Stroke Neurology Physician

Highly ranked medical school with comprehensive stroke center

iowa city, IA 52242
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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier academic physician search firm, is a assisting a reputable, rapidly growing and award-winning Department of Neurology at a top-ranked Midwest Academic Institution. This is an opportunity to joing a Comprehensive Stroke Center and department that is perennially ranked by U.S. News World & Report as one of the best in the country. Also ranked by Forbes Magazine as America’s Best Health Care Employer for the last two years, this opportunity offers a rewarding work-environment, great work-life balance, and competitive compensation.
We are seeking a board eligible or certified, fellowship-trained Vascular/Stroke Neurologist from either academic or non-academic backgrounds. 2017 Fellows or applicants who need H1B visa sponsorship are welcome to apply.
  • Work in an award-winning program and Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Active inpatient ward, ICU, outpatient clinic, and busy Interventional NeuroRadiology service
  • Benefit from excellent Academic development programs with grants awarded to obtain your Master’s in Public Health
  • Opportunity to be involved in Clinical Stroke Trials with access to NIH StrokeNet Regional Coordinating Center
  • Teach medical student, residents, and vascular neurology fellows
  • Stroke program has been ACGME accredited for 10 years and currently has 2 fellows
  • Residents and fellows take primary call—take 12 weeks of stroke call per year
  • Protected time for teaching, research, and program development
  • Excellent salary commensurate with academic rank well above the 50th percentile with additional RVU metric-based and teaching or research based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including excellent retirement contribution and relocation assistance
In addition to practicing at a highly ranked medical school, you will live in one of the best-educated and safest communities in the country. The city offers a cosmopolitan flavor without the traffic, crime, or high cost of living associated with a metropolitan area. The area also features the following attributes:
  • Outstanding public schools, typically ranked in the top 1% nationally
  • World-class entertainment, eclectic culinary experiences, as well as an abundance of literary, musical, and cultural opportunities
  • Gorgeous custom homes built on large lots with prices under $150/sq. ft.
  • Immediate airport access and convenient proximity to multiple major metropolitan areas
If you would like to be considered please call or email Anna Zweig, at (800) 876-0500 ext. 1641 soon and reference NEUR-10447.

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.