Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Open Rank) - Program in Trauma - (160000DI)
The Program in Trauma at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine is recruiting a faculty member for the Section of Neurocritical Care to work in the 22-bed NeuroCritical Care Unit (NCCU) at the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). The NCCU is currently staffed by 7 UCNS certified Neurointensivists from the Departments of Neurology and Anesthesiology, 4 UCNS Neurocritical Care Fellows, as well as 13 Advanced Practitioners (APRN/PA),a critical care pharmacist, nutritionist, and house officers from Neurology and Neurosurgery. The NCCU is a state of the art unit well equipped with the latest technologies, including cerebral microdialysis, and brain tissue oxygen monitoring, and cares for a wide range of diseases, including neuromuscular emergencies, status epilepticus, and over 175 subarachnoid hemorrhages and 200 intracerebral hemorrhages a year. The NCC team is self-sufficient in all aspects of critical care management, including continuous hemodialysis and plasma exchange therapy. An active Epilepsy program and 24/7 in-house technologists provide additional support for continuous EEG monitoring. UMMC is a JCAHO-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, and the NCC faculty work closely with a team of two cerebrovascular neurosurgeons, four interventional neuroradiologists, and seven Vascular Neurologists.
Interested applicants should send a letter of inquiry and current curriculum vitae or e-mail to:
Neeraj Badjatia MD MS
Chief of Neurocritical Care, Program in Trauma
University of Maryland School of Medicine
22 South Greene Street,
Neuro Critical Care, Gudelsky 7
Baltimore, MD 21201
The ideal candidate should be BC/BE in both Neurology and Neurocritical Care. Additional clinical interests in Vascular Neurology and critical care Epilepsy are welcomed. Responsibilities include rounding with the multi-disciplinary team, supervising and educating fellows, residents and medical students. Development of clinical and translational research is encouraged, and supported by the Shock, Trauma and Anesthesiology Research organized research center (STAR-ORC). Faculty appointments at the University of Maryland will be in both the Program in Trauma and Department of Neurology. Salary, academic rank, and administrative responsibilities will be consistent with individual training and accomplishments.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
: May 9, 2016