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Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 6 months ago(1/28/2021 2:49 PM)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Section of Rheumatology is accepting CVs from academically oriented Rheumatologists interested in joining an exceptional team to care for diverse range of rheumatology patients in the city of Philadelphia.   In addition to a competitive salary, the position offers: a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching and individual career development; collegiality among faculty members and hospital leadership; and a comprehensive suite of benefits – including health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME, a tuition remission program, disability at group rates, and more.   About Our Rheumatology Program: • 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. • 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. • In addition to above Programs, the Section’s Leadership is open to implement innovative ideas as suggested by the potential Candidates   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.   Job Qualifications: • MD, DO or foreign equivalent; completion of an ACGME accredited residency in Internal Medicine, and ACGME fellowship training in Rheumatology. • Eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Must demonstrate sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the diverse community we serve. • Candidates currently completing their last year of Rheumatology fellowship are welcome to apply. • Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Procedure for Candidacy: Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional references names/contact information online.    Please address all applications to Roberto Caricchio, MD, Professor of Medicine, Section Chief, Rheumatology, C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, 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
2021-1463
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 7 months ago(1/7/2021 4:05 PM)
The Fels Cancer Institute for Personalized Medicine and Temple University School of Medicine invite applications for tenure track positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professor ranks. We seek investigators interested in establishing and maintaining a vigorous, extramurally funded cancer research program in the areas of cancer genomics and epigenomics, cancer biology or experimental therapeutics, with special emphasis on personalized medicine. Existing research programs in The Fels Institute include programs in genetics and epigenetics of cancer, cancer biology, signal transduction, cell growth control, synthetic lethality and developmental biology.   Applicants must possess a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree in a biological discipline, and have demonstrated a potential for excellence in research. Competitive salaries and benefits, start-up funds and laboratory space will be provided.   In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, Temple University actively encourages applications from women and members of all ethnic groups underrepresented in higher education.   For additional information about the institute, please visit the Fels Institute website.    Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Procedure for Candidacy To be considered, please complete an online application by clicking on the link above.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter stating area of expertise and qualifications, synopsis of accomplishments and professional goals, research/teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information including e-mail addresses for three references.   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.   Please address all applications to: Tomasz Skorski, PhD, Director of the Fels Institute; C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.   Confidential inquiries and requests for additional information should be directed to 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
2021-1453
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 8 months ago(11/23/2020 10:48 AM)
Temple Physicians, Inc.(TPI) seeks committed, qualified, full time and part time physicians to join the team and provide patient care at Temple Primary Care practices in the city of Philadelphia and its northern suburbs.   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, – TPI offers a culture of committed care and collegiality, with supportive leadership.   Our Primary Care Physicians provide comprehensive care for the entire family, with providers specializing in both family medicine and general internal medicine. They offer diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic conditions, as well as preventive services, and are supported by a comprehensive staff, including physician assistants, nurses, medical assistants, technicians and office personnel. Our offices are located the northern part of Philadelphia city and surrounding suburbs.   Current opportunities at: • Primary Care Physician at Temple Physicians at Hunting Park   • Temple Fox Chase Internal Medicine  • Temple Physicians at Palmer Park  • Temple Physicians at Lafayette Hill  • Temple Northeast – Family/Internal Medicine  • Temple Comprehensive Health Center at Episcopal Campus    Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or D.O. with successful completion of an accredited ACGME residency training program and board certification/eligibility in Internal Medicine. • Exceptional communication and customer service skills and the ability to work and flourish in a fast-paced and patient-centric environment. • Ability to obtain medical licensure in Pennsylvania.   Temple Physicians, Inc. is a multi-specialty group practice and part of Temple University Health System’s network. Established in 1996, TPI has grown to become one of the largest and most-respected physician organizations in and around Philadelphia, with more than 400 employees caring for patients in a broad range of community-based sites.   TPI physician specialties include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB Gyn, Pediatrics, Bariatric, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Hematology/Oncology, Nephrology, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and Pulmonology.   Submit your CV and cover letter online or via email at Jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   Letter addressed 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
