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Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/30/2020 2:33 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM), Section of Rheumatology announces the search for an academically oriented rheumatologist to join the team within the Department of Medicine. The faculty physician is expected to: care for Rheumatology patients; take part in ongoing clinical research projects; and teach Rheumatology to fellows, residents and medical students by taking part in various educational activities. In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive suite of benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME and disability at group rates, and more, – the position offers a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching; individual career development; and collegiality among faculty members and hospital leadership. About Temple’s Rheumatology Section • The Rheumatology Clinic cares for a diverse patient population with a wide range of rheumatic diseases, including large numbers of patients with lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. • It provides specialized care in the form of: weekly dedicated Lupus Clinic; a biweekly CTD-associated Interstitial Lung Disease clinic; and monthly Lupus Nephritis Clinic, in collaboration with the Temple Lung Center and the Section of Nephrology respectively • Patients are seen in three different locations- Temple University Hospital, Fort Washington, and Center City Philadelphia, with an expansion to Jeanes Hospital/FCCC in the Fall of 2020. • Several ongoing lupus basic, translational and clinical research projects are underway including clinical trials with the availability of a Clinical Coordinator. • A centralized onsite Infusion Center facilitates administration of biological and other intravenous therapy and also benefits clinical research. • The section is also responsible for inpatient consultations in Rheumatology at Temple University Hospital. • Laboratory effort is focused on systemic autoimmunity, with state-of-the-art laboratories located in Kresge Hall. • Section scientists work side by side with scientists from related disciplines in the Temple Lupus Program, a collaborative group of translational researchers sharing an interest in autoimmunity. Job Qualifications • MD, DO or foreign equivalent; completion of an ACGME accredited residency in Internal Medicine, and ACGME fellowship training in Rheumatology required. • Eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Candidates currently completing their last year of Rheumatology fellowship will also be considered and are welcome to apply. • Must demonstrate sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the diverse community we serve. • Rank and compensation commensurate with experience. Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Temple Health refers to the health, education and research activities carried out by the affiliates of Temple University Health System and by the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM). Temple University Health System (TUHS) is a $1.8+ billion academic health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.   Please address all applications to: Roberto Caricchio, MD., Section Chief, Rheumatology Professor, Medicine, c/o Jessica Vega, Senior Physician / Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician / Faculty Recruitment. Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu   For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1404
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/30/2020 2:15 PM)
The Department of Neurology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is actively recruiting qualified General Neurologists to join our rapidly expanding program in the role of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and/or Professor. Opportunities available for full-time and part-time work.     The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers. Temple Health is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to the diverse communities we serve. Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies to help them achieve outcomes once thought impossible, is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the Philadelphia region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. Its mission-driven culture, state-of-the-art diagnostic center, and wide range of clinical trials and basic science/translational research in the areas of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, AIDS dementia, Stroke, Neurovirology, Substance Abuse and more, mean access to advanced treatment options for our patients.   Our highly skilled neurology and neurosurgery faculty are committed to providing: • education that is patient-centered, instilling in learners the School’s ethic of human service and lifelong learning; • research that advances and integrates basic and clinical science; and • patient care that is administered with compassion and understanding, utilizing contemporary knowledge and techniques.   Several of our physicians have been consistently selected by their peers as "Top Doctors," both locally and nationally. Working together, our neurologists and neurosurgeons use the latest protocols and state-of-the-art equipment, including the Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C and the Elekta Synergy® S, to diagnose and develop individualized treatment plans for the full range of neurological problems.   What the Job Offers: In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME and disability at group rates, and more – the position offers: • a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching; • individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members and hospital leadership; • the opportunity to influence the development of the service line during a period of rapid growth; with • flexibility to create your own areas of focus within the program; • leadership roles for qualified candidates; and a • predictable schedule. • Temple Health Science Campus as well suburban partner locations.   Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active Board Certification or Eligibility in Neurology. • Eligibility for unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • A strong interest in developing a vibrant clinical practice, medical education and clinical research. • Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community. • Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.    Please address all applications to: Paul M. Katz, M.D., Interim Chair, Department of Neurology, Director, Temple Stroke Program, C/O Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Email: jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1403
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/30/2020 2:04 PM)
The Department of Neurology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is actively recruiting fellowship trained Neurocritical Care Physicians to join our rapidly expanding program in the role of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and/or Professor.   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers. Temple Health is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to the diverse communities we serve. Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies to help them achieve outcomes once thought impossible, is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the Philadelphia region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. Its mission-driven culture, state-of-the-art diagnostic center, and wide range of clinical trials and basic science/translational research in the areas of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, AIDS dementia, Stroke, Neurovirology, Substance Abuse and more, mean access to advanced treatment options for our patients.   Our highly skilled neurology and neurosurgery faculty are committed to providing: • education that is patient-centered, instilling in learners the School’s ethic of human service and lifelong learning; • research that advances and integrates basic and clinical science; and • patient care that is administered with compassion and understanding, utilizing contemporary knowledge and techniques. Several of our physicians have been consistently selected by their peers as "Top Doctors," both locally and nationally. Working together, our neurologists and neurosurgeons use the latest protocols and state-of-the-art equipment, including the Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C and the Elekta Synergy® S, to diagnose and develop individualized treatment plans for the full range of neurological problems.   What the Job Offers: In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME and disability at group rates, and more – the position offers: • a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching; • individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members and hospital leadership; • the opportunity to influence the development of the service line during a period of rapid growth; with • flexibility to create your own areas of focus within the program; • leadership roles for qualified candidates; and a • predictable schedule. • Temple Health Science Campus as well suburban partner locations.   Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active Board Certification or Eligibility in Neurology and Neurocritical Care. • Eligibility for unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • A strong interest in developing a vibrant clinical practice, medical education and clinical research. • Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community. • Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.    Please address all applications to: Paul M. Katz, M.D., Interim Chair, Department of Neurology, Director, Temple Stroke Program, C/O Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Email: jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1402
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/30/2020 1:45 PM)
The Department of Neurology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is actively recruiting fellowship trained Stroke/Vascular Neurologists to join our rapidly expanding program in the role of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and/or Professor.   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers. Temple Health is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to the diverse communities we serve. Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies to help them achieve outcomes once thought impossible, is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the Philadelphia region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. Its mission-driven culture, state-of-the-art diagnostic center, and wide range of clinical trials and basic science/translational research in the areas of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, AIDS dementia, Stroke, Neurovirology, Substance Abuse and more, mean access to advanced treatment options for our patients.   Our highly skilled neurology and neurosurgery faculty are committed to providing: • education that is patient-centered, instilling in learners the School’s ethic of human service and lifelong learning; • research that advances and integrates basic and clinical science; and • patient care that is administered with compassion and understanding, utilizing contemporary knowledge and techniques. Several of our physicians have been consistently selected by their peers as "Top Doctors," both locally and nationally. Working together, our neurologists and neurosurgeons use the latest protocols and state-of-the-art equipment, including the Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C and the Elekta Synergy® S, to diagnose and develop individualized treatment plans for the full range of neurological problems.   What the Job Offers: In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME and disability at group rates, and more – the position offers: • a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching; • individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members and hospital leadership; • the opportunity to influence the development of the service line during a period of rapid growth; with • flexibility to create your own areas of focus within the program; • leadership roles for qualified candidates; and a • predictable schedule. • Temple Health Science Campus as well suburban partner locations.   Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active Board Certification or Eligibility in Neurology, and Stroke/Vascular Neurology. • Eligibility for unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • A strong interest in developing a vibrant clinical practice, medical education and clinical research. • Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community. • Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.    Please address all applications to: Paul M. Katz, M.D., Interim Chair, Department of Neurology, Director, Temple Stroke Program, C/O Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Email: jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1401
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/24/2020 12:29 PM)
