University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Department of Radiology Nuclear Medicine Division
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 12345
UPMC/University of Pittsburgh, Department of Radiology
Assistant/Associate Professor/Professor NT (Full-Time)
Nuclear Medicine Division
The Nuclear Medicine Division at UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh is currently accepting applications for an academic nuclear medicine physician. The Division of Nuclear Medicine encompasses a broad and comprehensive program of clinical and research activities with state-of-the-art facilities and exceptional faculty expertise to provide outstanding patient care, teaching, and research opportunities.
UPMC is a world leader in research and development of both instrumentation and radiotracers. The first PET/CT scanner was invented at UPMC and we have over 100 radiolabeled compounds for human and animal use, including Pittsburgh Compound B (PiB). In addition, dedicated teaching and clinical experience are provided to all radiology residents in our ACGME accredited Diagnostic Radiology residency to ensure satisfaction of the ABR requirements. Our PET/CT fellowship also provides highly supervised clinical instruction in both PET and diagnostic CT interpretation.
Duties for this position will consist of a mix of clinical, teaching, and academic responsibilities. The position will be based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
MD degree, or equivalent
Board-eligible or board-certified by the American Board of Radiology or the American Board of Nuclear Medicine
Eligible for unrestricted licensure in Pennsylvania
Completion of a Nuclear Medicine fellowship training is also required for ABR eligible/certified candidates.
UPMC is a $24 billion global health enterprise with more than 92,000 employees headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, including 5,000 employed physicians, 40 academic, community, and specialty hospitals, 800 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites, a health insurance services division, and international and commercial services. The Department of Radiology at UPMC is one of the largest academic radiology programs in the country. For more information, please visit our website: http://www.radiology.pitt.edu/
Interested applicants may send a letter of interest and current CV to: Jules Sumkin, DO, Professor and Chair, Department of Radiology at firstname.lastname@example.org, and to Ashok Panigrahy, MD, Vice Chair of Clinical & Translational Imaging Research, Chief of Pediatric Radiology, and Radiologist-in-Chief of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC via email at Ashok.Panigrahy@chp.edu.