Clinical Co-Director, Cardiovascular Medicine - University of MD School of Medicine


Clinical Co-Director, Cardiovascular Medicine (3-309-1019)- The Department of Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine invites nominations and applications for a clinical cardiologist to co-direct our Cardiovascular Medicine Division.  This position will be responsible for the overall clinical direction of the Division and for fostering highly collaborative efforts with our clinical partners across the University of Maryland Medical System. 

Successful candidates will focus on service lines to enhance the local, regional and national reputation of the division and will grow procedure volumes and market share for cardiology patient services.  Ideal candidates will possess outstanding clinical skills with a strong commitment and experience in patient care and teaching, as well as a history of successful clinical research.  We expect that this position will participate in all aspects of the clinical cardiology programs at the University of Maryland Medical Center (downtown and midtown campuses) and the Baltimore VA Medical Center, and also anticipate that this position will encourage and promote commercialization of technology, as well as increase clinical research activities. 

This position requires a MD degree from a recognized accredited university (or foreign equivalent) and successful fellowship training in cardiovascular medicine.  Candidates must also be eligible for an unrestricted Maryland medical license and be board certified in cardiovascular medicine. 

We offer competitive salary and benefits, including medical/dental benefits, disability plans, retirement plans, and more!  The Baltimore-Washington DC area is a highly desirable area to live in with good school systems and outstanding entertainment and recreational opportunities - all within driving distance. 

Expected faculty rank is Associate Professor or higher, however, final rank, tenure status and salary will be commensurate with selected candidate’s experience.  When applying, please submit a current CV, brief description of career plans and goals, and contact information of four references. 

UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy. 

Client Description

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is the heart of the University of Maryland Medical System's downtown campus. The hospital provides comprehensive care for the West Baltimore community and tertiary care for Maryland and the surrounding area. The hospital has more intensive care beds than any other hospital in Maryland.

Hospital Description

UMMC is an 814-licensed bed medical center offering inpatient and outpatient treatment, as well as emergency and urgent care. Long known for exceptional treatment in trauma, cancer and children’s medicine, UMMC continues to be a leader in preparing physicians to care for patients in a variety of fields. Our 8900 employees—highly trained and dedicated staff, nurses and physicians—provide patients with the most innovative treatment through the latest technology.

UMMC serves community health care and education with the commitment of improving Baltimore and its residents.  We are a valued employer and a strong presence in the West Baltimore community and throughout the state.

Community Description

Baltimore is one of the most interesting Mid-Atlantic cities for entertainment and affordable living. Packed with art, music and sports, Baltimore has plenty to do each season. Weekends host some of the best ethnic and music festivals, outdoor dining and shopping. The surrounding area offers up rail trails that run north to Pennsylvania and across Western Maryland. Hiking, biking, tubing and even whitewater rafting satisfies outdoor interests.

Baltimore is home to many neighborhoods with distinct personalities that attract people from all over the country. There is also a strong collection of colleges and universities, as well as public and private schools. With a hometown symphony, baseball and football teams, and a variety of seafood and local charm, Baltimore serves as a comfortable yet stimulating town.

Position Code
3-309-1019 FY 21
University of Maryland Medical Center
22 S Greene St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Christina Harmon
Physician Sourcing and Retention Specialist
phone: (443) 462-5236
Preferred Specialty
Cardiology, General

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