Division of Pediatric Cardiology / Electrophysiology - HS Clinical or Clinical X Faculty
University of California, San Francisco
Location: San Francisco, California
Required Education: Doctorate/Professional
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: JPF03476
UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics Electrophysiology / Pediatric Cardiology Clinical X, or HS Clinical Faculty Series
The Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals is recruiting a new faculty member for an established Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology program. The faculty member will be based at the Benioff Children’s Hospitals (BCH) San Francisco campus. The faculty member will participate in invasive electrophysiology procedures, an outpatient arrhythmia practice, and inpatient arrhythmia consultations at BCH San Francisco. Appointment will be made at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor ranks of the Clinical X, or Clinical Health Sciences (HS) faculty series.
Required qualifications include: • Medical Degree • CA medical license or CA medical license eligible • Board certification in Pediatrics and subspecialty certification in Pediatric Cardiology; including formal clinical training or adequate experience in pediatric and congenital electrophysiology • An interest, commitment and experience in teaching and research is essential • Advanced 4th year pediatric fellowship training and a minimum three years’ practice experience preferred • Previous experience in diagnostic EP studies, catheter ablation techniques, and cardiovascular implantable electronic device (CIED) procedures
Expected duties include:
• Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Clinical responsibilities: You will perform and supervise invasive electrophysiology procedures, including diagnostic EP studies, catheter ablation procedures, and Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device (CIED) procedures. You will maintain an outpatient arrhythmia practice. You will provide inpatient arrhythmia consultation to cardiac and non-cardiac services. You will be responsible for reading ECGs and ambulatory cardiac monitoring studies. You will participate in teaching and academic aspects of the program. • Inpatient Cardiology Service: You will be a member of the inpatient cardiology service along with approximately 8 other pediatric cardiologists. The service runs the 12-bed Cardiac Transitional Care Unit and consults on all other pediatric cardiology patients (pre-and post-surgical, and medical consultation) in the hospital. The weekday service will entail approximately eight weeks of weekday service. The weekend on call service will be shared among a larger group of cardiologists, entailing about six weekends per year.
The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and was ranked 1st among public universities in NIH funding in 2018. The Department of Pediatrics trains 84 pediatric residents, 83 fellows, and 31 post-docs. The Department’s clinical enterprise is based at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, Mount Zion, Zuckerberg San Francisco General, and at a number of outreach clinics throughout Northern California, providing the Department with an unsurpassed opportunity to meet the needs of infants, children, and young adults throughout the Bay Area. In 2019, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals ranked in all 10 children’s specialties in U.S. News and World Report. Nestled in a dynamic and unique geography distinguished by unprecedented innovations in technology, UCSF and the Department of Pediatrics are able to bring research and industry together to advance health.
Interested candidates can apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03476 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of contributions to diversity. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.
For more information contact: Ronn Tanel MD Professor of Clinical Pediatrics firstname.lastname@example.org
UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.