Pediatric Interventional Cardiology/Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Heart Institute
Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: JHACH.PIC.05.01.23
The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Heart Institute seeks a second pediatric interventional cardiologist for our growing program. This is a full-time faculty position in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology with employment through All Children’s Specialty Physicians (a multi-specialty physician practice with over 200 physicians) or Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The Heart Institute provides comprehensive pediatric and congenital cardiac care into adulthood as well as pediatric heart transplantation. We have been providing pediatric cardiology services for children with congenital heart disease since 1977.
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital (JHACH) is a 259-bed teaching hospital, ranked as a U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospital in four pediatric specialties (2022-2023). We have been consistently ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the state of Florida. JHACH is the only US hospital outside the Baltimore/Washington, D.C. location that is part of the Johns Hopkins Medicine system.
The Interventional Cardiology team at JHACH performs the full spectrum of cardiac interventions in a dedicated pediatric cath lab, which includes a brand-new state-of-the-art 3D rotational Siemens system. Our current volume is roughly 30 procedures each month (350 annually) with that volume expected to increase. Our Electrophysiology lab is currently having the same Siemens system installed and will be operational in the summer of 2023 and can also serve as a second catheterization lab. The interventional service is supported by 7 well-trained cath lab technologist/nursing team members.
The candidate will be responsible for performing cardiac catheterization in a shared model to cover Monday-Friday in the lab with shared call through the weekends.
The candidate will also participate in inpatient attending activities and outpatient clinics.
Additional responsibilities include participation in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.
Participation in service activities on behalf of the department and profession, including being active in national organizations.
Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of interest with a goal of developing collaborative or independent, internal/external funded research as well as publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Pediatric residency and Pediatric Cardiology fellowship training program
Successful completion of advanced training in a Pediatric Interventional Cardiology fellowship
Board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Cardiology
Demonstrated involvement in clinical or basic science research through publications anticipated or published in peer-reviewed journals
The ability to be employed at time of appointment with valid citizenship/visa status
Qualified candidates are eligible for a faculty appointment at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. There are many opportunities for physicians to develop clinical, educational, and research interests.
We offer a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits including medical malpractice insurance with tail insurance, relocation assistance, paid time and expenses for CME, 403(B) retirement plan, short and long-term disability coverage, life insurance and health benefits.
The Tampa-St. Petersburg area is a premier place to work and live, offering year-round sunshine, abundant cultural and recreational activities, sports venues and excellent schools. We are centrally located to many of Florida's amenities, minutes from the beautiful gulf beaches, two hours from Orlando, and four hours from Miami. To learn details, please contact: