The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester Medical Center located in Rochester, NY is recruiting for a spinal cord injury subspecialist. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is tracking on a rapid faculty and real estate growth initiative consisting of an already approved acute inpatient subspecialty neurorehabilitation unit opening FY21. This position will provide clinical expertise to our spinal cord injury patients within the consult service, acute and subacute inpatient rehabilitation beds, as well as our growing spinal cord injury outpatient population. This role carries ample opportunity to pursue academic scholarly activity and research interfacing collaboratively with the Dept. of PM&R UR Neurorestorative Institute as well as with the Dept. of Neurology/Neurosurgery Del Monte Neuroscience Institute.
Ideal candidates would be BC/BE and fellowship trained in spinal cord injury and/or a minimum of 5 years of experience managing SCI patients and would also have a keen interest in teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and medical students.
We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package, including a relocation stipend, malpractice, generous CME allowance, and more. Additionally, the Rochester/Western upstate NY area offers a low cost of living, nationally recognized schools and colleges and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping, professional/collegiate sports venues and activities for the outdoor enthusiast including the Adirondack mountains and finger lakes wine region.
Please apply with CV, references and with any questions to:
Rajeev K. Patel, MD
Chair, Department of PM&R
Administrative contact: 585-275-3274
About University of Rochester Medical Center
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers. It forms the centerpiece of the University of Rochester’s health research, teaching and patient care missions.
URMC includes Strong Memorial Hospital, the Eastman Institute for Oral Health, the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, with its faculty practice (University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group), and the University of Rochester School of Nursing.