Director of Body Imaging Intervention Service & Assistant/Associate/Professor of Radiology
Department of Radiology University of Washington
February 5, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington is seeking Director of Body Imaging Intervention Service at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Professor (full-time, non-tenure track) to join the Body Imaging section and lead imaging guided interventions. There will also be an opportunity to cover a clinic to consult and round on procedure patients. In addition, staffing tumor boards and related conferences is a chance to assess new cases and develop relationships with the referral base of clinicians. The successful candidate will also have clinical responsibilities for interpreting body ultrasound, computed tomography, and MRI. Teaching of residents and fellows is a large part of the section’s mission.
Body Imaging interventions enjoys dedicated facilities and staff – its own multi-slice CT, two dedicated ultrasound rooms, dedicated physician assistants, nursing, scheduling, and support staff. Cases are divided into simple cases handled by the physician assistant and complex cases managed by the radiologists including fellows and residents.
Ultrasound is an active service that enjoys close relationships with all departments in the hospital, including high-risk obstetrical and transplantation patients. State of the art wide-detector and dual energy CT and multiple new 1.5T plus 3T MR perform all aspects of abdominal and thoracic imaging.
The University of Washington (UW) is the nation’s top public educational and research institution. The School of Medicine has been ranked second in the world, among the top two recipients of federal research grants. Our hospitals consistently rank among the very best, as does the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. The UW Department of Radiology is internationally recognized as dynamic, progressive, and high impact in the field of Diagnostic Imaging. Our academic enterprise complements the clinical, teaching and research activities of one of the nation's leading healthcare delivery enterprises.
Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods and many cultural strengths – consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life. Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.
Candidates for this position must hold an M.D. or D.O. degree or foreign equivalent, be board certified in radiology or foreign equivalent, and have a strong desire for a career in academic radiology. Candidates must be eligible to obtain a medical license in the state of Washington. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. This position is open until filled. Address inquiries (reference #AA25861). Appropriate candidates should forward a letter of interest, updated curriculum vitae, and names of three individuals who could provide reference letters to:
Manjiri Dighe, M.D, FSRU Professor Department of Radiology, Body Imaging University of Washington, School of Medicine Box 357115 Seattle, WA 98195-7115 Email: email@example.com
UW faculty members engage in teaching, research and service. The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Candidates for this position must hold an M.D. or D.O. degree or foreign equivalent, be board certified in radiology or foreign equivalent, and have a strong desire for a career in academic radiology. Candidates must be eligible to obtain a medical license in the state of Washington. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Additional Salary Information: competitive
Internal Number: AA25861
About Department of Radiology University of Washington
The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington is an academic department providing highly specialized care to patients who need state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging or imaging-guided therapies.
We serve patients at the University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, the VA Medical Center in Seattle, Seattle Children's Hospital, and many affiliated facilities throughout the Pacific Northwest