The Department of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified physicians and physician nominations for the role of Assistant or Associate Professor within their General Internal Medicine Comprehensive HIV Program.   The Temple Comprehensive HIV Program provides multidisciplinary primary and HIV specialty care for over 1200 patients. Services include routine and specialized gynecological procedures, prenatal consultative care, nutritional counseling and assessment, case management hepatitis C and medication assisted treatment and access to clinical trials.   The mission of the Section of General Internal Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine is to provide excellence in patient care, education and research. Our General Internal Medicine faculty provide comprehensive, patient-centered primary care to our patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, while teaching the fundamentals of general internal medicine to the health care providers of the future. Faculty are involved in numerous educational and research programs in areas such as clinical skills training, physician-patient communications, ambulatory medical education and clinical trials. Currently there are 23 full-time faculty whose interests include medical education, obesity, hypertension, HIV Medicine with hepatitis C, medication assisted treatment programs, acupuncture, and geriatrics.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities • Provide primary and HIV care to patients within the Temple Comprehensive HIV program. • Provide general primary care within the Temple General Internal Medicine • Participate in medical student and resident precepting within the HIV and GIM programs.   Candidate Qualifications • M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active Board Certification or Eligibility in Internal Medicine. • Eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Extensive background in or experience treating HIV. • Credentials for a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level or above. • Active participation in national organizations and committees such as the Society of General Internal Medicine or the American College of Physicians. • Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community. • Linguistic competence in Spanish preferred but not required   Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.   Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   Temple's nationally-renowned physicians now offer dozens of powerful new options for patients who, just a few years ago, were considered untreatable. Using sophisticated technologies and personalized treatments, Temple physicians are working to alter the course of serious disease. And in over a dozen research centers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Fox Chase Cancer Center, our faculty are speeding the transformation of fundamental scientific discoveries into practical therapies that may one day dramatically improve human health.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.    Please address all applications to: Karen Lin, MD, MPH, FACP, Section Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, & Ellen Tedaldi, MD, Professor, Clinical Scholar, c/o Jessica Vega, Senior Physician / Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician / Faculty Recruitment Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.    
Job ID
2020-1400
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/23/2020 1:51 PM)
The Department of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) is seeking a fellowship trained Transplant Hepatologist to join its growing transplant hepatology team. The successful candidate will practice on Temples Health Science Campus as well as a Temple partner site in NJ. The new faculty member will be fully integrated into the Department of Medicine and will enjoy all the benefits of being part of Temple’s faculty including educational and research opportunities. Clinically, candidates will be responsible for evaluating patients with the whole spectrum of liver disorders including the management of primary liver disease, primary liver cancer, end-stage liver disease and patients requiring liver transplantation. The hepatologist working in conjunction with transplant surgeons and other hepatologists will select and manage the patient before, during and after transplant. The Department of Medicine offers potential candidates a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching, individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members. Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   The Temple Liver Transplant Program is led by some of the foremost liver experts in the country. Temple's team of surgeons, hepatologists, oncologists, radiologists, and pre- and post-transplant coordinators have decades of successful experience in providing care for seriously ill patients, from initial evaluation to post-transplant care. Our team provides liver transplant services for adult patients with a wide range of conditions including advanced cirrhosis due to hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, liver cancer, drug toxicity, and rare metabolic disorders. To learn more about Temple’s growing program please visit https://www.templehealth.org/services/transplant/liver-transplant   Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   To be considered, please complete an online application by clicking on the link above.   Application materials should include the following: a letter of interest summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, current curriculum vita and three professional references names/contact information.   Please address your application to: Lee Peng, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Hepatology, C/O Michael Lester , Senior Director, Office of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu   For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1399
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/6/2020 3:09 PM)
The Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine seeks a BE/BC cardiothoracic surgeon to join its thriving academic program.  Temple Health’s transplant program is one of the busiest centers in the US in thoracic transplants, mechanical circulatory support and pulmonary thromboendarterectomy surgery. In addition, we perform high quality surgery in off pump and on pump coronary artery bypass, valve repair and replacement including Ross procedure, aortic surgery and transcatheter valve repair/replacement.   Clinical responsibilities include, but are not limited to inpatient and outpatient care in cardiac surgery service, rounding in the ICU and other inpatient units, thoracic organ procurement, assistance with thoracic transplants and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), left ventricular assist device (LVAD) and a wide variety of cardiothoracic and vascular surgical procedures. You will participate in the management of patients in cardiovascular surgery service and thoracic transplant service in the ICU, other inpatient units and clinic. You are expected to be able to perform opening and closing the chest, institution of cardiopulmonary bypass, internal mammary artery harvest, pericardial window, and tracheostomy. As you gain experience with us, you are expected to perform thoracic organ procurement, thoracic organ transplant, ECMO and LVAD according to the Division Chiefs discretion. Performs other duties as assigned.   Temple's nationally-renowned physicians now offer dozens of powerful new options for patients who, just a few years ago, were considered untreatable. Using sophisticated technologies and personalized treatments, Temple physicians are working to alter the course of serious disease. And in over a dozen research centers at Temple University School of Medicine and Fox Chase Cancer Center, our faculty are speeding the transformation of fundamental scientific discoveries into practical therapies that may one day dramatically improve human health.   Required Education & Experience: Applicants must possess an M.D. or D.O or foreign equivalent. Surgical residency and additional fellowship training in cardiovascular surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, or comparable training. Possession or eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and BE/BC by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery or foreign equivalent (board) also required.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.   Procedure for Candidacy Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum online.   Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.   Please address all applications to: Yoshiya Toyoda, MD, PhD, William Maul Measey Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery., C/O Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, , Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu.   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  
Job ID
2020-1398
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/6/2020 2:53 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Department of Radiology announces the search for a BC/BE Academic Neuroradiologist to become a part of our Faculty.    The section of Neuroradiology provides a full service of clinical studies which includes all routine diagnostic magnetic resonance (MR) and computed tomography (CT) radiology studies of the brain, Head and neck, temporal bones and spine. This section also provides emergency neuroradiology services for a busy ER, level one trauma center, and a primary stroke center. State of the art functional neuroradiology services are also performed that include: clinical BOLD fMRI for language and Sensory motor strip, Diffusion tensor imaging, MR and CT perfusion and MR spectroscopy.  Neuroradiology services are offered at the Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center, the Jeanes Campus of Temple University, the Episcopal campus of Temple, and Northeastern Ambulatory Care Center. There are approximately 42 Full time clinical faculty members within Temple University Health System who specialize in the following areas:  chest and cardiac imaging, abdominal imaging, mammography, neuroradiology, interventional radiology, interventional neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, musculoskeletal radiology and general radiology.  The Department has vibrant clinical and educational programs.  The clinical radiology service is based out of Temple University Hospital and also serves the Episcopal Hospital Campus, Northeastern Campus, and the Jeanes Hospital Campus. At the Fox Chase Cancer Center Campus there are currently 10 diagnostic radiologists that are employed by the Fox Chase Cancer Center Medical Group that provide the imaging services. Neuroradiology through Temple and interventional radiology section serves all of the hospitals in the TUHS.  The ACGME accredited Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program has been in continuous existence since 1932 and has trained more than 350 radiologists.   Candidate Qualifications: Qualified candidates must possess a DO, M.D. or foreign equivalent with training from an ACGME accredited residency in radiology.  The successful applicant will also have fellowship in Neuroradiology. Board certified or board edibility in radiology and CAQ certification (or CAQ eligible) also required.   Candidates must also have the ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to their start date.   Procedure for Candidacy: Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita by clicking on the link above.    Please address all applications to: Gary Cohen, MD, Professor and Interim Chairman, Department of Radiology, Radiologist –in-Chief, Temple University Health System, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu Ph: 215-707-5665 Fax: 215-707-9452.   Candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1397
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(6/18/2020 9:00 AM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM), Department of Radiation Oncology announces the search for a BE/BC radiation oncologist with a strong interest in patient care, and institutional and national investigational studies to join this growing Department. The successful candidate will be one who has a proven record of academic excellence, demonstrates dedication to patient care and experience in medical student education. The ideal candidate will have experience with multiple forms of external beam irradiation (including IMRT, VMAT, SBRT, IGRT and SRS), and HDR. Gamma Knife radiosurgery and hyperthermia experience preferred but not required. The program works together with the Temple Fox Chase Cancer Center and does joint chart rounds on all patients throughout the system weekly. Participation in multiple tumor boards, cancer center initiatives, and medical school activities is expected.   The Department of Radiation Oncology is part of a multi-disciplinary first rate cancer program that includes a nutritionist, patient interviewers, nurses, medical physicist, radiation therapists, dosimetrists and social workers. The Department’s mission is to provide the very best level of care to every patient in a comfortable and professional environment. It is certified by the American College of Radiology and participates in multiple clinical trials. Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.   Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy   Interested candidates should apply online by clicking on the link above.    Application materials should include the following: a letter of interest, current curriculum vita three professional references names/contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.   Please address your application to Curtis Miyamoto, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, LKSOM, Associate Director for Clinical Services, Fox Chase Cancer Center, C/O Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu   For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1396
