Summary Description: The Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, at the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) is recruiting a board-certified academic infectious disease physician, MD at the rank of Instructor or Assistant professor. The candidate will serve as the associate hospital epidemiologist at the New York-Presbyterian (NYP)-CUMC in New York, NY. The candidate will also collaborate with hospital epidemiologists at other campuses of NYP and help advance the NYP antimicrobial stewardship program. In addition to active participation in the infection control and prevention activities of the hospital, the candidate will also participate in the teaching activities of the Division, attend on the inpatient general infectious diseases consultation service and other patient care activities as needed, and participate in and further develop the healthcare-associated infection research program within the Division.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must be board certified or board eligible in internal medicine and Infectious Diseases and must be eligible to practice in the State of New York.
Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have prior training and experience in healthcare epidemiology and clinical research in the area of healthcare-associated infections, antimicrobial resistance, and/or antimicrobial stewardship.
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