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Cardiologist Researcher

Job Number: 529048
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 243250 - Int Med - Cardiology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time

Cardiologist/Researcher
Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, is seeking a cardiologist with a focused interest in the epidemiology of heart failure. Candidates must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school and satisfactory completion of an Internal Medicine residency program from an ACGME accredited program. Level of appointment will be commensurate with relevant experience. Candidates must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. The position will dedicate 60% of their effort towards clinical patient care and 40% towards research focusing on understanding the epidemiology of heart failure with preserved ejection faction (HFpEF) and work toward identifying the contributions of modifiable early life risk factors for HFpEF, such as low fitness and obesity. Position will also need to be externally funded or apply for grant funding with the first year. Position will also carry out regular attending duties within the Division of Cardiology, as well as participate in teaching and training of fellows, house staff, and medical students.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

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