The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging at the University of Virginia (UVA) is seeking a full-time, Fellowship trained, board-certified Chief of Breast Imaging. Candidates for this position must have an MD or equivalent degree, board certification from the American Board of Radiology, be eligible for Virginia State Medical Licensure and have a strong commitment to quality patient care, driving innovation and commitment to teaching. Applicants must be competent in all aspects of breast imaging, including screening and diagnostic mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, radioactive seed placement and breast procedures, including core biopsy. This is a full-time opportunity to join one of the premier academic communities in the country.
Some of the unique attributes of the UVA Health System and the Department include: No. 1 ranked hospital in the State of Virginia by U.S. News & World Report, Level 1 Trauma Center, sub-specialized radiologists, clinical and dedicated research imaging equipment and free standing research building, and technology of the highest caliber. UVA's Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging includes 52 Clinical and 13 Research Faculty, 41 Residents, and 27 Fellows/Clinical Instructors.
The UVa Breast Program is cohesive, mature, and collaborative. The Breast Imaging Division consists of 6 dedicated breast radiologists working in an integrated center with Breast Surgery. In August 2020, the Breast Program will open a new multi-disciplinary center that also includes medical oncology, genetics, and plastic surgery. There are 3 additional screening sites and a mobile van - all have 3D mammography and one has ABUS. The division has a robust research program with typically 2-4 active clinical trials. Fellows include both traditional instructors and international visiting fellows.
The UVa Health System is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, a beautiful and highly desirable location in the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours’ drive from Washington, D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains 25 miles to the West. It has been rated as one of the best US cities, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life, as well as having been named one of the healthiest and happiest cities in the US. The Public school system is excellent.
To apply, visit https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and search for R0009937. Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to your application. Incomplete applications will not receive full consideration. Academic rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and academic portfolio. The position remains open to applications until filled.
For additional information about the position, please contact Alan Matsumoto, MD, Chair of Radiology and Medical Imaging at firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information about the application process, please contact Nicole Vaughan at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
MD, Fellowship training in Breast Imaging, license to practice in Virginia, ABR certification required to practice