Assistant Ultrasound Director


The Department of Emergency Medicine at Rush University Medical Center is seeking a residency-trained, BC/BE Emergency Medicine physician to join our Department’s Division of Emergency Ultrasound as Assistant Ultrasound Director. The Division of Emergency Ultrasound at Rush University Medical Center is an active and well-supported division, overseeing point-of-care ultrasound education, credentialing, and daily administrative responsibilities for medical students, residents, fellows, faculty, and military personnel.

Our academic Emergency Department sees 72,000 patients a year in a state-of-the-art, 40,000 square foot ED. Rush Emergency Medicine proudly serves one of the most diverse urban communities in the country. We have a three-year EM residency program with 36 residents and a very strong ultrasound curriculum. We also have fellowships in emergency ultrasound, simulation, and addiction medicine. We lead multiple local, regional, and national ultrasound workshops and have an active research team, averaging over 50 publications per year.

Our division’s resources include 4 Zonare ZS-3s and 3 Mindray TE7s. We use Q-Path E for QA and are in the process of integrating with our EMR (Epic) and will officially begin billing for our ultrasound exams in the next few months.

The position includes clinical, administrative, and teaching responsibilities, as well as opportunities to become involved with a number of active research projects. Candidates must have successfully completed residency training in Emergency Medicine and an Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship. We are seeking teachers and leaders who are dedicated to advancing point-of-care ultrasound and emergency medicine.

Interested candidates, please address your CV and cover letter to:

Michael Gottlieb, MD – Director of Emergency Ultrasound

Department of Emergency Medicine

via email to Maggie McGauley, Faculty Recruiter at

Maggie McGauley

Maggie McGauley

Faculty Recruiter
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Opportunity Criteria

  • Specialty

    Emergency Medicine

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Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

More about Rush University Medical Center:

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus.

Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.

Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018–2019 “America's Best Hospitals” issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall.

Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2018.

Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status—the highest honor in nursing—and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation.

Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals—and 15 major teaching hospitals—four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics.

The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights organization that advocates for equality for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer/questioning named Rush University Medical Center a leader in LGBT Health Equality for the tenth consecutive year.

Maggie McGauley

Maggie McGauley

Faculty Recruiter

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