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Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/4/2021 9:43 AM)
Academic Psychiatrists / Faculty Opportunities- Philadelphia, PA Addiction Psychiatry, Inpatient, C/L, Child& Adolescent   The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is expanding and seeks qualified candidates for a full time faculty positions. We are especially interested in speaking with candidates with interest in Addiction Psychiatry, Inpatient Psychiatry, Consult Liaison Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.    We serve patients with a wide variety of psychiatric disorders and our faculty work with a talented group of psychologists, registered nurses, behavioral health therapists and social workers to provide both long term and short term adult psychiatric services for Temple University Health System.   Our services include: - 118-bed Inpatient Behavioral Health Program for both intensive treatment of patients with co-existing disorders of mental illness and substance abuse and for patients with a primary psychiatric diagnosis. - Forty-four beds are dedicated to extended acute inpatient care. - Full service Crisis Response Center. The crisis response center is the busiest emergency psychiatry service in Philadelphia. - Outpatient Psychiatry Practice where we evaluate and treats patients from the community for a full range of services from, twice-weekly 60 minute psychotherapy to brief monthly medication management. - Consultation-Liaison Service which provides both inpatient and outpatient services at multiple Temple University Hospital campuses. - An Outpatient Psychosomatic Medicine Clinic offering a holistic approach to the identification and management of psychosomatic disorders.   Temple has a thriving residency program and we recently expanded our educational programs by adding four new faculty members with expertise in substance abuse, child and adolescent psychiatry, consultation and liaison and forensic psychiatry. To learn more about our psychiatry residency please visit: https://bit.ly/39i2Ta9   The Department is also involved in collaborative, multidisciplinary research efforts throughout Lewis Katz School of Medicine. Our faculty positions require a strong interest in teaching including bedside and didactic teaching and resident supervision. An interest in publishing or participating in research is preferred but not required.   Applicants should be an M.D. or D.O. with psychiatry board certification or board eligibility. Candidates with subspecialty interest and fellowship training also welcome to apply.   Physicians who are board eligible will be expected to complete their boards in psychiatry within the first two years of hire. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of PA prior to start date is also required.   Interested candidates should apply online.   Please address all applications to: Dr. Jessica Kovach, Interim Chairperson, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician Recruitment, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: Julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 215-707-5665 Fax: 215-707-9452   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
2021-1513
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(6/2/2021 10:25 AM)
Professional Specifications Alzheimer’s Center at Temple (ACT)  Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine   The Alzheimer’s Center at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking an outstanding scientist for a non-tenure-track (NTT) faculty position at the Instructor, or Assistant Professor level whose research program investigates molecular and cellular mechanisms relevant to the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease and related neurodegenerative disorders.   Qualified applicants will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: 1) cellular and molecular biology; 2) gene editing; 3) development and implementation of pre-clinical models; 4) neurobiology of lipids and phospholipids.  Applicants should have a proven track record of consistent publications and funding in these areas. Successful candidates should have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD degree, and a strong academic record in neurobiology and/or neuroscience with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s and related neurodegenerative diseases.    The Alzheimer’s Center at Temple occupies space in the Medical Education and Research Building, a new state-of-the-art building fully dedicated to basic and clinical research and medical education.  This position will complement and synergize with ongoing basic and clinical research programs within the Departments of Pharmacology, Neurology, Neuroscience and Medicine.              Interested candidates should submit their applications including curriculum vitae and letter of interest to: Domenico Praticò, M.D., Director Alzheimer’s Center At Temple, C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, 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
2021-1512
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/19/2021 1:41 PM)
Cardiovascular Surgeon for Growing Division Department of Surgery Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine Cardiovascular Surgeon for Growing Division Leading Academic Medical Center Temple Health Philadelphia, PA   The Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking a cardiovascular surgeon whose clinical expertise includes the full spectrum of cardiothoracic surgical procedures to include coronary procedures, valve procedures, aortic procedures, and others. Ideal candidate will possess special interest in aortic surgery including TEVAR (Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair) and open aortic surgery.   Clinical responsibilities include the development of a TEVAR and open aortic surgery program to include thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection, and other complex thoracic aortic disease; collaborating with the Chief of Vascular Surgery to develop a comprehensive Temple Aortic Center; the full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services in cardiothoracic surgery, including coronary surgery, surgical and transcatheter valve procedures, arrhythmia surgery, and others.   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 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.   Credentials should include board certification in thoracic surgery by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery or foreign equivalent, and be eligible for a Pennsylvania Medical License.   Appointment as Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Surgery at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University will be commensurate with experience, training and teaching activities.   Procedure for Candidacy To be considered, please complete the online application.   Application materials should include a current curriculum vita and cover letter stating your area of expertise and qualifications. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.   Please address your application to:   Yoshiya Toyoda, MD, PhD, William Maul Measey Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery., C/O Michael Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu , Phone: 215-707-5666, Fax: 215-707-9452.   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.   Take a scrolling tour of Temple: https://www.templehealthtour.com   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
2021-1506
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/19/2021 9:11 AM)
Department of Family & Community Medicine Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Temple University - School of Medicine   Title: Develop an integrated Sports Medicine program for Division I Athletics Program and Family Medicine Residency   Outstanding Family & Sports Medicine Faculty Opportunity at Leading Academic Medical Center Temple Health Philadelphia, PA   Summary of Opportunity   The Department of Family & Community Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates for the role of Assistant Professor of Family and Sports Medicine. • Expand the Sport Medicine Service Line to areas within Temple University and Temple Health to include, Temple Faculty Physicians, Temple University Health System, Campus Health Services and Temple Athletics. • Serve as Lead Team Physician for Temple University Athletics to include role of NCAA Health Care Administrator. • Act as supervising physician for Temple University athletic training staff, graduate assistants and students. • Provide oversight and development of policies and procedures to foster organizational growth in accordance with local and national standards of care. • Maintain an active clinical schedule within the Family Medicine Residency program to provide patient care to meet demands of patient access. • Collaborate in the development of the sports medicine program within the Department of Family & Community Medicine. • Function as the team physician and director of athletic medicine for Division I athletics within Temple University.   The Department of Family and Community Medicine is an ACGME-approved 6/6/6 Residency Program that serves a major educational role in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University with involvement in each of the four years of the curriculum. We also maintain a clinical practice on the Temple University Health Sciences Campus and participate in clinical and educational research. Additionally, our 6 faculty members are involved in several community outreach programs within the North Philadelphia area.   Our overall goal is to educate medical students, residents, and physicians to work in today's dynamic healthcare environment. This requires an understanding of how psychosocial issues influence health, a sensitivity to the needs of both patients and communities, and attention to the economics of health care delivery.   Candidate Qualifications • An M.D. or D.O. with active board certification in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine • Possess academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. • In possession of or eligible to receive and unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients. • 5 years of experience in a ACGME accredited Family Medicine Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship as Fellowship Director, Program Director or Assistant Program Director preferred. • 5 years of supervisory, management or leadership experience with exemplified excellence of emotional intelligence and verbal/written communication skills. • Demonstrated ability to create and foster positive relationships with stakeholders, including patients, community, healthcare providers, support staff and administrators. • Current knowledge/experience in areas of crisis management, emergency preparedness, national issues, industry trends, best practice standards of primary healthcare, health/wellness, college health, sport medicine and health insurance related to NCAA athletics.   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   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 its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy To be considered, please complete the online application.   Application materials should include a current curriculum vita and cover letter stating your area of expertise and qualifications. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.   Please address your application to:   David O’Gurek, MD, Associate Professor, Family & Community Medicine, C/O William Mawhinney, Sr. Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: William.mawhinney@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 267-454-1996 Fax: 215-707-9452   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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.   Take a scrolling tour of Temple Health here.   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
2021-1505
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/10/2021 3:07 PM)
    Department of Surgery Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine     Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Growing Gender Affirmation Surgery Program Temple Health Philadelphia, PA    The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is positioned for growth and seeks a dynamic individual to join this collegial group.  The ideal candidate will have a strong interest and background in gender affirmation surgery and will play an integral role in further developing the multidisciplinary program at Temple University Hospital by offering the entire spectrum of surgical options to its patient population.  Leadership opportunity available for qualified candidates.   The Gender Affirming Surgery (GAS) program was started at Temple University in 2018 and continues to be the preeminent program in the region.  It boasts a close working relationship across a broad multidisciplinary team including professionals in psychiatry, urology, plastic surgery, social work, behavioral health, internal medicine, and other core specialties.  Patients are supported by a clinical coordinator to help guide them through the process from start to finish.  There are existing/established relationships with critical members and organizations in the community that focus on LGBTQ-related issues which help to provide growth opportunities for the program.  Temple University Hospital has led the way in helping to overcome obstacles to the care of the LGBTQ community and remains a strong partner in the community to address their needs.  The hospital stands ready and committed to support the potential candidate in building upon these established relationships to grow the program in scope and volume.  A dedicated midlevel provider will support the candidate in the care of the patients.  The hospital is committed to the providing access to the candidate to resources needed to ensure the successful growth of the practice and to achieve the highest standards in patient related outcomes. In addition to these resources, the candidate will be supported by Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellows in training.  There is additional opportunity to offer a GAS fellowship in the future at such time that the clinical volumes and experience can satisfy the requirements of such a fellowship.  This is an incredible opportunity of a candidate with interest GAS to walk into an already established program with the fundamentals and resources already in place.   The mission of the Division continues to focus on excellence in patient care, medical education, while allowing for personal and professional growth.  The Division also supports two independent plastic surgery residents per year as part of its three-year independent training program, and the candidate should have an active interest in resident teaching and education.  In addition, scholarly activity in the form of peer reviewed publications, presentations at regional and national meetings, involvement with local and national societies, and other scholarly activity is encouraged.  The candidate will be supported and have mentorship available within a strong Department of Surgery.   Successful candidates will be academically oriented and have a strong interest in clinical research, medical education and growing a strong clinical practice.  Training in an ACGME accredited plastic surgery residency program, active board certification in general surgery, BE/BC in plastic surgery and academic credentials that will support a faculty appointment at a minimum level of Assistant Professor is 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 its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.    Procedure for Candidacy   Application materials should include a current curriculum and personal statement summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.                                                                                                                                           Please address your application to:   Sameer A. Patel, MD, Associate Professor Surgery, Division Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, LKSOM, , C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu , Phone: 215-707-5666.   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. Take a scrolling tour of TempleHere   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
2021-1504
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/6/2021 4:03 PM)
Department of Dermatology Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine   Exciting Dermatology Faculty Opportunity at Temple Health, Leading Academic Medical Center in Philadelphia!   Summary of Opportunity   The Department of Dermatology at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking an energized and committed Dermatologist to join their thriving academic practice in Philadelphia. The new faculty member will be responsible for building a robust clinical practice while playing an integral role within the Dermatology Residency program. Subspecialty interests welcome, rank commensurate with experience, and leadership opportunities available for qualified candidates.   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. Providing 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.   Candidate Qualifications • M.D. with active board certification or board eligibility in Dermatology. • Training from an ACGME-accredited residency program. • Academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the appropriate rank. • Possession of or eligibility to receive an unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Excellent communications skills • Strong interest in teaching, and patient care. • Steadfast commitment to care for our multicultural underserved patient population, and to support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients.   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!   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 its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy To be considered, please apply online.    Interested candidates should submit 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.   Please address your application to:  Sylvia Hsu, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, C/O Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, 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 Fax: 215-707-9452 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. 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
2021-1503
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/6/2021 1:37 PM)
Cardiology-Heart Failure-Transplantation Department of Medicine Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine Cardiology HF/TX Faculty Opportunity at Leading Academic Medical Center Temple Health Philadelphia, PA   Summary of Opportunity   The Department of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine is actively recruiting an additional fellowship trained cardiologist who possesses clinical expertise in heart failure and transplantation. Qualified applicants will have a proven record of research, teaching, and clinical distinction. Temple’s Heart and Vascular Institute (THVI) has a long history of clinical excellence, particularly in heart failure management, bi-ventricular mechanical support and cardiac transplantation. It offers a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching, individual career development, and collegiality among faculty members. Temple is a pioneering heart transplant program with over 1000 transplants performed. Temple offers a collegial working relationship with a dedicated team