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2022/2023 Cardiovascular and Thoracic Imaging Fellowship

Application Window

Open August 3rd, 2021 through Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

School of Medicine
Department of Radiological Sciences
Position: Health Sciences Clinical Instructor – Cardiovascular & Thoracic Imaging Fellowship

We are currently accepting applications for cardiothoracic imaging fellowship position in the Department of Radiological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, for the academic year 2022-2023.

This fellowship provides comprehensive training in cardiothoracic imaging using radiography, CT, CTA, MRI, and MRA. The fellow has the opportunity to learn advanced cardiovascular imaging including real time cine MR imaging, phase contrast MRA, myocardial tagging, time-resolved MRA, high spatial resolution MRA, free-breathing non-contrast SSFP MRA, high resolution whole heart coronary MRA, viability and perfusion MR imaging, low dose coronary CTA, pulmonary vein mapping and “triple rule out”. All aspects of thoracic imaging are also covered, including oncologic imaging as well as HRCT. Interested fellow will also have the opportunity to perform interventional procedures, including lung or mediastinal biopsy, chest tube placement, or tumor ablation under the supervision of the interventional radiology division. The department is equipped with state of the art clinical CT and MRI scanners. Research CT (256-slice) and MRI (3T and 9.4T) scanners are also available in the department. Qualified candidates must be either ABR board-eligible or board-certified and must be able to obtain a full and unrestricted California medical license.

Our mission, within the Department, and in a broader context as a University of California School of Medicine campus, is to provide an excellent educational experience so as to produce highly skilled fellows who will go on to become leaders in their fields. One one-year fellowship is offered.

The University of California, Irvine Medical Center is a 411-bed tertiary and quaternary care hospital with all residencies. UCIMC is a Level 1 Trauma Center in urban Orange County. There are collegial relationships with all services. UCI offers excellent salary and benefits with an incentive plan. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Orange County is world renowned for its natural beauty, perfect year-round climate, gorgeous locales on the Pacific Ocean and incomparable recreational opportunities. Great cultural opportunities abound in Orange County as well as in nearby Los Angeles, 40 minutes away and San Diego, 60 minutes away.

Application Procedure – To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06995

For further information pertaining to this recruitment please contact:

Shelley Mueller – Education Coordinator
Department of Radiological Sciences
University of California, Irvine Medical Center 101 The City Drive South
Douglas Hospital, Room 0115, Route 140
Orange, CA 92868 mueller2@hs.uci.edu 714-456-6595
714-456-6832 (fax)

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program
    -M.D. or D.O. degree
    -American Board of Radiology certified or eligible

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06995

Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Orange, CA