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/1/2020 3:22 PM)
Summary of Opportunity   The Section of Hospital Medicine at Temple Health is seeking team-oriented Hospitalists at all experience levels to join its established program.   As a hospitalist at Temple Health, you will be responsible for providing direct patient care and consultative and co-management services inpatient coverage at Temple University Hospital (TUH), a 746 bed tertiary and quaternary level acute care facility and the nearby Episcopal Campus of Temple, a smaller 21 bed unit.  This position requires 12 hour shifts on both teaching and non-teaching service.   Time spent between teaching and non-teaching service is flexible based on clinical/academic interest.  Temple’s Hospitalist program includes mentorship for new faculty to set them up for success while on teaching service.   The Section of Hospital Medicine is now in its fifth year of providing quality and efficient clinical care to its patients and educational opportunities to Temple’s medical students and residents.  The section continues to be on the forefront of utilization and patient safety initiatives.   The successful candidate will be an MD, DO or foreign equivalent with IM residency training from an ACGME accredited program. Candidates should have a strong interest in providing superior patient care, and medical student/resident education. Candidates with an interest in scholarly activity are also encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must also be able to obtain in unrestricted medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  Rank and compensation are commensurate with experience.   Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Temple Health refers to the health, education and research activities carried out by the affiliates of Temple University Health System and by the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM). Temple University Health System (TUHS) is a $1.4 billion academic health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research.     Procedure for Candidacy   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are encouraged.   Rachel Rubin, Chief, Section of Hospital Medicine, Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email:  Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu  Phone: 267-623-8876    The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1395
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 months ago(5/6/2020 2:50 PM)
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA is currently seeking qualified applicants who are fellowship-trained in Adult Joint Reconstruction surgery and have an interest in aligning with a nationally recognized and growing Department. The ideal candidate is BE/BC in Orthopaedic Surgery, trained in an ACGME accredited fellowship program and possesses the credentials for a faculty appointment at a minimum level of Assistant Professor. The new faculty member will be expected to make clinical, academic and research contributions to the department.    The department currently consists of (19) full and part time faculty members all of whom have specific subspecialty interests, and an ACGME training program consisting of (20) residents. Clinical/basic science research and the teaching of medical & podiatry students are active endeavors in our department.  We have (4) offices located throughout the Philadelphia area.  Our main offices are based at the Temple University Hospital campus in North Philadelphia with other free-standing satellites throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs.  Each of our locations are staffed by a team of board-certified orthopaedic surgeons and physicians, licensed physical therapists and certified athletic trainers. Radiology services are available at all our locations.  The department’s current make up consists of an appropriate mix of senior, mid-level and well trained junior faculty.  The collegiality and working environment are ideal.   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and complete contact information online.    Letters of interest should summarize teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity.   Please address all applications to: Eric J. Kropf, MD, Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, C/O Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  
Job ID
2020-1388
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(4/20/2020 5:21 PM)
The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University invites applicants and candidate nominations for an exciting opportunity to serve in the role of Chief of Clinical Laboratories, Temple University Hospital (TUH).   The clinical laboratories of Temple University Hospital (TUH) perform two and half million laboratory tests per year and we have ten divisions led by a MD or PhD clinical scientist with appropriate expertise, many years of clinical experience and certification.  Clinical Pathology consists of following divisions: Hematology/Special Coagulation, Clinical Chemistry, Immunogenetics/Tissue Histotyping, Molecular Diagnostics, Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Virology and Transfusion Medicine (including an active apheresis program). Laboratories are equipped with state of the art modern analyzers including next generation sequencers, MALDI-TOF, new automated chemistry line, and high throughput molecular microbiology/virology platforms to name a few. There is a strategic plan for further enhancement of Clinical Pathology operations.   The Chief will be responsible for the clinical operation and administration of all areas of Clinical Pathology with a special focus on quality management and quality control, process improvement/efficiencies and the implementation of short and long-range strategic plans.   The successful candidate will possess the required credentials for academic rank at the minimum level of Associate Professor, will have a strong background in the oversight of clinical pathology services in a large laboratory and vast experience teaching and supervising medical students, residents and fellows. Candidates with at least five years of experience in directing clinical laboratories in a large university/academic hospital are strongly preferred as are candidates with background in hematopathology or transfusion medicine.   Candidates with additional interest in publishing and/or participating in clinical or translational research are encouraged to apply. Excellent opportunities/resources exist for translational research with outstanding clinical programs at Temple.   Interested candidates should apply online by clicking on the link above.   Application materials should include the following:  a current curriculum vita and cover letter. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.   Please address your application to Yuri Persidsky, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu   Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  
Job ID
2020-1385
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(4/14/2020 4:01 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking general anesthesiologists for full-time faculty positions within the Temple Health System.   The anesthesiology department delivers care to patients in a variety of locations throughout the institution including service at Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center and CT Anesthesiology at Jeanes Hospital.   Duties of new faculty will include patient care, teaching of medical students and residents, and supervision of CRNAs. Opportunities for scholarly effort and clinical research are available and participation in the academic mission of the department is required. Rank is commensurate with experience.   Temple University Hospital is a busy 728-bed academic medical center providing highly specialized tertiary and quaternary care. The main operating room suite houses 14 theaters including 2 hybrid rooms for advanced percutaneous inventions and 2 rooms dedicated to robotic urological and thoracic surgery. The ambulatory center contains 4 additional operating rooms for the outpatient surgical population and the Boyer operating suite offers 5 operating rooms dedicated mainly to orthopedic and neurosurgical procedures. In addition to the traditional surgical venues, anesthetic care is delivered outside of the operating rooms on a daily basis to patients undergoing electrophysiology studies, transesophageal echocardiography, percutaneous structural heart disease therapies, bronchoscopic diagnostic and interventional procedures, interventional radiological procedures, and therapeutic procedures in the neurointerventional suite.   Fox Chase Cancer Center is a 100-bed specialty hospital dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of adult patients with cancer. With eight main operating rooms including two robotic suites and two endoscopy/bronchoscopy suites a variety of surgical and interventional oncology subspecialties are represented. Cases range from outpatient cystoscopy and minor procedures to complex and multidisciplinary procedures such as esophagectomy, radical cystectomy, major head/neck resection with reconstruction, pneumonectomy, radical pleurectomy, liver and pancreatic resection, and major abdominal cases. The endoscopy suite accommodates routine diagnostic procedures as well as complex endoscopic interventions such as ERCP, double balloon enteroscopy, endoscopic ultrasound and endobronchial ultrasound. In addition, circumstances routinely require the delivery of anesthesia care at offsite locations such as nuclear medicine and interventional radiology.   Candidate Qualifications   Candidates must possess and MD, DO, or foreign equivalent. Candidates should also be eligible to apply for a medical license in the commonwealth of PA. Candidates must be board eligible.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.   Please address your application to: Gordon H. Morewood, MD, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Temple University School of Medicine, c/o Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Senior Recruiter, Department of Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention. Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.    Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Jessica Vega, Senior Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.    For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1384
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(4/14/2020 3:53 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking Anesthesiologists with additional fellowship training critical care for full-time faculty positions within the Temple Health System.   The department delivers anesthesia to patients in a variety of locations throughout the health system and critical care service are provided in the neuro IUC and surgical / trauma IUC at Temple University Hospital.   Duties of new faculty include patient care, teaching of medical students and residents, and supervision of CRNAs. Opportunities for scholarly effort and clinical research are available and participation in the academic mission of the department is required. Rank is commensurate with experience.   Candidate Qualifications   Candidates must be a M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent. Candidates who are fellowship trained in critical care medicine are welcome to apply as are candidates in their last year of fellowship training. Candidates must also be eligible to apply for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Residency training in Anesthesiology is also required.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.   Please address your application to: Gordon H. Morewood, MD, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Temple University School of Medicine, c/o Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Senior Recruiter, Department of Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention. Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.   Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Senior Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.   For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1383
