Nationally Recognized in Neurosciences - Physician Opportunities for Alzheimer/Dementia Specialist

Hackensack, New Jersey
Mar 31, 2021
May 30, 2021
Full Time

The Center for Memory Loss & Brain Health at the Department of Neurology at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC), a major academic medical center within the Hackensack Meridian Health system, seeks to employ a full time BE/BC Cognitive / Behavioral Neurologist.

The successful candidate will have completed a residency in Neurology and a fellowship in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry accredited by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS). Faculty rank at
Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine is commensurate with experience. The clinical focus is on patients at risk for dementia, minimal cognitive impairment, and dementia.
The Center seeks candidates with interest in outcomes research, clinical trials, translational research, and teaching of medical and graduate students and residents.
The Center espouses an inter-professional approach in which neurologists, geriatricians, social workers, neuro- and counseling psychologists strive to provide patient-centered care, accurate diagnoses, opportunities for participation in clinical trials, and to maximize community living and prevent caregiver burn-out.
This position will be jointly recruited by Florian P. Thomas, MD, PhD, Chair of the Neuroscience Institute and the Department of Neurology at HUMC and the School of Medicine, and Manisha Parulekar, MD, Director of the Division of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine at HUMC.

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is the largest, most comprehensive and integrated network in New Jersey with more than 500 patient care and physician practice locations throughout the state. It is comprised of 17 hospitals from Bergen to Ocean counties, includes three academic medical centers, has over 35,000 team members and over 7,000 physicians. HUMC is one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospital’s Award for five consecutive years.
Four HMH hospitals are among the top 10 in New Jersey by U.S. News and World Report and HUMC consistently achieves Magnet recognition for nursing excellence.

Neurosciences at HUMC:
▪ Has been recognized among the Top 50 Adult Neurology & Neurosurgery programs in U.S. News & World Report for six of the past seven years
▪ Has 60+ Team Members – Prominent specialties include epilepsy, headache, MS, stroke, neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, neuro-ophthalmology, Movement Disorders and ALS.

HMH offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package along with academic opportunities at The Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.

Submit your CV for immediate consideration to:
Carol A. Petite, B.S., M.T., AASPR
Corporate Physician Recruiter
T: 732.751.3569| F: 732.361.9122 | C: 732.673.5000

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