UT Health Assistant Professor/Associate Professor (Telestroke) - Neurology, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Assistant Professor/Associate Professor (Telestroke) - Neurology, McGovern Medical School
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 210002JI
UTHealth Neurosciences is seeking a Stroke Neurologist to join a dynamic group of Telestroke and Teleneurology Providers. In partnership with the Harris Health System and the Memorial Hermann Hospital System, the department offers abundant clinical, academic, and administrative opportunities. The teleneurology program is a high volume program, seeing almost 11,000 acute and routine encounters and giving IV-tPA over 400 times annually across the network.
• A mixture of tele-stroke and general tele-neurology
• Join a team of 4 tele-neurologists
• Teaching opportunity (approximately 2-4 weeks annually, on-site)
• Current schedule is M-F 8-5, though the team is open to other options
• Supplemental Pay for night and weekend call
• Research Support
• Call Schedule: 5-7 days of call per month
The department is looking for a board-certified/eligible vascular neurologist, who is driven and desires to be a part of a rapidly growing department based at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. The selected candidate will also participate in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. Candidate should possess experience in the treatment and management of Stroke via Telemedicine, outstanding clinical, interpersonal, and communication skills, coupled with excellent administrative and organizational abilities.
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