Vascular Neurology Physician - Comprehensive Stroke Program - Manhattan, NY

Job Description

The Department of Neurology of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is recruiting a vascular neurologist as part of further expansion of our Comprehensive Stroke Program! 

Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) has one of the busiest stroke programs in the Northeast and is a major tertiary referral center for emergent large vessel occlusions. The Department of Neurology also has a robust clinical research enterprise and is a national leader in investigator-initiated research and clinical trials, including participating as a regional coordinating center in the NIH-funded StrokeNet. In addition to over twenty  current stroke and interventional faculty, we have a robust neurology residency program and three neurointerventional and three vascular neurology fellows per year.
The successful candidate for this position will be appointed as an Assistant Professor (or higher commensurate with experience). (S)he will participate in the clinical activities within the MSHS Stroke Program at one or more of our six integrated system hospitals, including the Inpatient Stroke Teaching Service, Stroke Consult Service, Outpatient Stroke Clinic, and the Telestroke Program. Opportunities and support for clinical or bench research interests can be provided.
The chosen candidates will have the opportunity to partner with world renowned faculty at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS). Mount Sinai’s Department of Neurology is strongly committed to caring for the whole patient and places special emphasis on providing patient-centered care. The Department embraces the mission of ISMMS by pursuing an integrative approach to patient care, research, and education. We pursue all dimensions of these three components, considering them inseparable elements of the art and science of medicine. Competitive salary and benefits offered including paid time off, medical, dental, vision, and malpractice coverage.
Position Qualifications:
Medical Degree from an Accredited University
New York Medical License
Board Eligible or Board Certified in Neurology
Completed ACGME-fellowship training in Vascular Neurology, or equivalent
Committed to Mount Sinai and the communities we serve
Excellent communication, bedside manner, and organizational skills
Ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary setting
A strong work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance-driven Health System

About the Mount Sinai Health System:

The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai's vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. The Health System includes approximately 7,480 primary and specialty care physicians; 11 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 410 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 12 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics in the 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in five out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology and the South Nassau Communities Hospital is ranked 35th nationally for Urology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai West, and Mount Sinai South Nassau are ranked regionally.



The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


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Executive Director Physician Recruitment


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