The Department of Radiology at the Penn State University College of Medicine is seeking a full-time subspecialty trained candidate in the Division of Neuroradiology. The Department has a strong commitment to serve the clinical, education, and research mission of the University and a collegial and collaborative relationship with the clinical services. The Division of Neuroradiology has 7 fellowship trained full time faculty that cover a busy academic diagnostic and interventional service on track to perform over 50,000 examinations, primarily MRI and CT.
The successful candidate should have broad experience in interpretation of adult and pediatric diagnostic neuroradiology and minor neurointerventional procedures. They will participate in evenly distributed call and evening shift responsibilities. A passion for teaching is essential as the education of our medical students, residents, neuroradiology fellow, and staff is a core value of our academic mission. There is opportunity for clinical research through collaboration with our basic science investigators in the Penn State Center for NMR Research and MRI Core Research facility. This Center has 4 research faculty with unique expertise in application of fMRI and quantitative imaging biomarkers in the study of neurocognitive diseases and brain trauma. The Department recently established the Center for Optimizing Radiology Value (CORVA) dedicated to outcomes research in imaging and diagnostic pathways.
The Department has state of the art diagnostic imaging equipment including four Siemens 3.0 T clinical MRI scanners, an additional 3T Prisma scanner that is used for clinical research, four 128 slice Siemens Flash CT scanners, and a Neurostar biplane angiographic suite.
Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent
Completion of an accredited residency program
Licensed for the practice of medicine in the State of Pennsylvania
Board certification/eligibility in Radiology
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/ Disabled.
About Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as we...ll as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.