Professor – Cardio/Thoracic Surgery

first_imgBaylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery and Baylor College ofMedicine are committed to excellence in surgical care, educationand research. Ideally situated in the heart of the world’s largestmedical center, the 150 members of the Department practice in theTexas Medical Center at iconic institutions, including BSLMC, TexasChildren’s Hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital, and the Michael E.DeBakey VA Medical Center.The BCM Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery performs a high volumeof adult cardiac operations annually at three affiliated hospitals.BSLMC, also home to the Texas Heart Institute (THI), is a renownedquaternary medical center with a pioneering tradition incardiovascular surgery. Substantial resources will be available tothe successfully recruited candidate to further grow and develop anationally prominent clinical and research program in adult cardiacsurgery. The Division trains 15 cardiothoracic surgery residentsand advanced cardiac surgery fellows and maintains a robustresearch program in clinical, translational, and basic scienceresearch.SummaryThe Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Michael E. DeBakeyDepartment of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is aseeking a Chief of cardiothoracic surgery to help lead the adultcardiac surgery program at the Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center(BSLMC).Ideal candidates will have an established track record of clinicalexcellence in cardiac surgery with incorporation of innovativesurgical techniques, including minimally invasive cardiac surgery,all-arterial coronary artery bypass surgery, aortic surgery, and/ortranscatheter and endovascular procedures. Candidates should have astrong commitment to teaching cardiothoracic surgery residents andadvanced fellows and leading clinical and translational researchefforts.ABTS board certification or board eligibility is required and thecandidate must qualify for a full and unrestricted Texas medicallicense. An established track record in clinical research ispreferred.Enthusiastic applicants seeking a perfect balance of excellence inpatient care and a wide range of opportunities for scholarlyactivities should upload the following for consideration:curriculum vitae, narrative description of clinical, research andacademics, as well as resident teaching experience and a list ofreferences.Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Equal Access Employer.2317CA; CHlast_img read more