Tufts Department of Medicine
Hiring Department: Rheumatology
Job Type: Full Time
Tufts Medical Center is recruiting full-time faculty to join our expanding, innovative Rheumatology Team who deliver high quality care at Tufts Medical Center’s Boston campus and community sites.
The clinical and academic focus of the position(s) are flexible, and optimally suited to individuals motivated to enrichen our portfolio in an area that complements the growth of the Division in a contemporary milieu. Fields of specific interest include medical education, musculoskeletal ultrasonography and community business development.
The Rheumatology clinical team has six physicians, two Physician Assistants and three LPNs. We provide clinical care at the Boston campus and in community-based practices (Quincy, Norfolk, Framingham, and Lowell). We have a Rheumatology fellowship program with three fellows, and actively participate in the education of internal medicine residents and students. With an additional 3 full-time Research Faculty, the Division has strong clinical research programs including a sponsored clinical trial operation. The Division has been highly successful in supporting career development of academic-minded junior faculty, and benefits from outstanding institutional research resources including clinical research training and a KL2 program.
Tufts Medical Center is an internationally respected academic medical center that prides itself in providing sophisticated, cutting-edge care in a compassionate, patient-centered way. Centrally located in downtown Boston, the Center is the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine.
Tufts Medical Center is at the forefront of medical and health policy research and consistently ranks in the top 10 percent of independent institutions receiving federal research funding. The Center is committed to its academic mission with 453 residents and fellows training in 48 programs. Our mission of advancing knowledge and training students to become future investigators drives us forward with one goal in mind – quickly turning innovative research into pioneering care.
As a proud member of Tufts Medicine, we bring together providers from both academic and community- based organizations with a shared vision of high-quality care delivered in the setting that serves our patients best.
Join Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization in our mission to heal, to comfort, to teach, to learn and to seek knowledge to promote health and prevent disease. As an employee of Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization, you will receive:
• Academic Appointment through Tufts University School of Medicine
• Excellent call schedule with fellow support
• Comprehensive Benefits and Compensation Package (e.g., medical, dental, vision coverage, disability and life insurance benefits, time for vacation, sick time, holiday and CME meeting time, competitive retirement plans with employer contribution, and CME funds)
Please forward letter of interest, three potential referees and a Curriculum Vitae to Tim McAlindon, MD, MPH through Jillian Greenberg at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately.