The Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, VA is seeking an Academic fellowship trained Neuro Radiologist who can also perform General Imaging. Duties include reading routine and advanced CT and MRI neuro-imaging; general radiology such as CT, US, and plain film; performing CT/US guided procedures as well as neuro-imaging invasive procedures such as lumbar puncture and myelogram. Responsibilities include teaching VCU Radiology Residents and performing research (publishing, applying for grants and preparing presentations).
McGuire VA is a certified center of excellence for Epilepsy and Polytrauma/TBI, and major referral center for Parkinson Disease in the Southeastern United States. We work closely with neurosurgery in pre-operative planning for deep brain stimulation and tumor resection, utilizing MRI perfusion, DTI & Tractography, and clinical functional MRI.
The department performs approximately 120,000 examinations per year and has 11 full and 6 part time faculty members. 6 VCU Radiology residents are present at the VAMC at all times. We currently have 2 GE MRIs (1.5T and 3T), 1 Siemens MRI (1.5T wide bore) and 2 Toshiba CT scanners (64 and 320 slice). We are in the process of acquiring a third Dual Energy CT scanner and a fourth MRI system (3T high gradient). We utilize ADW, Vitrea, Tera Recon and Dynacad workstations. VA Richmond encourages active multidisciplinary collaboration through more than 10 weekly conferences including Neuro-Oncology, and Head/Neck Tumor boards. The successful candidate can be eligible for academic appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level at Virginia Commonwealth University. Completion of Neuro CAQ is preferred, however, CAQ-eligible candidates may be considered on an individual basis.
For consideration, please look for our announcement on the USA Jobs website at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/469543900. For additional information regarding this position please contact: M. Rehan Khan, Chief, Radiology Service VA Medical Center, 804-675-5323. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, and Lynn Shepley, HR Specialist, 804-675-5000, ext. 2883. E-mail: email@example.com.
Applicant selected may be subject to drug testing. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities and physically challenged persons are encouraged to apply.
Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia
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