UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff, and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine is recruiting a full-time Assistant Professor of Clinical – Geo faculty member with training and proficiency in Neurointerventional procedures.
This individual will have a full faculty appointment at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, with academic responsibilities to include: the teaching of medical students, and supervision of residents, fellows, and APPs. The faculty member will be expected to contribute to the group’s leading research in cerebrovascular disease.
This faculty member will be joining a growing neurointeventional team composed of an endovascular neurosurgeon, an interventional neuroradiologist, and an interventional neurologist. This team works collaboratively to care for patients with complex cerebrovascular disease as part of the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute. This individual will work closely with hospital-based acute care teams, comprised of 8 vascular neurologists, 12 neurointensivists, 6 neurosurgeons, a growing team of APPs, and a robust academic training program. Our internationally-recognized stroke team combines multidisciplinary expertise across vascular neurology and emergency medicine to provide continuous acute stroke coverage for hospitals in the greater-Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky region. Our intervention team is the only team providing neuro-intervention in the region. The University of Cincinnati’s national coordinating role for StrokeNet places our team at the forefront of transformative stroke research.
Responsibilities: Neurointerventional clinical responsibilities will include daytime and overnight coverage of the neuro angiography suite, as well as backup coverage in accordance with comprehensive stroke center requirements. Anticipated call responsibilities for the successful applicant will be roughly 1:4 and every 4th weekend, though this may change as the team grows. Additional clinical responsibilities will depend on the successful applicant’s foundational clinical training.
Team: The University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute includes strong areas of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, which provides integrated care across the neurologic care continuum.
The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a “research heavyweight”. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeInAmerica
The University of Cincinnati Medical Center is a 498-bed hospital, designated as both a Comprehensive Stroke Center and an Adult Level I Trauma Center. Emergency Department volume approaches 86,000 per year. There is a dedicated 20-bed Neuro Intensive Care Unit staffed by fellowship-trained neurointensivists and neuro critical care fellows. Infrastructure includes a GE Biplane neuro-angiography suite; a second dedicated Biplane suite has been approved by the hospital. Additional single-plane angiography suites are available for emergent use across the institution.
M.D., D.O., or commensurate international medical degree
Accredited fellowship training in vascular neurology or neuro critical care, followed by fellowship training in neuro interventional surgery
Board certified/eligible in Neurology
If applicable, board certified/eligible in vascular neurology or neuro critical care.
Dawn Kleindorfer, MD
Professor, Department of Neurology
University of Cincinnati
260 Stetson Street, Suite 2300
Cincinnati, OH 45267
Phone - 513.558.5478