Division Head - Rheumatology

Academic Leadership - Division Head - Rheumatology

Detroit, MI 48202
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Merritt Hawkins

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The Department of Academics at Merritt Hawkins has partnered with Henry Ford Health System and the Department of Medicine to recruit additional faculty leadership to one of the most prestigious health systems in the country. We are seeking a dynamic leader for this very important role as Division Head of Rheumatology

Position: Division Head, Rheumatology
  • Seeking leader with a strong academic background to continue the long history of this Division. Henry Ford Health System was among the first worldwide to focus on the specialty of rheumatology over 70 years ago.
  • This leader is also responsible for advancing the medical education mission and ensuring a robust, innovative fellowship program and an environment of scholarly inquiry. The rheumatology fellowship program consists of four total fellows.
  • Seeking a proven leader and collaborator who can bring national reputation and energy to the Division. You will work with other leaders within the Henry Ford Medical Group and Henry Ford Health System to develop and implement best practices for inpatient and outpatient care.
  • Expand upon the established successful research within the Division. There is currently NIH supported translational research in lupus and vasculitis, and successful clinical research in place.
Henry Ford Health System (HFHS), located in Detroit, Michigan, is one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers. The Division Head will provide oversight for Rheumatology within the Department of Medicine for the Henry Ford Medical Group (HFMG). The Division provides care at multiple satellite clinics and three (3) health system hospitals. The division currently consists of 8 faculty members and 4 fellows.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.