Cleveland Clinic, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, announces a search for the Department Chair of Urology within the Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute (GUKI).
The Department of Urology at Cleveland Clinic is currently ranked #1 by US News and World Report. The Department has strong local, regional, national and international recognition for excellence in clinical care, clinical and translational research, and education. The urology residency has ranked #1 in the Doximity Residency poll for three straight years, since the inception of the poll in 2014.
The department includes the following 11 centers: Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, Genitourinary Reconstruction, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Endourology & Stone Disease, Male Fertility, Men’s Health, Minority Men’s Health, Pediatric Urology, Reproductive Medicine, Robotic & Image Guided Surgery and Urologic Oncology. There are a total of 76 clinical providers who see patients at 26 locations in Northeast Ohio, including both the Cleveland and Akron markets.
We are searching for a physician leader to carry the Department of Urology into the future. The ideal candidate should be a leading clinician, educator, and scholar, who supports research and education within the subspecialty and who can work collaboratively within an integrated, multi-specialty organization. Strong leadership competencies are key success elements for the role. Working with the GUKI Institute Chair (currently Eric A. Klein, MD), the Department Chair will have ultimate responsibility for the clinical, educational, research, and fiscal oversight of the department in order to achieve personal and institutional success. The successful candidate will be eligible for both faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and an endowed chair.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: JK - Chair Urology
About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.
Cleveland Clinic’s heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. Our urology program also ranked No. 1 in the nation, and three of our specialties - gastroentrerology and GI surgery, kidney disorders, and rheumatology - are ranked No. 2.
Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.
Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.
Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician ...education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.
Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,500 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2016, they provided a total of 7.14 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.
This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.
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