Cardiovascular Clinical Geneticist

Organization
Columbia University
Job Location
New York, NY
Benefits

Competitive salary and benefits are offered commensurate with academic rank and experience

Job Description

Cardiovascular Clinical Geneticist

Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY

 

Must be ABMG Certified Medical Genetics

 

We are seeking a full-time cardiovascular clinical geneticist with interest and expertise in the evaluation and diagnosis of patients with a wide variety of genetic disorders.   Be on the forefront of identifying and solving medical mysteries at Columbia University Medical Center.  We harness genetics to diagnose and treat rare and complex diseases. Our genetic clinical team is comprised of medical geneticists, genetic counselors, social worker, nurse practitioner and program manager. Our prominent clinical service continues to grow and evaluates patients who travel from around the world to receive their care with us.

 

The Division of Clinical Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center is actively recruiting a Clinical Geneticist Cardiovascular MD at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to be part of our highly regarded DISCOVER team -  Diagnosis Initiative: Seeking Care and Opportunities with Vision for Exploration and Research. To find out more about the DISCOVER program please visit:  http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/discover.

 

Responsibilities will include patient care (inpatient consultations, outpatient genetics clinics) and teaching of medical students and residents. Opportunities are available for clinical research and collaboration with physician/scientists. Columbia University's Medical Center provides world-class leadership in scientific research, medical education and patient care.  

Requirements

Applicants should be board certified or board eligible in Medical Genetics.  Candidates should have MD, MD-PhD, or equivalent doctoral training. The candidate must be board certified or board eligible in internal medicine and Cardiology or Clinical Genetics and must be eligible to practice in the State of New York.

Candidates are expected to have excellent clinical and interpersonal skills and experience in teaching.  Teaching medical students and residents and participating in a variety of educational conferences are essential components of this position. Must have:

  • Training in human cardiovascular genetics,
  • Experience in clinical genetics of cardiovascular disease,
  • Passion to build a clinical program and clinical/genetic research for important heritable cardiovascular traits, e.g., arrhythmias, cardiomyopathies, dyslipidemias, etc.
  • Strong clinical credentials, teaching qualifications, and team clinical/research experience.
How to Apply

For immediate consideration, send curriculum vitae to:   thediscoverprogram@cumc.columbia.edu  or Debbie@AvantiPlacements.com.

About Our Organization

The Division of Clinical Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center is actively recruiting a Clinical Geneticist Cardiovascular MD at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to be part of our highly regarded DISCOVER team -  Diagnosis Initiative: Seeking Care and Opportunities with Vision for Exploration and Research. To find out more about the DISCOVER program please visit:  http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/discover.

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