Neurology-epilepsy-Weill Cornell Medicine-Brooklyn
NewYork-Presbyterian/ Brooklyn Methodist Hospital is a 651- bed academic institution, academically affiliated with Weil Cornell Medicine, caring for residents throughout Brooklyn and the surrounding areas. Our hospital boasts various neuroscience services, which includes: the Carolyn E. Czap and Eugene A. Czap Alzheimer’s Program; the Multiple Sclerosis Center; the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center; the Center for Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders; a renowned Stroke Center, and Brooklyn’s first Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit. Our academic programs include nine graduate medical education residency programs and six fellowship programs.
The position is a good mix between inpatient and outpatient epilepsy. The hospital serves as a regional epilepsy referral center from all parts of Brooklyn, Lower Manhattan, and Staten Island. The practice also includes a full time Epilepsy physician extender. Routine EEG and ambulatory EEG services round out the outpatient Epilepsy practice. The inpatient service encompasses a dedicated EMU with full time EEG technician coverage as well as continuous EEG monitoring outside of the EMU. The hospital is academically affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical Center in Manhattan NY. As such all phase I pre-surgical epilepsy workup is performed onsite with surgical referrals to the main campus at Weill Cornell Medicine. Potential candidates will have Weill Cornell Medical Center academic appointments. Collaboration weekly with faculty from Weill Cornell Medical center occurs through multidisciplinary epilepsy conferences. Opportunities exist for collaborative research. The department employs a full-time research coordinator.
This position is ideally suited for an enthusiastic, team-oriented individual interested in working in a growing epilepsy program that offers an excellent mix of both medical and surgical epilepsy cases.Located in Park Slope, one of the most popular neighborhoods in Brooklyn, known for its’ excellent public schools, Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and trending restaurants and bars. The neighborhood attracts artists, professionals, singles and families, as well as visitors from all over NYC and around the world.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. The selected candidate will be an employee of Weill Cornell Medicine and hold an academic appointment at Weill Cornell Medical College. Salary and academic rank at Weill Cornell Medical College will be commensurate with experience and credentials.
NewYork-Presbyterian and Weill Cornell Medicine, are equal opportunity employers, dedicated to diversity.