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(4/14/2020 3:47 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking BC/BE anesthesiologists with subspecialty training in anesthesia for cardiothoracic surgery for full-time faculty positions within the Temple Health System.   The anesthesiology department delivers care to patients in a variety of locations throughout the healthcare system including service at Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center and CT Anesthesiology at Jeanes Hospital.   The cardiac surgical service encompasses both the main Temple University Hospital campus as well as a secondary surgical site at Jeanes Hospital. In addition to traditional revascularization and open valve surgery, a significant number of patients are treated each year with percutaneous valve placements, endovascular stent procedures, pulmonary thromboendarterectomies, VAD placements, total artificial heart support, and heart and / or lung transplantation. Currently Temple is one of the busiest lung transplant centers in the northeastern United States completing roughly 120 transplants per year. A similar number of patients are treated annually with ECMO for either surgical or medical indications.   Duties of new faculty will include patient care, teaching of medical students and residents, and supervision of CRNAs. Opportunities for scholarly effort and clinical research are available and participation in the academic mission of the department is required. Rank is commensurate with experience.   Candidate Qualifications   An M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent with active board certification in Anesthesiology. Board Eligible candidates are also welcome to apply. TEE Certification or the ability to obtain this certification prior to the end of the first year of employment. Ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to start date. Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.   Please address your application to: Gordon H. Morewood, MD, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Temple University School of Medicine, c/o Jessica Vega, Senior Recruiter, Department of Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention. Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.    Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Senior Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1382
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(4/7/2020 9:37 AM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking an Academic Geriatrician to join our growing team. The selected candidate will have outstanding clinical skills, be flexible and have the ability to work independently and collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary staff to build and develop new programs.   Our geriatricians currently provide a comprehensive inpatient consultation service and the group will embark on a new inpatient co-management program at Temple University Hospital this fall. Other potential future initiatives include the establishment of Mobile ACE service, care transition programs, outpatient consultative and primary care geriatric clinics. Training/work experience in these programs is a plus, especially co-management services, as well as experience/training in palliative care.   The position requires a strong interest in teaching including bedside and didactic teaching and resident supervision. Opportunities to participate in research and publication also exist for interested candidates.   Giving our patients access to some of the world’s most advanced therapies – and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible – is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   Applicants should be an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent with board certification or board eligibility in internal medicine and fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine. BC/BE in Geriatric Medicine also required. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.    Please address all applications to: Aroonsiri Howell, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor (https://medicine.temple.edu/aroonsiri-howell), and Karen Lin, MD, MPH, FACP, Section Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, c/o Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Department of Physician / Faculty Recruitment Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu.   Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1380
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 6 months ago(2/26/2020 9:20 AM)
Temple Physicians, Inc. seeks a qualified and committed Family Medicine physician to provide primary and wellness care services at a state of the art Health & Wellness Center for Law Enforcement officers and their families.   In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, pharmaceutical coverage, medical malpractice insurance, paid vacation and disability at group rates, –  Temple Physicians offers a culture of committed care and collegiality, with supportive leadership.   Candidate Qualifications            - M.D. or D.O. with successful completion of an accredited residency training program in Family Medicine - Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Family Medicine - Exceptional communication and customer service skills - Ability to work and flourish in a fast-paced and patient-centric environment - Ability to obtain medical licensure in Pennsylvania. - Proficiency with Epic or EMR - Two+ years’ clinical experience, and familiarity with payer quality incentive initiatives preferred Temple Physicians, Inc. is a multi-specialty group practice in and around Philadelphia that is part of Temple University Health Systems network. Established in 1996, TPI has grown to become one of the largest and most-respected physician organizations in the area consisting of more than 500 employees caring for patients in a broad range of community-based sites. TPI providers practice medicine in a wide range of medical specialties, including: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Bariatric, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Hematology/Oncology, Nephrology, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and Pulmonology.  Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online by clicking on the link above, or via email: Jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   Please address all applications to:  Marc P. Hurowitz, D.O., MBA, FAAFP, Chief Executive Officer Temple Physicians Inc., C/O Jessica Vega, Sr. Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
Job ID
2020-1367
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 6 months ago(2/21/2020 10:04 AM)
The Department of Dermatology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking academically oriented general dermatologists to join its growing faculty.   Temple's Department of Dermatology offers patients with all types of skin conditions some of the latest medical and surgical treatment options, as well as the opportunity to enroll in therapeutic clinical trials. Our dermatologists are leaders in the field and are committed to increasing our understanding of dermatologic diseases through clinical practice and innovative research.  The new faculty member will be responsible for building a robust clinical practice while playing an integral role in the Dermatology Residency program.     We provide a full spectrum of comprehensive dermatology services in a variety of hospital and outpatient settings throughout the Philadelphia region including; Temple’s Health Science Campus, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Fort Washington and Center City. The ideal candidate will have completed an M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. along with training from an ACGME-accredited residency program.  Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible (for graduating residents). Candidate should also have excellent communications skills, commitment towards our multicultural underserved patient population, and a strong interest in teaching, patient care.    Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.  Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.    Procedure for Candidacy   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and current curriculum vita online by clicking on the link above.    Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.   Please address all applications to: Sylvia Hsu, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu    The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1363
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 7 months ago(1/27/2020 8:45 AM)
The Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM) is seeking a fellowship trained Trauma, Critical Care Surgeon to join its team oriented faculty. The successful applicant will provide state-of-the-art care for the critically injured throughout all phases of recovery at Temple University Hospital (TUH), a 746-bed tertiary facility Level I trauma center located adjacent to the Medical School on the Health Science Campus. The new faculty member will also perform general emergency surgery and share equitable on-call call with the group. The hospital is fully committed to providing the highest level of care for its trauma, and surgical critical care patients.  The new faculty member will be expected to make clinical, academic and research contributions to the department.  The Department of Surgery offers potential candidates a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, education, individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members.      Applicants must possess an MD or MD/PhD with active board certification in General Surgery, BE/BC in Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, in possession of or eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and credentials that will quality for a faculty appointment at the minimum level of Assistant/ Associate Professor level.   Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.  Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   Temple's nationally-renowned physicians now offer dozens of powerful new options for patients who, just a few years ago, were considered untreatable. Using sophisticated technologies and personalized treatments, Temple physicians are working to alter the course of serious disease. And in over a dozen research centers at Temple University School of Medicine and Fox Chase Cancer Center, our faculty are speeding the transformation of fundamental scientific discoveries into practical therapies that may one day dramatically improve human health.   Procedure for Candidacy   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita three professional references names/contact information online.   Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.   Please address all applications to: Lars Ola Sjoholm, MD, Chief, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, LKSOM, C/O Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, LKSOM, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu   Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1347
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 7 months ago(1/2/2020 3:45 PM)
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine announces the search for an Associate Director of Blood Bank/Transfusion Medicine.   As an integral part of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, the Transfusion Medicine section oversees a sophisticated and active Transfusion and Therapeutic Apheresis Services. Temple University Hospital is a 746-bed teaching hospital located on Temple University's Health Sciences Center Campus at Broad and Ontario Streets in Philadelphia. The hospital provides patients with ready access to an exceptional group of physicians in every specialty and primary care field. These doctors include the nationally recognized faculty of the Temple University School of Medicine, who are supported by the advanced resources of its major teaching hospital. The hospital has a typical patient unit consisting of 34 beds, 22 operating rooms, and 4 Cardiac Catheterization labs. There is an Active Therapeutic Aphaeresis Service that conducted more than 300 apheresis procedures during fiscal year 2019 due to the increased volumes of transplantation services. The Active Transplant Programs consist of: Heart Transplant, Lung Transplant, Heart & Lung Transplant, Liver Transplant, Renal Transplant, and Bone Marrow Transplant. The responsibility of Transfusion Services extends to affiliated hospitals: Episcopal Campus of TUH (a 118 bed facility located within a short distance from TUH), Jeanes Campus, Shriner's Hospital and Northeastern Ambulatory Care Center. The responsibilities include teaching of medical students, residents and fellows from many disciplines as well as the PGY I through PGY IV pathology residents. In fiscal year 2019 the Blood Bank processed over 25600 type and screens, over 24,800 cross match and over 19500 blood transfusions. The selected candidate will be an MD/DO with active Board Certification in Clinical Pathology or Clinical and Anatomic Pathology with established credentials and an interest in teaching.  Certification in Transfusion Medicine is required.  New fellows who are eligible to sit for certification in transfusion medicine will also be considered. However, they will be expected to complete the certification within the first year of hire.  Experience in therapeutic apheresis and/or blood donor service is preferred. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.     Interested candidates should apply online.   Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu Phone : 215-707-5665.   Candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Job ID
2020-1341