The Department of Radiology at the Penn State University College of Medicine is seeking a full-time subspecialty trained candidate in the Division of Abdominal Imaging. The Abdominal Imaging Division at Penn State is comprised of 13 faculty and sponsors a non-ACGME fellowship in abdominal imaging. It is an active tertiary care academic practice on track to perform approximately 70,000 examinations this year.
The successful candidate should have broad expertise in interpretation of adult diagnostic studies of the chest, abdomen and pelvis utilizing CT, MRI, Ultrasound and Fluoroscopic studies. They will participate in evenly distributed call and evening shift responsibilities. A passion for teaching is essential as the education of our medical students, residents, fellows, and staff is a core value of our academic mission. There is opportunity for development of innovative interdisciplinary clinical research through collaboration with the recently established Center for Optimizing Radiology Value (CORVA) dedicated to outcomes research in imaging, procedures, and diagnostic pathways. This Center led by our Vice Chair of Research and staffed with three full-time data analysts provides advanced data mining and analysis support for healthcare innovation and investigator initiated research projects.
The Department has state of the art diagnostic imaging and interventional equipment including four 128 slice Siemens Flash CT scanners with CT fluoro capability, four Siemens 3.0 T clinical MRI scanners, and an additional 3T Prisma 3.0 T MRI unit housed in the MRI Core facility that is used for clinical research.
What We’re Offering:
Competitive salary and benefits package
Work with highly qualified, friendly colleagues in a supportive health network
Attractive area to live, work and play
Interaction with dynamic clinicians in a collaborative environment
What We’re Seeking:
Medical degree – M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited residency program
Licensed for the practice of medicine in the State of Pennsylvania
Board certification/eligibility in Radiology
What the Area Offers:
Welcoming family-oriented lifestyle with a multitude of outdoor activities year-round Strong sense of community Affordable cost of living. Both suburban and urban. Excellent schools
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About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.