The University of Maryland Department of Anesthesiology is growing. We are seeking board-eligible/board-certified Anesthesiologists of all academic ranks who possess a strong commitment to academic anesthesiology, especially those with interests in joining the Divisions of Pediatric, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, or Adult Multispecialty Anesthesiology. Responsibilities include clinical care and teaching of fellows, residents, medical students, student nurse anesthetists, and paramedics. The Department offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a generous retirement plan. Academic time is available for academic, scholarly and administrative activities. Candidates must be ABA board eligible/certified.
Positions available in the following areas:
Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology:
Subspecialty-board certified pediatric anesthesiologists provide dedicated 24 x 7 anesthesia coverage for over 3,000 cases per year, representing the complete scope of pediatric anesthesiology, including: open-heart, kidney transplantation and neonatal emergent surgery as well as more routine procedures involving children presenting for ENT, proton-beam irradiation and acute pain management procedures. Preference will be given to those qualified candidates with interest in and/or experience staffing open heart surgeries for congenital heart disease. Candidates must be certified (or eligible) for added ABA subspecialty qualifications in pediatrics.
Critical Care Medicine:
Faculty members in the Division of Critical Care Medicine provide care for patients in the surgical intensive care unit, neurosciences intensive care unit, cardiac surgical intensive care unit, and trauma/neurotrauma intensive care units at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Division faculty serve as site investigators for investigator-initiated multi-center trials and are involved in unique clinical, translational and basic science research with collaborators from the Shock Trauma and Anesthesiology Organized Research Center. Faculty members oversee an ACGME-approved fellowship. Candidates must be certified (or eligible) for added ABA subspecialty qualifications in critical care medicine or in neurocritical care.
Cardiothoracic Division faculty members staff cases at two hospitals, providing anesthesia for over 1,600 patients (50 heart-lung transplants; 1,000 on-pump cases) and performing over 1,400 TEE studies. The division’s research is focused on blood management and disorders of coagulation and there are numerous opportunities for clinical, translational, and basic research. Faculty members oversee an ACGME-approved fellowship. Candidates must be fellowship-trained and certified (or eligible) in Perioperative TEE.
Division of Adult Multispecialty Anesthesiology:
Faculty members in the Adult Multispecialty Division provide anesthesia for more than 22,000 cases per year including orthopedic surgery, endoscopy, vascular, neurosurgery, ophthalmology, ENT, gynecology, plastics, podiatry, urology, transplantation, oncology and general surgery. Anesthetic care is provided in 27 modern surgical suites, two endoscopy suites and off-floor locations throughout the University of Maryland Medical Center. Candidates with fellowship training are preferred.
For immediate consideration, please send a letter of interest, C.V. and three references to:
Peter Rock, M.D., M.B.A., F.C.C.M.
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
22 S. Greene Street, S11C00
Baltimore, MD 21201
The University of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.