Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) Neurology Department, in Phoenix, Arizona, seeks
Senior Leader to direct Academic/Research Neuro-Oncology Division.
BNI is a focused neuroscience institute with world class neurosurgery, neuroradiology, and active multidisciplinary programs to care for patients with primary and metastatic brain tumors. More patients with gliomas are treated at BNI than anywhere else in the nation. Our Division currently consists of three Neuro-Oncologists, active in patient care and clinical research.
The BNI Neurology Department is comprised of over 40 faculty members, a vibrant neurology residency program & multiple subspecialty Fellowships.
Successful candidate will have the resources to continue to build this active service, and will be expected to have a major role in clinical and/or translational research activities.
Endowed Chair available for the appropriate candidate.
In addition to a BNI faculty position, candidate will be affiliated with University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix and Creighton University School of Medicine.
BNI residency program admits 7 Residents annually, and supports multiple Fellowship programs.
Clinic resources for outpatient neurology patients includes a dedicated outpatient neurology infusion center; large, state-of the-art facilities; inpatient headache treatment program; and an established network including neuro-ophthalmology, neurosurgery, social work, neuro-psychology/psychiatry and physical therapy.
An active Neuro-Oncology Fellowship program is in place.
Medical students from University of Arizona College of Medicine and Creighton University School of Medicine rotate through the department.
Close collaboration with Neurosurgery and Neurobiology Departments where most BNI laboratory scientists have their primary appointments.
Candidates must be Board Certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and successfully completed a Neuro-Oncology Fellowship program.
BNI offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package that includes a relocation allowance.
Please send a letter of interest along with your CV via email to: Jeremy M. Shefner, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology Chair, Senior Vice President Barrow Neurological Institute to: Patricia.Rains@DignityHealth.org.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Barrow Neurological Institute
Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) is an internationally recognized leader in neurology and neurosurgery, with subspecialty clinics in neuro-oncology, headache, movement disorders, concussion and brain and spinal traumas, neuromuscular diseases, stroke, cerebrovascular, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive disorders, craniofacial, neuro-ophthalmology, and neuro-otology disorders.
Barrow clinicians and researchers are devoted to providing excellent patient care and finding better ways to treat neurological disorders. Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center (SJHMC) is ranked 15th in the country for neurological and neurosurgical care (US News & World Report). SJHMC is a 595+ bed medical surgical not-for-profit hospital with a Level One Trauma Unit, Neuro-ICU, EMU, and state-of-the-art mobile Barrow Emergency Stroke Treatment Unit (BESTU).
Located in the heart of Phoenix, BNI draws patients from the entire United States, Mexico, Canada, and worldwide. Home to several centers of excellence, including Barrow Brain Tumor Research Center, Barrow Center for Neuromodulation, Gregory W. Fulton ALS and Neuromuscular Disease Center, Tom & ...Jan Lewis Migraine Treatment Program, and Lonnie & Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center.
Phoenix is an ideal place to raise a family, with excellent schools and well-respected state universities. This southwestern city offers year-round sunshine and opens the door to a variety of recreational activities with dozens of golf courses in the metro area and across the state, hundreds of hiking trails, nearby lakes for fishing and boating, and cool air mountain retreats just a couple of hours away -- a perfect balance of an exciting and stimulating work environment and comfortable lifestyle.
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