Division Chief, Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine

Opportunities

Rush University Medical Center, located in downtown Chicago, IL, is seeking a Division Chief of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine.

The successful candidate will be a physician or physician scientist with a strong vision for growth and demonstrate a commitment to clinical service, community engagement, research and academic excellence. Qualified candidates must have an established reputation in the field and a strong record of collaborative leadership. In addition, they must have an MD or equivalent degree, be board-certified/board-eligible and possess credentials that merit appointment as Professor or senior level Associate Professor.

The Division is consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s top geriatrics program. It has a long history of excellence in clinical care, training, education, and research and is home to the Rush Institute for Healthy Aging. The Division has a thriving research arm with more than $7 million in annual funding. This growing Division of more than 20 faculty members has many new clinical and educational programs with opportunities for research and scholarly growth. Candidates would be joining an established group in an academic setting with clinical programs in sub-acute care and hospice as well as inpatient and ambulatory geriatrics.

Maggie McGauley

Maggie McGauley

Faculty Recruiter
312-563-0005
Margaret_McGauley@rush.edu
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Opportunity Criteria

  • Specialty

    Geriatric 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
312-563-0005
Margaret_McGauley@rush.edu

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