Nuclear Medicine Radiologist

Why Mayo Clinic
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Position description
The Nuclear Medicine (NM) Division of the Department of Radiology at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, AZ seeks an ABR board-certified (with either CAQ in Nuclear Radiology or ABNM certification), fellowship-trained NM radiologist interested in joining a growing subspecialty-focused team practicing in a collegial and supportive academic atmosphere. The division currently consists of 3 NM radiologists and several collaborating Nuclear Cardiologists, interpreting general NM, PET, Nuclear Cardiology, skeletal survey CT, and performing NM-related procedures and therapies (including Lu-177 dotatate, Lu-177 PSMA). The new colleague will enjoy a NM position that prioritizes clinical care, while offering exciting research and educational opportunities.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years post fellowship NM imaging experience with more than 80% of time devoted to NM imaging, procedures and therapy, with proven excellence in clinical practice, education, and leadership. Exceptional candidates will hold current rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor, have significant previous research and leadership experience, outstanding clinical expertise, and a strong history of broad interdisciplinary collaboration with specialties including other divisions within Radiology, as well as Oncology, Cardiology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Urology and ENT. Individuals with funded research, or interest in establishing a small animal research program, are encouraged to apply.

The Department of Radiology at Mayo Clinic Arizona currently has 50 radiologists, 5 physicists, 16 residents and 6 fellows. By 2022, we plan to deploy a NM fellowship for 1 candidate per year. Our residency program is top ranked, and we anticipate growth in both residency and fellowship positions. The NM Division enjoys strong allied health and administrative support. NM equipment includes 2 PET CT scanners (with approval for a 3rd), 1 PET MR, 5 SPECT CT, 2 DSPECT, 1 SPECT, 1 molecular breast imaging camera, 2 uptake probes, and 3 hot labs. We also have an onsite cyclotron with one PhD level radiochemist and support staff, which produces multiple clinical and research radiopharmaceuticals.

The ongoing Mayo Clinic Arizona campaign entitled “Arizona. Bold. Forward.” commits $750 million to double the size of the Phoenix campus, resulting in 375 inpatient beds and adding 1.4 million square feet to the campus. Mayo Clinic Arizona is consistently ranked No. 1 in the state of Arizona by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals and is the only Arizona hospital on the prestigious U.S. News Honor Roll (No. 16 in the U.S. overall). Mayo Clinic Arizona has a top ranked medical school and is also affiliated with Arizona State University.
License or certification
Candidates must have completed a full residency in Diagnostic Radiology and hold ABR certification, as well as at least a full year fellowship in NM imaging.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Physicians & Scientists
Career profile
Physician Radiology
Job posting number
Marissa Anderson
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