of Heart Failure, Transplant, VAD/PH cardiologists and surgeons. The Heart Failure program includes a subsection in infiltrative cardiomyopathies, CardioOncology, Heart Failure with preserved EF, Disease management and CardioMEM. The program also has a dedicated support team of HF, Transplant and MCS nurses and coordinators. Our faculty members have broad research interest in outcomes, basic sciences, and clinical trials. The new faculty member will provide inpatient and outpatient clinical Heart Failure services at the Main and Jeanes campus of Temple University Hospital, including congestive heart failure transplant and mechanical circulatory support. Successful candidates must possess and MD or DO, will be BC in cardiology and board certified or board eligible in Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant. Candidates must have academic credentials that will qualify for a faculty appointment at the minimum level of Assistant Professor and be in possession of or be eligible to receive an unrestricted Pennsylvania State Medical License. Both graduating fellows and practicing physicians are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to qualified applicants with a minimum of 2-3 years of experience.   Temple Heart & Vascular Institute (THVI) https://heart.templehealth.org/   The THVI is a physician led, patient focused institute built upon Temple Health’s excellent long-term reputation for heart and vascular clinical care, research and education. At the core of THVI is an integrated approach that encourages collaboration between care providers in order to improve patient experience, outcomes, and value across the spectrum of prevention, diagnosis, intervention, and rehabilitation of cardiovascular disease. THVI continues to build upon the strengths inherent in an institute model while maintaining the advantages conferred as an academic and research healthcare entity.   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   To be considered, please complete the online application.   Interested candidates should submit current curriculum vita and personal statement 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. Only complete applications will be considered. 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.   Eman A. Hamad, MD, FACC, FHFSA, Director, Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Program, Temple University Hospital, C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 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
2021-1502
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/5/2021 2:32 PM)
Position Summary   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) and Temple University Health System invite applications and candidate nominations for the roles of Division Chief, Colorectal Surgery at Temple University Hospital, and System Chief, Colorectal Surgery at Temple University Health System. This is an exciting 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.   Reporting to the Chair and Chief of Surgery of LKSOM and TUHS, the Chief will be responsible for providing strategic direction and effective leadership to the Division while creating an environment that enhances excellence in clinical service, education and academic development; driving the integration of Division services across the health system; pursuing opportunities for practice growth through enhancement of existing programs and development of new services; monitoring and consistently working to improve clinical quality; developing productive key hospital and strategic relationships to identify business development opportunities and facilitating effective market strategies; overseeing all Division activities, including recruitment, mentoring and evaluation; and supporting and promulgating teamwork and diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients.   The incoming Chief will join a large, academic practice in the Department of Surgery at Temple University Hospital (TUH) and our NCI designated comprehensive cancer center at Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC). The ideal candidate will promote the department’s culture of collegiality and teamwork while leading, managing and developing the division to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities across the system. Candidates must have a documented record of academic accomplishments, strong interest in clinical research and medical education, and be knowledgeable on external trends and opportunities. Clinical responsibilities will be shared between TUH and FCCC as Temple Health continues to integrate its cancer program across the health system. Successful candidates should have clinical expertise in anorectal, laparoscopic, open surgery, robotic surgery and be an experienced colonoscopist. It is strongly preferred that the new chief will have proven leadership in areas contributing to diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as a commitment to advancing these principles within the division and the school.   Candidates must possess an M.D. with active board certification both in Colon and Rectal Surgery and General Surgery. Credentials that qualify for a faculty appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level is preferred. Candidates should also be active participants in national organizations and committees and be eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. All candidates must have the ability to lead and work cooperatively within a diverse environment. Procedure for Candidacy   To be considered, please complete the online application. Application materials should include the following: a cover letter stating your area of expertise and qualifications, synopsis of accomplishments and professional goals, research/teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.   Please address your application to: Thomas Santora, MD, Professor and Interim Chair Department of Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple Faculty Practice Plan.   Confidential inquiries and candidate nominations should be directed to Michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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
2021-1498
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/30/2021 2:12 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. We are particularly interested in dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups.   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.   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. 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.  
