Academic Neurocritical Care Faculty Position (Albany Medical Center)

  
Title:
Academic Neurocritical Care Faculty Position

Company:
Albany Medical Center

Department:
Neurology, Albany Medical College

Position:
Faculty in Division of Neurocritical Care

Expertise:
Neurocritical Care Fellowship trained

Region:
Upstate New York

Description:
The Department of Neurology and the Neurosciences Institute of the Albany Medical Center is seeking a BC/BE Neurologist with fellowship training in Neurointensive Care. Additional Board Certification in Vascular Neurology is not required, but would be preferred. The successful candidate will join 2 other neurointensivists and a team of dedicated neurovascular interventionalists, neurosurgeons, neurointensive care/stroke nurse practitioners, available 24/7. The practice will include participation in research studies, educational activities of the medical students, residents and fellows and coverage of busy inpatient service. We have a 15-bed state-of-the-art stroke unit and a dedicated new12-bed Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit hosting a latest generation CT scan. The Neurointensivist will also hold an Academic position as an Assistant or Associate Professor at the Albany Medical College, which is one of the oldest medical schools in the country, founded in 1839.

Albany Medical Center is one of the “Top 100” Stroke Hospitals in the U.S., is both TJC and New York State Department of Health Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Level-1 Trauma Center, with a catchment area of almost 3 million people. It serves as a major referral center of upstate New York and surrounding States such as Vermont and western Massachusetts.

Albany, the capital of New York State, is a mid-size cosmopolitan city with small town and rural appeal offering high quality of life and easy access to New York City, Boston and Montreal. Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly 1,000,000 residents. The 3 cities of the capital region–Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, and their suburbs offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups. Albany, is home for the State University in Albany, the School of Public Health, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, and multiple private colleges, and offers a wide variety of culturally events. It is within easy driving distance to New York City, Boston, and Montréal, as well as the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid, Saratoga, and Lake George. It is a wonderful place to raise the family and enjoy activities related to all 4 seasons. To learn more about the Capital Region, please visit www.AMC.edu/greatplace.

Please send inquiries and a C.V. to:

Panayiotis N. Varelas, MD, PhD, FNCS, FAAN
Chair, Department of Neurology
Albany Medical College
varelap@amc.edu

Or

Valerie D’Aloia
Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Albany Med Faculty Physicians
(518) 262-1333