The Department of Neurology at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC), a major academic medical center within the Hackensack Meridian Health system, seeks to employ two separate full-time positions in stroke and neurocritical care. Candidates will have completed a residency in Neurology and fellowship in their respective area of either stroke or neurocritical care. Candidates should be BE/BC and from a fellowship program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS). Faculty rank at Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine is commensurate with experience.
The stroke program at HUMC is a Joint Commission accredited Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) serving over 700 total stroke patients a year. The center seeks vascular trained specialists to join the regional stroke program. The stroke program is supported by a robust team of neuro-interventional specialists, stroke APN’s and a dedicated stroke unit.
Through additional hiring of NCC providers, HUMC is forming a 24/7 neurocritical care team and a closed neurocritical care service. The service will support all complex neurosurgical, stroke, epilepsy, and other neuroscience conditions. A new dedicated NCC unit will be part of HUMC’s new hospital tower, expected to open by 2023.
The vascular neurology position will be recruited by the Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases led by Martin Gizzi, MD, PhD and Florian P. Thomas, MD, PhD. The Neurocritical Care position will be recruited by the Director of Neurocritical Care Kaitlin Reilly, MD, PhD and Florian P. Thomas, MD, PhD. The Department is led by Florian P. Thomas, MD, PhD, Founding Chair of the Department of Neurology and the Neuroscience Institute at HUMC and the School of Medicine.
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