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UT Health Assistant Professor, EP Heart - Center for Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT) in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor, EP Heart - Center for Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT)

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 2100020F

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center-McGovern Medical School invites applications for a full-time non-tenure Assistant Professor faculty position in the Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT)- EP Heart Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Program- Corpus Christi location.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Examining and treating disorders and diseases of the cardiovascular conduction system. These include but are not limited to conditions such as atrial and ventricular arrhythmias as well as heart blocks.

  • Diagnosing and managing patients both in outpatient and inpatient settings.

  • Performing various advanced and complex cardiac procedures to normalize abnormal heart rhythms as well as procedures such as placement of permanent pacemakers, cardiac defibrillators and devices for cardiac resynchronization therapy.

  • Consulting with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment.

  • Recommending and ordering tests to determine extent of illness or helping diagnose condition.

  • Participating in the education and training of medical students and residents

  • Supporting the research mission of the department and university through:

a) Facilitating reasonable and appropriate access to patients by research staff.

b) Assisting when requested with collection of research data including biological specimens and

c) Providing information and education on on-going research studies to potentially eligible .

reseach subjects

Qualifications:

  • MD

  • Texas medical license or be eligible to be licensed

  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (CCEP).

  • Required or preferred minimum years of clinical experience or years post residency statement.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

UTHealth Benefits UTHealth offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Office of Benefits Website.

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