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Cardiothoracic (Chest) Imaging - Columbia, MO, USA

Job Description

Job Description

Cardiothoracic (Chest) Imaging
Onsite, Remote, Part-Time
Academic Radiology - University of Missouri
All Ranks 
Non-Tenure Track 

The University of Missouri’s School of Medicine,  Department of Radiology , is expanding, and searching for a Cardiothoracic Radiologist to join our growing radiology practice. This is an excellent career opportunity for candidates just starting their careers, as well as experienced candidates to join a thriving academic radiology department. 

The University of Missouri is a sponsoring institution of J1 visas. Candidates are highly encouraged to apply for our Cardiothoracic Imaging opportunity!

Our Clinical Model 

Faculty in our Cardiothoracic Division have responsibilities in cardiopulmonary radiology, including conventional radiographs with a full complement of advanced imaging, including CT and MRI.. Our Cardiothoracic radiologists enjoy very collaborative relationships with referring providers and participate in multidisciplinary conferences. 

  • Join a department of 30+ radiologists –  Meet our Team  
  • Responsibilities are:  
    • Expected mix of teaching to clinical work:  
      • ~80% Clinical 
      • ~10% Teaching/Education 
      • ~10% Administration
    • Teaching 
      • ~75% of the time spent overreading residents & fellows  
  • Expected schedule:
    • Onsite, Remote, Hybrid Remote, or Part-Time opportunities available
    • Monday – Friday, 8AM – 5PM 
    • ½ - 1 day per week for administrative time 
  • Expected call schedule 
    • ~Every 6 weeks 
      • McKesson PACS, PowerscribeOne for Dictation
        • Cerner EMR  
  • Equipment 
    • Siemens: Mix of 1.5 and 3T MRI scanners 
  • Compensation Structure
    • Base salary + Incentive
    • Competitive total compensation package
    • Early hiring incentives available for those just starting or finishing fellowship
Our Educational Model 
As educators, the Cardiothoracic Imaging Division is an integral part of University of Missouri (MU) medical student and post-graduate trainee education. We offer eight radiology fellowship programs, including a non-ACGME accredited 
Cardiothoracic Imaging Fellowship , which we accept one fellow per year.  

We have a strong long-standing  ACGME-accredited Diagnostic Radiology residency program  which accepts six residents per year. Our diagnostic residency program offers the Early Specialization in Interventional Radiology Residency (ESIR) pathway. We also accept one resident per year for our ACGME-accredited Nuclear Medicine residency program. As of July 2021, we introduced our new Independent Interventional Radiology residency program.  
Our Research Model 
Looking to the future, MU is making huge investments in medical research. Learn more about what we’re doing in research here -   NextGen Precision Health Institute
We have a strong basic science division with strength in MRI physics. Research coordinator and biostatistical support for clinical faculty research projects are provided. 

Contact Email:
Employer: University of Missouri Healthcare
Location: Columbia, MO, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Radiology
Salary Range: