Job Description

*National Jewish Health - Main Campus · Medicine - Cardiology Division
Denver, CO
Full Time (40 hours per week), Day Shift and Evening Shift, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm :00 am - 5:00 pm
Posted 10/20/2017
Req # 5-10228

Responsibilities include predominantly outpatient clinical care and offers opportunities for research.  A successful candidate will have completed (or be completing) a cardiology fellowship from an outstanding academic program, possess superb clinical skills, and have a commitment academics and scholarship.  National Jewish Health is the ideal place to practice medicine for those who seek a perfect work/life balance, while still having the opportunity to see a diverse and interesting patient population. 
Cardiology Opportunity       


  • The Division of Cardiology is known for its state-of-the-art patient care and serves as a tertiary/quaternary referral center for diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease secondary to pulmonary disease
  • Academic environment lends itself to clinical excellence, research, and teaching opportunities as desired.
  • Robust clinical program cares for challenging patients from all over the country as well as locally for a variety of conditions amongst world class colleagues in every discipline.
  • Research opportunities in clinical, translational, and basic science research; and pharmaceutical drug trials.

Financial Package


  • This opportunity is an employed position within the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine
  • Salary range is commensurate with experience according to the AAMC guidelines
  • Malpractice insurance included
  • Health and life insurance included
  • Retirement plan included
  • Moving expenses - paid up to one tenth of annual salary
  • Vacation time - Full time faculty required to work 46 weeks per year


Evidence of excellence in clinical practice and/or administration as shown by: Quality of care, Patient volumes, Referral patterns, Positions in professional societies, Subspecialty certification, Examiner for a specialty board, Significant participation on National Jewish and/or departmental committees and administration, Implementation of innovative clinical programs and Evidence of excellence in scholarly activities.

Usually a minimum of 20 peer-reviewed publications will be necessary to be considered for this rank. Publications should be based on outstanding, original, and innovative research findings and/or important clinical applications of basic science. For appointment or promotion to this rank, the six most important first author/senior author publications will be reviewed for evidence of original and significant scholarship. As appropriate, the development and dissemination of intellectual properties may also be considered. Established track record in funding an independent research program. This includes both salary or career development awards and competitive funding for the laboratory program. An established track record includes a demonstrated ability to renew competitive funding for the research program after completion of the first grant cycle. Contributions to build the Center's overall research program. Development/management of core research facilities or funding a component of a program project grant or its equivalent are examples of this type of contribution. Establishment of a national reputation as a researcher, especially as demonstrated by scholarship, publications, participation in NIH study sections and equivalent review groups, and/or offices in professional societies.





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