Chief, Section of Multiple Sclerosis

Opportunities

The Department of Neurology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL is seeking a board certified/ board eligible Multiple Sclerosis specialist to fill the position of Chief of the Section of Multiple Sclerosis. The ideal candidate will possess strong academic and clinical expertise. This opportunity provides exposure to one of the largest Multiple Sclerosis Centers in the Midwest.

The Rush Multiple Sclerosis Center has been recognized as a Center for Comprehensive Care through the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's Partners in MS Care program. Centers for Comprehensive Care are led by clinicians with demonstrated knowledge and experience in treating MS; offer and coordinate a full array of medical, nursing, mental health, rehabilitation and social services and have a strong collaborative relationship with the National MS Society.

Our dedicated MS specialists take a proactive approach to treating this often complex disease. At Rush, treatments are tailored to each person's type of MS, and may include cutting-edge or experimental therapies in addition to existing treatments. As world-renowned researchers, doctors at the center can offer you investigational MS treatment opportunities before they are widely available.

All of our team members, from our physicians and nurses to technicians and office staff, work exclusively with MS patients. And we collaborate with other specialists at Rush, including physical and occupational therapists and psychologists, to ensure that our patients have all of the support they need.

Leah Tyrrell

Leah Tyrrell

Director, Faculty Recruitment
leah_m_tyrrell@rush.edu
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Opportunity Criteria

  • Specialty

    Neuromuscular Disease

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.

Leah Tyrrell

Leah Tyrrell

Director, Faculty Recruitment
leah_m_tyrrell@rush.edu

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