Duke Pediatric Cardiology - Imaging Specialist
Duke Pediatric Cardiology and Duke University School of Medicine are seeking a board eligible/board certified faculty member in our imaging subspecialty. The Division of Pediatric Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center is a primary provider of cardiovascular diagnostic and treatment services in the southeastern United States. Our dedication to care and treatment of people of all ages, along with an emphasis on cutting-edge research, results in a program that is among the best in the country.
The faculty offer a comprehensive spectrum of clinical services to treat cardiovascular diseases that may affect the fetus, infant, child, adolescent, or young adult. Our basic research programs are directed at the development of absorbable intravascular stents, detection and management post-bypass syndrome after heart surgery, the control of cardiac cytosolic calcium concentration and the regulation of the sensitivity of cardiac myofilaments to calcium, as well as basic investigations related to cellular electrophysiology. Our research programs also include a number of clinical trials conducted through the NIH, foundations, and industry for children with heart disease.
Our faculty and practitioners are strong advocates for our patients and their families. We actively lobby at the local, state, and federal levels for children’s heart programs. Through a number of professional societies, we advocate for a variety of issues related to pediatric heart disease.
For more information on Duke’s Division of Pediatric Cardiology, please click: https://pediatrics.duke.edu/divisions/cardiology.
Faculty appointments and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s academic record. The Department of Pediatrics offers a robust compensation plan that rewards clinical productivity and academic excellence. Additionally, faculty members enjoy Duke’s generous benefit package including retirement plans, dental, vision, CME, moving allowances, and tuition assistance.
The Greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill is family-friendly, while offering young singles many options for an active outdoor and social life. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient and nationally recognized as a great place to live.
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