The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin seeks board eligible/board certified Intensivists for our Medical Intensive Care Unit at our primary adult affiliate, Froedtert Hospital. This academic position would be filled at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
Physician led organization
Ongoing research activities supported by NIH grants, private grants, foundation grants and various pharmaceutical funding
Lead investigators (Critical Care Team) on one federally funded grant and recently have completed three with another six pending sponsor approval
Four active clinical trials in the areas of acute lung injury, severe sepsis, nutrition and weaning from mechanical ventilation.
Examples of research activities include trials in Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary Hypertension, Interstitial Lung Disease, Interventional Pulmonology, and Critical Care.
26-Bed MICU with over 3000 admits annually
Recent developments include the implementation of checklists, a robust early mobility and ICU rehabilitation program, design of innovative sedation strategies, a vigorous point of care ultrasound program and a dynamic research platform that encompasses investigator initiated research, industry funded projects and federally funded grants.
Successful candidates should bring strong clinical abilities, well-refined interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, and commitment to MCW’s academic missions.
About MCW: MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. MCW is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative, patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve.
About Milwaukee: Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and the 23rd largest city in the United States. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pulmonology & Critical Care Medicine
Eligible for medical licensure in Wisconsin
Teaching, patient care and research as well as some administrative duties
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), established in 1893, is a private, national, freestanding institution and has operated as such since 1967. MCW has more than 14,000 alumni and more than 1,270 students currently enrolled in educational programs, including 820 medical students and more than 450 graduate students, and is the 11th larges medical school in the United States. MCW faculty supervis...e approximately 650 physicians in residency Training and 240 in fellowship training through the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals. Approximately 200 scientists are engaged in postdoctoral research fellowship training through the office of Postdoctoral Education. MCW provides continuing medical education to more than 40,000 health professional registrants per year. Approximately 1,500 physicians, 500 nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care practitioners care for more than 525,000 patients of all ages annually at Froedtert Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Zablocki VA Medical Center and many other hospitals and clinics in Eastern and Central Wisconsin.