Academic Medicine Job in New Orleans, Louisiana

Academic Heart Failure Specialist Opportunity at Tulane Medical Center - J-040481

Tulane Medical Center

Physician - Academic Medicine

Job Description

Tulane University School of Medicine, Section of Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute, is seeking a general cardiologist with specialization in heart failure.

Qualified Candidates:

  • M.D. or D.O. who has successfully completed a cardiology fellowship program and at least a one-year interventional cardiology fellowship program
  • General cardiologist with specialization in heart failure diagnosis and management to join faculty as an Assistant or Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine. 
  • This position will be responsible for patient care and Heart failure cardiology coverage at Tulane Medical Center, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Healthcare System Medical Center and University Medical Center New Orleans
  • Outpatient clinic responsibilities at these sites and at outreach sites as assigned.
  • Active in the development of the heart failure and VAD program at the above centers.
  • After hours and weekend cardiology coverage at the above centers, in rotation with other Tulane heart failure subspecialists.
  • Teaching responsibilities will include formal and informal teaching activities for medicine residents, cardiology fellows, and medical students as well as attending, facilitating and presenting cardiology conferences.
  • Research Duties include developing and participating in clinical and translational research, and encouraging residents and fellows to participate with you in these studies. Publication of findings in peer-review journals is expected, and at least one publication per year is encouraged.
  • Board certified or board eligible in cardiology
    Position does not qualify for visa sponsorship

Incentive/Benefits Package:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and disability benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 403(b) university funded retirement plan
  • Outstanding educational benefits including tuition waiver and option to participate in the tuition exchange program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee wellness program
  • Family-friendly work environment complete with two child care centers on the downtown and uptown campuses

About Tulane Medical Center:

  • Tulane Medical Center is an acclaimed teaching, research, and medical center serving the greater New Orleans area. Tulane physicians provide leading-edge care ranging from primary to tertiary to quaternary in a vast number of specialties.
  • With 235+ beds and 600+ physicians, Tulane Medical Center continues to grow to reflect the changing needs of the community. In addition to the downtown campus, Tulane Medical Center includes the Tulane Hospital for Women and Children campus in Metairie and the Lakeview Regional Medical Center campus in Covington.
  • Within walking distance of the French Quarter, the New Orleans hospital provides expert medical care for children and adults. Our doctors specialize in the routine care of infants, children, adolescents, and adults, providing a wide range of family care services.
  • Our mission is to provide world-class patient care, education, and research.

    New Orleans, LA, nicknamed the “Big Easy,” offers an unparalleled nightlife and music scene. It also delivers a world-famous food and culinary experience unlike any other. The city has been named #1 Most Improved on the “Best Business Cities” list by the Wall Street Journal. There are numerous neighborhoods to explore especially if you are seeking charm and character - Warehouse District, Garden District, Gentilly, and many others. Whether a townhouse, double gallery home, center-hall or bungalow – we have the community for you. Some of the biggest employers in the city include Tulane University, Entergy Corporation, and Whitney Holding Corp.

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Other Details

Job ID: 97f23fd1-409d-4747-8349-dfdfb5d46ca6

Practice Type: Academic

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

HCA MidAmerica Division

Hiring Organization

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

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