Neurocritical Care Faculty Position (Augusta University Medical Center)

  
Date Begin:
Jul/1/2019

Title:
Neurocritical Care Faculty Position

Company:
Augusta University Medical Center (AUMC-MCG)

Department:
Neurology

Position:
Neurointensivist

Expertise:
Neurocritical care

Region:
Southeast - Georgia

Description:
Neurocritical Care Faculty Position

The Department of Neurology at Augusta University Medical Center - Medical College of Georgia is looking for a neurologist at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level who is board eligible/certified in neurocritical care to join our growing Division of Neurocritical Care, which is a collaborative effort between the Departments of Neurology, and Neurosurgery. This position requires clinical skills and training in primary neurocritical care management. It involves attending on a busy academic neurocritical care service in AUMC, which provides primary management for all ICU-level neurology and neurosurgery patients, as well as consults for trauma patients. The candidate will participate in the teaching and training of trainees on the Neurocritical care service, including neurosurgery, and neurology residents, anesthesia and pulmonary critical care fellows, and stroke fellows.

Augusta University Medical Center has a 20-bed state of the art NEURO-ICU in Augusta, GA. The unit is outfitted with multimodality monitor and continuous EEG, and is staffed by the neurocritical care attending, vascular neurosurgeons, stroke neurologists, critical care pharmacists, nutritionists, and rehab specialists. Candidates should have completed a Neurocritical care fellowship in an accredited institution and be board certified or board eligible in Neurocritical Care and must hold an active Georgia medical license at the time of appointment. Candidates will be appointed in the Department of Neurology. Our departments are committed to teaching and research, in addition to providing outstanding patient care.

The Medical College of Georgia is Georgia’s only state-supported medical school. Established in 1828, it is one of the 10 largest medical schools. This position is based at the main campus in Augusta, Georgia. Augusta is Georgia’s second largest city and is home to the Masters Golf Tournament. The city hosts urban and suburban living with a variety of restaurants, play houses, concerts, a newly renovated symphony hall and a recently constructed minor league baseball venue for the affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. Cost of living is low and lifestyle options include outdoor activities such as equestrian, golf, fishing, kayaking, along with miles of cycling and running paths. Augusta is located in proximity to Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, and Savannah as well as the seacoast and mountains.

Interested candidates should send a CV and brief statement of interest to:

Dr. Jeff Switzer
Department of Neurology - Chair
jswitzer@augusta.edu

or

Dr. Klepper Alfredo Garcia
Neurocritical Care Division
klgarcia@augusta.edu

Contact First & Last Name:
Klepper Alfredo Garcia

Email:
klgarcia@augusta.edu

Phone:
(706) 721-1886