The Department of Radiology at UMass Memorial Medical Center, the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA is recruiting an interventional neuroradiologist for the Division of Neurointerventional Radiology. The division has a premier endovascular neurointerventional program which supports our comprehensive stroke center. The clinical department has 3 MRI scanners, 5 CT scanners and two state-of-the art Philips biplane flat-panel neuroangiography suites.
The department’s NIH-funded world-class Imaging Research facility emphasizes neuroscience, image-guided therapy and molecular imaging. Our Interventional Neuroradiology research program is supported by PhD faculty with expertise in biomedical engineering, chemistry, physics, gene therapy, as a well as a DVM. Research equipment includes a Philips 3T MRI with adjacent angiography suite.
UMass Memorial covers well over one million people and is a Level 1 Trauma Center with 95,000 ED visits/year. The institution is a JACHO-certified comprehensive stroke center, with approximately 200 mechanical thrombectomy procedures performed annually. The department of Radiology performs approximately 1 million exams per year, is staffed by 65 clinical faculty members, 20 residents, and 9 fellows.
The academic appointment at the University of Massachusetts Medical School is commensurate with experience. Candidates must have a MD or DO, be Board-certified as a Diagnostic Radiologist and be fellowship-trained in Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology. Proficiency and experience with state-of-the-art endovascular cerebrovascular treatment options, including flow diversion and stroke thrombectomy are required as well as with advanced minimally-invasive spinal procedures. There is the interest in expanding these services to other hospitals, so candidates should have a strong desire and willingness to invest the time and effort to help grow the program and practice. Being an academic institution, the candidate is requested to participate in the activities of the Interventional Neuroradiology research program. Research and laboratory experience is necessary; PhD or similar academic recognition's are considered a significant factor in candidates’ selection.
Located in Central Massachusetts, Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts and in New England. Worcester and the surrounding area have a strong and diverse economic base with family-oriented communities offering excellent school systems. The cultural offerings are abundant. Boston is only forty miles away, and lakes, beaches and mountains are all easily accessible.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae addressed to: