Join us as a member of the Vascular Neurology Faculty, Staff Physician (Research Focus).
As the first medical center in Los Angeles County to earn Comprehensive Stroke Center certification from The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, Cedars-Sinai is in the top tier of the region's stroke-intervention facilities. You'll be joining other stroke specialists who work in rapid-response teams from a variety of medical disciplines to diagnose and treat strokes, using the most advanced imaging technology and treatments to achieve the best possible outcome.
What sets Cedars-Sinai's Stroke Program apart? Year after year, the program has earned the highest possible honors from The Joint Commission and AHA/ASA, including Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus and Target: Stroke Honor Roll awards, recognizing the program's consistent meeting and exceeding of national quality-of-care standards. You can learn more about our commitment to quality on our website.
Residency, Fellowship and Training programs: https://www.cedars-sinai.org/programs/neurology-neurosurgery/med-pros.html
Are you right for this role? A successful candidate will: * Balance their role with 60-75% research responsibilities. * Provide programmatic services such as participating in strategic and operational planning, developing and maintaining positive relationships with fundraising groups, assisting with community awareness of our services, and overseeing and monitoring residents' care in both inpatient and outpatient clinical settings. * Foster an environment that supports performance improvement and promotes an awareness of Neurology and it's function within our Medical Center. * Participate in the daily operations of the Department and the Stroke Program. * Administer teaching activities within the Department under the direction of the Chair and Program Director in collaboration with other department faculty and staff. * Maintain an active clinical research program in Neurology and make every effort to stimulate and support clinical research efforts of interested Attending Staff members as well as those of the Department of Neurology. * Assists in the recruitment and training of neurology residents and vascular neurology fellows. * Establishes and maintains relationships with other Medical Centers around the country ensuring leading edge clinical research in the Neurovascular and Stroke program. * Maintain an active clinical research program in the Department of Neurology in collaboration with the Chair and makes every effort to stimulate and support clinical research efforts of attending and faculty staff * Establish and maintain relationships with other medical centers to ensure leading edge clinical research in Neurology
Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae and a brief letter outlining their interests to Shlee Song, MD, Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center: Shlee.Song@cshs.org and please cc Sridevi.Tyler@cshs.org.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.