We are seeking talented and motivated individuals to join the University of Utah Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences as a cardiothoracic imaging radiologists. You will interpret thoracic imaging studies either on-site or remotely via teleradiology or both, with flexible work hours to fit your lifestyle. As part of our team, you will provide exceptional clinical services and education for trainees while participating in quality improvement, value initiatives, and research projects. Academic appointments will be at a rank commensurate with your training and experience.
To be considered for this position, you should be American Board of Radiology (or equivalent) certified or eligible, with fellowship training (or equivalent) in thoracic imaging, cardiothoracic imaging, or body imaging, including chest imaging training. You must also be eligible for a Utah medical license, with outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills being a prerequisite.
Facilities and Institution:
The Cardiothoracic Imaging section provides clinical services at the University Hospital, Huntsman Cancer Hospital (an NCI-designated premier cancer center), and multiple outpatient centers along the Wasatch Front. As part of our team, you will have access to extensive imaging resources, including multiple MRIs, dual-energy CTs, intraoperative MRIs, and PET-CT scanners, for clinical work and research. Pre-clinical imaging resources, such as micro PET-MRI and 7T MRI, are also available. The Department offers an outstanding residency program in Diagnostic Radiology and a cardiothoracic imaging fellowship program.
Research opportunities abound, with a broad case mix from the sources described above, as well as the world-class unique support provided by the Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research (UCAIR) in the Department. UCAIR offers international expertise in imaging sciences, including basic sciences, physics and engineering, MRI research, and CT and PET research. Additionally, the University of Utah Health Sciences offers various leadership programs and research training opportunities for faculty members.
At the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics, we are a leader in quality care, having been ranked #1 in Quality, Safety, and Accountability among all academic medical centers over the past 10 years in a row. Join us today and become part of a team that is committed to delivering the highest quality patient care and advancing the field of radiology.
Salt Lake City is an exceptional place to call home, offering an ideal balance of natural beauty, cultural vibrancy, and professional opportunities. Nestled at the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains and surrounded by stunning natural scenery, Salt Lake City is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. With seven ski and summer resorts just a short drive from the city, including world-famous Park City, Deer Valley, Alta, and Snowbird, you’ll never run out of places to explore and adventures to experience. Within a day’s drive are nine U.S. National Parks.
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Position can be done remotely.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
If interested in this position, please apply on-line by going to the following internet link: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/146889
Any questions, contact:
William Auffermann, MD
Section Chief, Cardiothoracic Section
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine, University of Utah
30 North 1900 East #1A071
Salt Lake City, UT 84132, U.S.A.
Phone (801)581-8699; Fax (801)581-2414