The Congenital Heart Center of NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) in New York, NY is recruiting a board-eligible/board-certified Cardiac Intensive Care medicine physician to join our growing Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) team in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. The position is a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at CUMC. Candidates must be board-eligible/board-certified in both Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Pediatric Cardiology. NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital (NYP/MSCH) of Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) is home to a now 31-bed cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU) divided between a brand-new dedicated 17-bed Infant Cardiac Unit and 14-bed Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, staffed by an exceptional team of critical care physicians, nurse practitioners and clinical nurses. The Congenital Heart Center at NYP/MSCH led by co-directors, Dr. Emile Bacha and Dr. Julie Vincent, cares for neonatal, infant and pediatric patients with complex congenital or acquired heart disease, heart failure/transplant and pulmonary vascular diseases including pulmonary hypertension with a multidisciplinary team, which includes world-renowned faculty in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care and Neonatology. The Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery team includes four Pediatric Cardiothoracic surgeons. Under the direction of Dr. Bacha our CVS team performs over 600 congenital cardiac cases annually and continues to grow and excel at providing the best outcomes for patients with the most complex heart disease. The Division of Pediatric Cardiology, under the leadership of Dr. Vincent, provides expertise in interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, heart failure/transplant, pulmonary hypertension, advanced cardiac imaging, general and preventative cardiology. Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of Columbia University also supports an active ECMO and E-CPR program supported by both cardiothoracic and pediatric surgery teams and has been designated as an ELSO Platinum Center of Excellence. Our robust Pediatric Heart Failure/Transplant program includes a strong mechanical ventricular assist-device (VAD) program. Further, the NYP/MSCH overall intensive care program, including, the CVICU, the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is the leading referral intensive care program for the greater Tri-state area. Our program also leads the region in international neonatal and pediatric referrals. Responsibilities of the cardiac intensivist faculty position includes 80% combined clinical effort in the Infant and Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Units and 20% research effort. The new faculty will also have the opportunity to play an active role in the education and training of pediatric cardiology and critical care fellows as well as pediatric residents. A variety of research opportunities exist within the Department of Pediatrics as well as collaborative research with multiple departments and programs associated with Columbia University. Academic appointment is under the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and employment is with ColumbiaDoctors, the Faculty Practice Organization of CUMC. Interested and qualified applicants, please apply at: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=64274
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