The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine and the MetroHealth System (MHS) is recruiting for a full-time Musculoskeletal/Pain Medicine academic physiatrist. The primary clinical focus is the outpatient management of musculoskeletal conditions and chronic pain. Depending on training and practice preference, other duties may include interventional pain procedures, ultrasound guided procedures, electrodiagnostic medicine, and or sports medicine. Qualified candidates will be BC/BE in PM&R. BC/BE in Pain Medicine is desirable. Qualified candidates will have demonstrated clinical skills, team leadership ability, and interest in teaching. The position has significant resident and medical student teaching responsibilities. Research time and funding are available for clinical research activities for qualified candidates. Academic appointment will be commensurate with experience.
Please submit a letter of interest, CV and contact information for three references to:
John Chae, MD Professor and Chair, Department of PM&R Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine MetroHealth Rehabilitation Institute of Ohio 4229 Pearl Road Cleveland, OH 44109-1998 Email: email@example.com
In employment, as in education, CWRU School of Medicine and the MHS are committed to Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Vacation: 4-weeks; CME: 10 days; Professional Development Fund; professional liability and tail coverage; retirement; life insurance; health insurance; prescription plan; vision/dental insurance; deferred compensation, flexible reimbursement accounts; direct deposit; and credit union.
About Case Western Reserve University and the MetroHealth System
The MetroHealth System (MHS) is a major teaching hospital of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine and the home of the CWRU department of PM&R. The MHS includes a 450-bed mission-driven essential academic medical center and is a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, a Level I Trauma Center and a federally designated Spinal Cord Injury Model System Center. The MetroHealth Reha...bilitation Institute of Ohio (MRIO) is a free-standing rehabilitation hospital featuring CARF-accredited PM&R inpatient and outpatient services. Our 67 acute inpatient rehabilitation beds are divided into distinct units for brain injury, stroke and spinal cord injury, with extensive outpatient facilities on the main campus and multiple community-based satellites featuring neurological rehabilitation, musculoskeletal/sports medicine and pain medicine. The Department includes 29 clinical and research faculty, a 21 resident PM&R training program, a Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship, a Brain Injury Medicine Fellowship and more than 300 clinical and support staff. The MRIO has over $30 million in research funding and is internationally renowned for its clinical research in the application of electrical stimulation for the treatment of CNS paralysis and chronic musculoskeletal pain. The department of PM&R presently ranks #5 in NIH funding among U.S. medical school PM&R departments. Cleveland is rated as one of the most livable cities in the nation. Further information is available at: http://www.metrohealth.org/rehab, http://casemed.case.edu and www.cleveland.com.