2020-1440
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 9 months ago(11/9/2020 2:56 PM)
Faculty Opportunity- Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery    The Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine seek a B/E internist to join our team. We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups.   Candidates will provide inpatient service for at least 26 weeks from 7 pm to 7 am including weekend coverage.  The position will serve as the attending physician on the uncovered unit and floor service.     Unlike any other academic department in the country, the Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery is comprised of physicians and scientists from a variety of disciplines focused on the treatment of lung disease including pulmonary and critical care medicine, allergy, thoracic surgery, lung transplant surgery, sleep medicine, diagnostic imaging and interventional thoracic radiology, pulmonary pathology and clinical and scientific research and medical education. This unique multi-disciplinary center provides synergy for cutting edge therapies and novel basic and clinical research and educational activities that span the continuum of medical and surgical care of patients with common to rare lung disorders.   Qualified candidates will be a MD, DO, or foreign equivalent with board-eligible or board certified in internal medicine.  Candidates should also have a strong interest in pulmonary/cc medicine and possess academic credentials that will qualify for an academic appointment. Ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of PA prior to start date also required.   Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.   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
2020-1437
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 9 months ago(10/26/2020 12:45 PM)
The Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery seeks Academic Pulmonologists to join our team. We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups.   Unlike any other academic department in the country, the Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery is comprised of physicians and scientists from a variety of disciplines focused on the treatment of lung disease including pulmonary and critical care medicine, allergy, thoracic surgery, lung transplant surgery, sleep medicine, diagnostic imaging and interventional thoracic radiology, pulmonary pathology and clinical and scientific research and medical education. This unique multi-disciplinary center provides synergy for cutting edge therapies and novel basic and clinical research and educational activities that span the continuum of medical and surgical care of patients with common to rare lung disorders.   Opportunities currently exist at the Jeanes Campus of Temple University Hospital and/or other locations throughout our system.   Qualified candidates will be a MD, DO, or foreign equivalent with board-eligible or board certified in pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.   Candidates must also possess academic credentials that will qualify for an academic appointment as an Assistant Professor and have the ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of PA prior to state date.   Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online.  Please address all applications to: Gerard J. Criner, MD, Chairperson, Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: julie.brissett@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
2020-1432
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 9 months ago(10/23/2020 9:26 AM)
Temple Health is currently seeking a BE/BC Abdominal Radiologist to join its growing Department of Radiology in Philadelphia, PA. We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of Philadelphia’s Leading Academic Medical Centers, which is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. The abdominal imager will join a team of about 40 faculty members and will contribute predominately in the abdominal imaging section consisting of Body MRI, CT, US and fluoro. Our faculty/physicians practice at Temple University Hospital (TUH); Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC,) one of only 50 NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country; Temple’s Jeanes Hospital Campus, our community outpost; and the Northeastern Campus. Our faculty have the flexibility to practice at multiple campuses/sites and also remotely with supplied home PACS work stations on a reoccurring basis. Our facilities house all new CT scanners including DE GE Revolution and 128 GE scanners (4 CTs at TUH, one each at NEC and Episcopal and 2 at Jeanes); 3 MRI at TUH (two 1.5 T and one 3T,) one MRI at NEC, and one at Jeanes. Fox Chase Cancer Center has 2 CT scanners one of which is currently being replaced with a state of the art GE machine, 2.5 MRIs, one 1.5 T, and one 3 T units. Our two radiology residency programs have a total of 26 trainees (16 diagnostic and 10 interventional/ diagnostic,) and 12 to 15 medical students are assigned to radiology rotations each month. These clinical rotations are bolstered by two daily lectures. Excellent opportunities exist for engagement in research and scholarly activity. Our team regularly presents at national meetings with our motivated residents. There also is great opportunity for faculty development whether this be through Temple Leadership Academy, or participation in numerous opportunities to enhance your experience. The Kozera Teaching academy offers a great curriculum on how to become better and innovative teachers, and similar curriculums. We are currently developing a “How to get started in Research Curriculum” for those motivated to do so. Our radiologists enjoy working collegially with our referring faculty including the Thoracic Medicine Institute. Together they form the top lung transplant program in the country several years running. We have several faculty annually selected as Top Docs in Philadelphia Magazine by Castle and Connelly. Applicants must possess an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent with board certification or board eligibility in radiology and fellowship training in abdominal imaging. Subspecialty fellowship training in one facet of abdominal imaging will also be considered including MRI fellowship, cross sectional fellowships and ultrasound training. Expertise in MRI or US and 4+ years’ experience preferred, but not required. Applicants with specific interest in Oncologic Body Imaging are encouraged to apply. Candidates must obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to the commencement of employment. A robust compensation and benefits package is offered including: sign on bonus, productivity incentive, health, dental, vision, life, medical malpractice w/tail, paid vacation, CME, disability, and more! Rank and compensation commensurate with experience. Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference names/contact information online. Please address your application to Gary Cohen, MD, Professor and 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. 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. 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
2020-1430
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 10 months ago(9/29/2020 3:22 PM)
The Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified applicants with a background and experience in General Internal Medicine for full time faculty position(s). We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. The mission of the Section of General Internal Medicine at LKSOM at Temple University is to provide excellence in patient care, education and research. Our General Internal Medicine faculty provide comprehensive, patient-centered care to our patients in outpatient primary care settings, while teaching the fundamentals of general internal medicine to the health care providers of the future. Members of the Section of General Internal Medicine also play key roles in the care of patients with HIV and hepatitis C. Faculty are involved in numerous innovative educational and research programs in areas such as clinical skills training, physician-patient communications, ambulatory medical education and clinical trials. Currently there are 24 full-time faculty whose interests include medical education, obesity, HIV, integrative medicine, social determinants of health, trauma-informed care, medication-assisted therapies, palliative care and geriatrics. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates must be an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent and must have completed an accredited residency in internal medicine prior to their start date. Ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is also required prior to the beginning of employment. Active board certification or board eligibility in Internal Medicine also required. Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference 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: Lawrence Kaplan, MD FACP, Interim Section Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, c/o Jessica Vega, Senior Recruiter, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, Medical Research Building Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, 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
2020-1420
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 year 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. We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups.   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: • The successful candidate will be an MD, DO or foreign equivalent 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.   Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference 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: 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 1 year ago(7/30/2020 1:45 PM)
The Department of Neurology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is accepting applications from fellowship trained Stroke/Vascular Neurologists interested in joining a newly appointed Stroke Services Director within a rapidly expanding program in the role of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.    In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits – including a generous 403b retirement match, health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME, 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; • a predictable schedule with flexibility to create your own areas of focus within the program; and • the opportunity to influence the development of the service line during a period of rapid growth.   The Temple University Stroke program is a Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center that participates in the Get With The Guidelines Stroke Program and has consistently achieved Gold Plus and Target Stroke Honor Roll Elite status. It has an active program of clinical trials though its affiliation with STOKENET (NIH funded). The Stroke Service sees 800-1000 cerebrovascular related admissions per year; the formal stroke prevention clinic uses evidenced based guidelines for risk factor modification; and a Telestroke/Telemedicine network for acute stroke consults provides coverage to neighboring community and rural hospitals.   The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the Philadelphia region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. The mission-driven culture, state-of-the-art diagnostic center, and wide range of clinical trials and basic science/translational research, provide a wide range of advanced treatment options for 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.   Candidate Qualifications: • M.D./ D.O. 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. • Academic rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online or via email at jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Attn: Paul Katz, MD, Chair of Neurology, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.   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 1 year ago(7/24/2020 12:29 PM)
