Posted: November 08, 2019 2019-11-08T09:17:19.880110+00:00
Vascular Surgery - Clinical Faculty
Rush University Medical Center Chicago, IL
The Section of Vascular Surgery in the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, located in downtown Chicago, seeks a BC/BE vascular surgeon to join our faculty.
Qualified candidates must have completed an approved fellowship program and be eligible for an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor rank. The selected candidate will join three board certified vascular surgeons, a vascular medicine physician, and four advanced practice providers. Established in 1988, the University has an accredited 2-year vascular and endovascular fellowship program that covers three hospitals including Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital. Rush has an accredited vascular laboratory and nationally known vascular ultrasound technologist training program. Candidates will have the ability to conduct clinical and basic research. Candidates must possess a strong commitment to patient care, resident and fellow education, and research. Candidates will be eligible for faculty appointment at all levels.
Rush University System for Health (RUSH) is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. RUSH comprises Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Numerous national organizations have recognized Rush for the quality of care we provide, including U.S. News & World Report, which ranked Rush University Medical Center among the top 50 hospitals in five specialties in its 2019-2020 Best Hospitals issue. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking first among 99 academic medical centers across the country. In 2019, Rush was designated a leader in LGBTQ health care equality by the Human Rights Campaign for the 10th consecutive year, and was one of only five hospitals from across the nation to be recognized by the American Hospital Association as an honoree for its annual Equity of Care Award.
Rush is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.