Physician Scientist - Cardiovascular Genomics at Mayo Clinic
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Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2016-2017), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a regarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you - including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists - to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.
The Mayo Clinic Departments of Cardiovascular Diseases and Clinical Genomics and Center for Individualized Medicine seeks an outstanding Physician-Scientist to lead the program in Cardiovascular Genomics and help grow the Cardiogenomics Clinical Practice. This institutionally-funded physician-scientist position is intended to develop a new independent translational and/or clinical research program leading to important discoveries and clinical applications that will impact currently unmet needs of cardiovascular patients. This position includes a substantial amount of protected time for research.
We are seeking a board-certified MD or MD/PhD candidate with broad understanding of genomics and cardiovascular disease. The candidate must possess clinical experience as well as experience directing research projects, securing extramural funding, and a strong publication record. A proven record of collaborative science endeavors is also desired.
The Department of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic in Florida is part of one enterprise Cardiovascular Department across all Mayo Clinic sites. The research portfolio at Mayo Clinic in Florida is supported by NIH grants, foundation awards and philanthropic gifts.
Mayo Clinic is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that spans across three group practice sites. We support a vibrant research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical and population sciences. In 2014, the institution received nearly $371 million in extramural research awards, supplemented with over $276 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic has a large number of world class faculty
laboratory and state-of-the-art shared resource facilities, including those for microscopy and imaging, cell and molecular biology, animal models, production of iPS cells and clinical grade MSCs, biomedical engineering and mathematics, materials testing, a Medical Genomics Facility, Molecular and Microscopic Core Facilities, and unique Human Disease Tissue Banks. We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural funding, capital equipment funding, technical and
computational resources and exceptional benefits.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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