Department of Medicine GIM Section/HIV Specialty Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine   General Internal Medicine Physician Opportunity for Temple’s Comprehensive HIV Program- Join our phenomenal team in Philadelphia!   Summary of Opportunity   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Department of Medicine at Temple University is currently accepting Internal Medicine physician applications and nominations for the role of Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine within Temple’s General Internal Medicine Comprehensive HIV Program.   This position provides an excellent opportunity for an internal medicine physician interested in gaining HIV expertise within the primary care setting, while developing competencies in medication assisted treatment and Hepatitis C treatment. Previous HIV experience not required.   The Section of General Internal Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine has a mission to provide excellence in patient care, education and research. Our 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, palliative care, and geriatrics.   The Temple GIM 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.   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.   Benefit Highlights/Summary • Generous Vacation, Holiday, Sick and CME Time • CME Stipend & Allowance • Health Insurance (Independence Blue Cross), Delta Dental and Vision • Tuition Remission • 403b – defined contribution with generous employer match • Paid malpractice insurance, and more! Candidate Qualifications • M.D. or D.O. with active Board Certification or Eligibility in Internal Medicine. • Eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • 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. • Steadfast commitment to support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients. • Linguistic competence in Spanish preferred but not required   We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.   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 apply online.   Please address all applications to: Lawrence Kaplan, MD FACP, Interim 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   Take a scrolling tour of Temple at https://bit.ly/3upogP8   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 1 year 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). We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups.   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.   Diversity Statement Located in the heart of an economically distressed and diverse urban area, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, we will address issues to promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. We recognize that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals’ race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff. We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.  For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   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 1 month ago(7/6/2021 4:08 PM)
The Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking a cardiovascular surgeon to join one of the busiest centers in the US in thoracic transplants, mechanical circulatory support and pulmonary thromboendarterectomy surgery.  Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient and outpatient care in cardiac surgery service, rounding in the ICU and other inpatient units, organ procurement, heart and lung transplants and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), left ventricular assist device (LVAD) and a wide variety of cardiothoracic and vascular surgical procedures.    The Division has experienced significant clinical growth in all subspecialty areas over the past several years, and continues to expand its services regionally and nationally. The program performs 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.  The new faculty member will have exposure to the Division’s busy thoracic transplant programs and will benefit from the mentorship of the experienced and accomplished faculty. The Department of Surgery 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.   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.    Applicants must possess an M.D. or D.O or foreign equivalent. Preference will be given to candidates that have trained in an ACGME accredited Cardiovascular or Cardiothoracic Fellowship program. Eligibility for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required prior to start date.  Appointment will be commensurate with experience, training and teaching activities. Possibilities exist at both the Instructor and Assistant Professor Level however; appointment at the Assistant Professor level is preferred.   Interested candidates should apply online.    Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Michael Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu; phone: 215-707-5666.    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
2020-1360
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 years ago(9/30/2019 11:06 AM)
Temple Physicians, Inc.(TPI) seeks committed, qualified, full time and part time physicians to join the team and provide patient care at Temple Primary Care practices in the city of Philadelphia and its northern suburbs.   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, – TPI offers a culture of committed care and collegiality, with supportive leadership.   Our Primary Care Physicians provide comprehensive care for the entire family, with providers specializing in both family medicine and general internal medicine. They offer diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic conditions, as well as preventive services, and are supported by a comprehensive staff, including physician assistants, nurses, medical assistants, technicians and office personnel. Our offices are located the northern part of Philadelphia city and surrounding suburbs.   Current opportunities at: • Primary Care Physician at Temple Physicians at Hunting Park   • Temple Physicians at Palmer Park  • Temple Northeast – Family/Internal Medicine  • Temple Comprehensive Health Center at Episcopal Campus  Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or D.O. with successful completion of an accredited ACGME residency training program and board certification/eligibility in Family Medicine. • Exceptional communication and customer service skills and the ability to work and flourish in a fast-paced and patient-centric environment. • Ability to obtain medical licensure in Pennsylvania.   Temple Physicians, Inc. is a multi-specialty group practice and part of Temple University Health System’s network. Established in 1996, TPI has grown to become one of the largest and most-respected physician organizations in and around Philadelphia, with more than 400 employees caring for patients in a broad range of community-based sites.   TPI physician specialties include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB Gyn, Pediatrics, Bariatric, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Hematology/Oncology, Nephrology, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and Pulmonology.   Submit your CV and cover letter online or via email at Jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu   Letter addressed 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
2019-1317