JOB POSTING- Children's Hospital of Detroit


Director Cardiac Electrophysiology and Arrhythmias Services – Children's Hospital of Detroit

The Department of Pediatrics at The Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Central Michigan University College of Medicine, University Pediatricians, is recruiting an experienced Board Certified Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiologist at the Associate or Professor level to assume Directorship of a recognized and only Pediatric/Congenital Heart Electrophysiology program in Detroit. IBHRE certification is strongly recommended. Candidate interviewing is to start immediately.

The successful applicant must be licensed/licensable to practice in the state of Michigan and will join the current Pediatric Electrophysiologists, dedicated EP nurse practitioner as well as 14 other Pediatric cardiologists, 2 congenital heart surgeons and 7 other mid-level providers in Detroit’s largest Pediatric/Congenital Heart and only Pediatric EP programs. The position includes administrative oversight of all invasive and non-invasive electrophysiology services provided by the Division of Cardiology. Some general cardiology duties, inpatient and outpatient consultations as well as Cardiology Fellow/Resident/Medical Student teaching are to be expected. An academic appointment at Central Michigan University College of Medicine, with numerous opportunities for clinical and translational research is included.

The clinical EP program features a new Siemens biplane hybrid Catheterization Laboratory which opened in October 2021. New St Jude Claris and EnSite as well as Boston Scientific Maestro mapping/ablation equipment are installed. A second Siemen’s catheterization laboratory is scheduled to open this year. The Division of Cardiology has established echocardiography, interventional catheterization, adult congenital, heart failure/transplant, pulmonary hypertension, exercise physiology as well as a Cardiology Fellowship training programs. Inpatient work is performed at The Children's Hospital of Michigan, the only free-standing children's hospital in Michigan and the teaching hospital for both Central Michigan and Wayne State Universities medical schools. Salary will be commensurate with training and experience.

For any further information please contact: Peter Karpawich, MSc, MD, FHRS, Director Cardiac Electrophysiology, 313-745-0150.

Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae with a cover letter of introduction directly to:
Dr. Gautam Singh,
Chief, Division of Cardiology, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Blvd, Detroit, MI 48201-2119, 313-745-5956.

University Pediatricians/Central Michigan University are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate because of race, creed, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation or other legally protected status.

Date Posted- 5/20/2022