The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) seeks a new Division Director of Cardiology. This institution is one of the leading research-intensive academic health centers in the nation. Along with a uniquely important role in Texas history as the state’s first medical school, it is investing in continued movement toward becoming one of the very best, nationally recognized institutions for the quality and reach of its clinical care and its research. The UTMB of today is a four-campus, $2.5 billion modern health care system with over 3,400 students and over 970 faculty in the schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions, as well as a Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.
The mission of the Cardiology Division is to provide the highest level of patient care, to train the next generation of academic cardiology leaders, and to research and generate innovation that will lead to improved patient outcomes and quality of life. Clinical services are growing, and patient visits will exceed 24,000 in 2021. All 21 faculty members are committed to providing compassionate, leading-edge diagnosis and treatment for the entire spectrum of heart disease. The Division Director, Cardiology reports to the Chair of Internal Medicine.
Today there is an opportunity for an extraordinary leader to take UTMB’s Cardiology Division to the next level. The Department of Internal Medicine at UTMB is conducting a national search for the next Director, Division of Cardiology. As one of the largest of 10 academic divisions, the Division of Cardiology is vital to the success of the Department, Medical School, and Health System. The new Director must be an outstanding leader with a strong academic record, and widely recognized for thought leadership.
UTMB is deeply committed to the growth of Cardiology; to that end the successful candidate must bring an entrepreneurial spirit as well as an energy and passion to drive expansion. The successful candidate will inherit an exceptional foundation for advancing the Division into one that is nationally ranked and recognized for leading edge research and exceptional clinical care and education.
Please submit any nominations or a current Curriculum Vitae along with a supporting cover letter of interest to: Jeffrey.Schroeder@amnhealthcare.com
Internal Number: 28354
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