The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is pleased to announce faculty openings in the Department of Radiology, Cardiothoracic Imaging Division, directed by Dr. Suhny Abbara.
The radiology department serves a 1,000-bed urban Level 1 trauma hospital as well as a 460-bed university hospital. Faculty will be exposed to the entire spectrum of Pulmonary and Cardiovascular disease. The department of radiology houses state of the art imaging equipment including latest generations of MRI, CT and PET-CT scanners as well as state-of-the-art hospital wide electronic systems including EMR, PACS, 3D processing software, voice recognition dictation, and several other electronic resources. Faculty will have access to state-of-the-art research facilities. There are excellent research and educational opportunities as well as availability of high-level mentorship in the pursuit of scholarly activities. The University offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Dallas offers a very high quality of life at favorable cost of living.
The ideal candidate is ABR certified or eligible, fellowship trained in Thoracic or Cardiac Imaging, with Texas license or eligible for Texas license. Clinical responsibilities will include inpatient and outpatient thoracic Radiographs, CT, and MRI interpretation and potentially thoracic interventional procedures at various locations, including Parkland, Clements University Hospital and other Hospitals and outpatient facilities. Teaching responsibilities will include teaching of medical students, Radiology residents and fellows in didactic lectures and group settings as well as participation in various multidisciplinary conferences. Research will vary depending on candidate's interest. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
About UT Southwestern Medical Center - Radiology Dept.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is an academic medical center, world-renowned for its research, widely respected for its teaching and training, and highly regarded for the quality of clinical care its faculty provides to patients at UT Southwestern University Hospitals & Clinics and its affiliated hospitals.
Faculty and residents provide care to more than 90,000 hospitalized patients and oversee 1.9 million outpatient visits a year. The physician faculty at UT Southwestern offers care at UT Southwestern's University Hospitals; Parkland Memorial Hospital, a 983-bed facility; Children’s Medical Center Dallas, a 559-bed facility with more than 50 pediatric specialty programs; and Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
The Medical Center has three degree-granting institutions: UT Southwestern Medical School, UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and UT Southwestern School of Health Professions. The schools train more than 4,600 medical, graduate, and health professions students, residents, and postdoctoral fellows each year. Funding from the National Institutes of Health, foundations, individuals, and corporations provide more than... $418 million annually to fund approximately 3,500 research projects.
Our faculty is comprised of many distinguished members, including six Nobel Prize recipients since 1985, 21 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 18 members of the Institute of Medicine.
The Dallas area boasts a low cost of living with diverse neighborhoods and great schools. The area has world class quality of life options, with more than 175 museums and art galleries, premier performance halls, numerous parks, lakes, golf courses, and seven professional sport franchises.
UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.