Job ID
2021-1496
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/30/2021 10:50 AM)
Department of Anesthesiology Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine Take a scrolling tour of Temple Here General Anesthesiologist– Temple Health – Philadelphia, PA   The Department of Anesthesiology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates for several outstanding Faculty Opportunities at one of Philadelphia's leading and fastest growing academic medical centers.   Position Specifics • Busy inpatient and outpatient procedural anesthetic service • Resident / CRNA supervision 85%, Own cases 15% • Anesthetic support to 63 locations daily across three campuses – Temple University Hospital, Temple-Jeanes Campus and Fox Chase Cancer Center • Case mix includes: trauma, vascular, transplants, orthopedic and neurosurgical cases • Support the region’s busiest lung transplant program and the largest PTE referral center in the Eastern US! • Participate in bedside teaching / didactics / simulations for residents and medical students • Opportunities to conduct clinical research   Candidate Qualifications • M.D., D.O. or Foreign equivalent • Academic credentials suitable to the faculty appointment sought – positions available for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Professor • In possession of or eligible to receive and unrestricted medical license for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Anesthesiology. Completion of an ACGME approved residency in Anesthesiology. Candidates in final year of training may apply. • Support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients. • Level 1 Trauma Center experience preferred.   Benefit Highlights/Summary - Add info specific to benefits • 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   Temple Health, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Giving its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy   To be considered, please complete an online application.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and three professional references to the address below. Personal statements summarizing career goals and objectives are strongly encouraged.   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until these positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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. Gordon Morewood, MD, Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, C/O William Mawhinney, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: william.mawhinney@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 267-454-1996 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
2021-1495
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/29/2021 4:07 PM)
Temple Physicians Incorporated/ReadyCare - Urgent Care Opportunity Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.templereadycare.com   Temple Physicians, Inc.(TPI) is currently accepting CVs for an exciting full time urgent care opportunity within one of its Temple ReadyCare facilities in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia. Moonlighting opportunities are also available. 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 Urgent Care Physicians provide urgent care, occupational and general medical services – including the treatment of episodic disease and injury care, as well as procedures such as laceration repair, splinting, and ear lavage, physicals, care of the injured worker, DOT physicals, and select immunizations. They see patients of all ages in state-of-the-art facilities located in the city (Northeast Philadelphia,) or in the suburbs (such as Jenkintown.) Facilities are equipped with EKGs, x-rays, on-site laboratories and durable medical equipment. ACLS certification required Candidate Qualifications: • M.D. or D.O. with successful completion of an accredited ACGME residency training program and board certification/eligibility in: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Med/Peds, or Urgent Care. • 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
2021-1493
Job Locations US-PA-Elkins Park
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/29/2021 9:04 AM)
Temple Physicians Inc. – Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.templereadycare.com   Temple Physicians, Inc.(TPI) is currently accepting CVs from Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners with a minimum of 1-year experience within a primary care setting, for an exceptional full time opportunity at their beautiful Elkins Park practice located within the Salus University campus in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia. 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. Enjoy the beautiful location, large exam rooms, designated office space, free parking, light call schedule, and no weekends. Our Primary Care Practices 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. 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
2021-1491
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/27/2021 3:35 PM)
Department of Anesthesiology Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Tour Temple Health   Critical Care Anesthesiologists – Temple Health – Philadelphia, PA   The Department of Anesthesiology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates for several outstanding Faculty Opportunities at one of Philadelphia's leading and fastest growing academic medical centers.   Position Specifics • Busy inpatient and outpatient procedural anesthetic service • Resident / CRNA supervision 85%, Own cases 15% • Anesthetic support to 63 locations daily across three campuses – Temple University Hospital, Temple-Jeanes Campus and Fox Chase Cancer Center • Case mix includes: trauma, vascular, transplants, orthopedic and neurosurgical cases • Large volume of complex cardiac cases, including the region’s busiest lung transplant program and the largest PTE referral center in the Eastern US • Critical Care coverage for the Neurosurgical and Trauma / Surgical ICU • Participate in bedside teaching / didactics / simulations for residents and medical students • Opportunities to conduct clinical research   Candidate Qualifications • M.D., D.O. or Foreign equivalent • Academic credentials suitable to the faculty appointment sought – positions available for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Professor • In possession of or eligible to receive and unrestricted medical license for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Anesthesiology. Completion of an ACGME approved fellowship in Critical Care Medicine or Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia.   Candidates in final year of training may apply. • Support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients. • Level 1 Trauma Center experience preferred.   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   Temple Health, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Giving its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought i   impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy   To be considered, please complete an online application by applying online.   Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and three professional references to the address below. Personal statements summarizing career goals and objectives are strongly encouraged.   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until these positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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.   Gordon Morewood, MD, Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, C/O William Mawhinney, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: william.mawhinney@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 267-454-1996   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
2021-1490
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/26/2021 8:48 AM)
Division Director, General OB/GYN Temple Health Philadelphia, Pennsylvania www.temple.edu/medicine   The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Temple University Health System currently seeks qualified candidates for the role of Division Director of General Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences. This is an excellent 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.   Reporting to the Chair of OB/GYN, the Division Director will be responsible for guiding a growing general OB/GYN service, as well as providing care in general gynecology and obstetrics. The Division Director will oversee the clinical, research and teaching activities of the members of the Division and develop protocols and implement patient safety and quality improvement activities. In addition, the Director will monitor the quality and efficiency of the medical care provided by the Division. The Division Director will monitor outcome metrics that can be compared to national benchmarks.   Assuring that the Division provides excellent care with the best outcomes is a priority. The Division Director will participate in appropriate departmental, medical school, hospital and health system committees, assist the department chair with faculty recruitment and retention, and promote a collegial and satisfying work environment. The Director will also serve as a mentor to junior faculty and be actively involved in the education of OB/GYN residents and medical students. The Division Director is expected to guide and mentor residents on their required clinical research projects. The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences employs approximately 30 MDs or MD/PhDs plus supporting administrative, nursing and research staff. There are five clinical divisions including General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology), Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynecologic Oncology. The department supports 25 residents and currently sees patients at Temple University Hospital and at satellite offices at TUH – Episcopal Campus, Elkins Park, TUH – Northeastern Campus, TUH – Jeanes Campus, and in the Roxborough, Center City and Bustleton neighborhoods. The ideal candidate will possess an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent and board certification by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Applicants who qualify for a faculty appointment at the rank of Associate Professor are strongly preferred. Applicants must also be able to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of PA prior to their start date. Giving our patients access to some of the world’s most advanced therapies – and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible – in the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and cv online.   Please address your application to: Enrique Hernandez, MD, Chairman, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention. 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
2021-1488
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/23/2021 1:32 PM)
The Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) is seeking a transformative leader for the roles of Chief, Section of Thoracic Surgery and Thoracic Surgeon-In-Chief at Temple Health. Preference will be given to innovative, strategic thinkers who are widely known and respected for their thoracic surgical skills and who have demonstrated leadership, program development, collaboration, and administrative abilities.   The Chief will lead, manage, and further develop the Thoracic Surgery program throughout Temple Health to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in the tripartite mission of patient care, education, and research.   In this role, the chief will be expected to extend the range of current services in thoracic surgery for the diagnosis and surgical treatment of benign and malignant thoracic disorders (diagnostic biopsy, curative excision of tumors of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, plication, and pacemaker treatment of diaphragm dysfunction, tracheomalacia, pleural space surgical therapies, lung volume reduction surgery, foregut surgical treatments). Extension of the current thoracic robotic surgical programs is also a key area of focus for programmatic growth. The successful candidate will be fully prepared by experience and training to collaboratively establish ambitious programmatic goals and support those involved in a comprehensive effort to achieve those goals. Lastly, the successful candidate must have proven leadership skills in areas contributing to diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as a commitment to advancing these principles within the department and the school.   The Thoracic Surgery Department resides within the Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery (TMS) at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine - an innovative multidisciplinary academic service line of medical professions dedicated to the medical and surgical treatment of patients with thoracic disorders.   The Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery (TMS) was founded seven years ago based on a comprehensive strategic plan to create one of the top programs in the U.S for the medical and surgical management of pulmonary and critical care medicine disorders. The mission of the Department of TMS is to provide superb patient care, and cutting edge research and education in pulmonary, thoracic and critical care disorders. The department currently has clinical and research expertise in a broad range of respiratory diseases including asthma, COPD, interstitial lung diseases, lung cancer, sleep disorders, lung transplantation, critical care medicine, acute and chronic respiratory failure, pulmonary hypertension, sarcoidosis, foregut disorders, cough and unexplained dyspnea. For over 30 years, the department has remained at the forefront of the field in the Tristate region, and has trained leaders in medical care, research, and education.   The department is currently comprised of over 50 physicians and scientists from a variety of disciplines focused on the medical and surgical care of pulmonary and critically ill patients, who integrate novel research and educational activities centered on the care of this complex patient population.   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 its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.   Candidates must possess an M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active board certification by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery; credentials that will support a faculty appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor is preferred. Candidates will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong interpersonal, organizational and problem-solving skills, and a deep commitment to diversity and inclusivity. Lastly, candidates should be active participants in specialty organizations/committees at the national and international levels and have the ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. To be considered, please complete the online application. Application materials should include the following: a cover letter stating your area of expertise and qualifications, synopsis of accomplishments and professional goals, research/teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.   Please address your application to:   Yoshiya Toyoda, MD, Search Committee Chairperson, Professor, Surgery and William Maul Measey Chair, Surgery and Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple Faculty Practice Plan.   Confidential inquiries and candidate nominations should be directed to Michael.Lester@tuhs.temple.edu   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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
2021-1487
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(4/15/2021 12:38 PM)
The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Temple University Health System seek an Associate Director of Clinical Chemistry.   Our Clinical Chemistry Laboratory supports services that extend over five hospital campuses, and multiple point-of-care testing locations. The Associate Director will work with the Director to provide regulatory oversight at the different campuses and provide a visible leadership presence. The position also requires a strong interest in teaching and resident supervision. Opportunities also exist for engagement in research for interested applicants.   This is an excellent 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. Applicants must possess an MD, DO, foreign equivalent with active board certification in Clinical Pathology or be a PhD. with active board certification from the American Board of Clinical Chemistry (ABCC), the National Registry of Clinical Chemists (NRCC) or the American Board of Bioanalysis (ABB).Candidates with 2-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting and familiarity with CLIA and CAP regulations are strongly preferred.   Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.   Interested candidates should apply online.   Please address your application to Yuri Persidsky, MD, PhD. Professor and Chair, Dept. of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine. 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
2021-1484
