practice.
US News and World Report ranked VCU the No. 1 hospital in Virginia and the Richmond Metropolitan area. Our Nephrology, Pulmonology, Orthopaedics and Urology programs ranked among the top 50 in the country. VCU was also ranked “high performing” in Oncology, Cardiology, Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Neurosurgery, Rehabilitation and Otolaryngology. With more than 600 physicians in 200 specialties, VCU has the areas only NCI-designated Cancer Center - Massey Cancer Center, and a full-service children’s hospital – Children’s Hospital of Richmond.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.