Assistant/Associate Professor, Maternal Fetal Imaging - Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, TX

Assistant/Associate Professor, Maternal Fetal Imaging - Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, McGovern Medical School

Location: Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Category: Faculty

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston

Requisition #: 230002MR

McGovern Medical SchoolatUTHealth Houston, a leading academic health center, invites applications for a full-time, 1.00 FTE, non-tenure clinical track position in theDepartment of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences,Division of the Fetal Center. The Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist (MD/DO) will mainly focus on Maternal Fetal Imaging and Diagnosis.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Conduct clinical fetal diagnoses, including imaging and invasive testing.

  • Collaborate with team members to enhance the quality of both inpatient and outpatient care.

  • Actively support and engage in The Fetal Center and the hospital's quality and safety initiatives.

  • Play a proactive role in hospital and Fetal Center committee activities.

  • Ensure seamless communication between nursing staff and OB/GYN physicians.

  • Accurately bill for all rendered services.

  • Prioritize a patient-first approach, be adaptable, and actively participate in group problem-solving to contribute to The Center's success.

  • Uphold Patient-Centered Specialty Care values.

  • Collaborate closely with the fetal interventionist team, high-risk maternity care unit, and The Fetal Center.

  • Engage in multidisciplinary collaboration to address complex fetal disorders.

  • Opportunity to delve into fetal/genetic research.


  • Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) or American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AOBOG). Additionally, must have completed formal training in maternal-fetal medicine OR fetal medicine, and be eligible for subspecialty certification with the ABOG or AOBOG.

  • Valid licensure from the Texas Board of Medical Examiners.

  • Minimum of 1-2 years in full-scope fetal diagnosis practice is preferred.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery, and service, have the potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston.

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

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