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 months ago(3/25/2021 9:10 AM)
The Department of Neurosurgery is seeking an experienced neurosurgeon (fellowship trained in functional neurosurgery) to join this growing department at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM) as the Director of Functional Neurosurgery. The selected individual will join a robust, academic practice. The clinical responsibilities include inpatient and outpatient care. The successful candidate will be board certified in neurosurgery and have academic credentials that qualify for a faculty appointment at the rank of Associate Professor. We are particularly interested in candidates who have strong record of patient care, research and scholarly activity   Successful candidates will have 5-7 years’ clinical expertise in functional neurosurgery specializing in highly focused neuromodulation, stereotactic radiosurgery techniques, the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy, spasticity, chronic pain syndromes and general neurosurgical pathology. The incumbent will be recognized as a respected academic neurosurgeon with a distinguished record of research, teaching, and will be expected to build and grow a functional neurosurgical program at Temple.   The Neurosciences Center at Temple University Hospital is one of the Philadelphia region's best facilities for the treatment of neurological disorders. A highly skilled and compassionate neurology and neurosurgery staff plus a state-of-the-art diagnostic center means access to advanced treatment options for patients with neurological disorders. At Temple, we possess the knowledge and tools to manage even the most challenging conditions. 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 to diagnose and develop individualized treatment plans for the full range of neurological problems.   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. This is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.   Procedure for Candidacy   Interested candidates should apply online. Please submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.   Michael Weaver, M.D., Chairperson, Department of Neurosurgery, C/O Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu Ph: 215-707-5666 Fax: 215-707-9452 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
2021-1481
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 4 months ago(2/26/2021 12:21 PM)
The Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Otolaryngology-head and neck surgeon with expertise in head and neck oncologic surgery and microvascular reconstruction to join our growing faculty.The Department of Otolaryngology currently has 10 full time faculty including four head and neck surgeons, providing a wide range of adult Otolaryngology treatments for diseases of the ear, nose and throat.   The ideal candidate will have the skill set needed to support and further develop a rapidly expanding head and neck practice across the health system. The candidate should have an interest head and neck oncology, microvascular surgery as well as comprehensive Otolaryngology to include endoscopic sinus surgery.   Qualified candidates must possess a strong commitment to resident education, clinical medicine, and research, as it carries an academic appointment to the School of Medicine. The candidates must be board certified or board eligible and eligible to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.   Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference names/contact information online. Please address your application to: Cecelia Schmalbach, MD, MSc, FACS, M.D., David Myers, MD Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM)   Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, TFP, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu Phon: 215-707-5666.   The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. 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
2021-1469
Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 5 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 5 months ago(1/12/2021 8:22 AM)
The Lemole Center for Integrated Lymphatics Research (LCILR) at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University seeks to recruit a tenure-track faculty scientist at the levels of Assistant or Associate Professor. Qualified applicants will have Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degrees, have completed rigorous training and demonstrated the ability to develop an independent, extramurally-funded research laboratory. The LCILR supports multidisciplinary research to study a variety of diseases focusing on the lymphatic system and preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated expertise and successful track record in these areas.   The Lemole Center for Integrated Lymphatics Research was recently established at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) by a generous gift from Dr. Gerald M. Lemole, with a strong belief that an interdisciplinary research approach, with a particular focus on the lymphatic system, should be a major research effort in modern medicine: https://bit.ly/3bxXUni  Candidates are expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program and to actively participate in the academic and service missions of the Center and LKSOM. Interested candidates should submit their applications (including curriculum vitae, a concise research summary, statements of research and teaching, and names and contact information for three references) online.   Please address all applications to: Dr. Michael Autieri, Director, LCILR, Temple University School of Medicine, C/O Jessica Vega, Sr. Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 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
2021-1454