Rush University Medical Center , a nationally recognized clinical and academic institution and the teaching hospital for Rush Medical and Nursing Colleges, invites applications for the following positions in the Division of Gastroenterology :
-A full-time Gastroenterologist to join its faculty at Rush's new ambulatory center in Oak Brook, IL.
-A full-time Gastroenterologist to join its faculty at our Main Campus in Downtown, Chicago, IL.
We are looking for applicants at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. Academic appointments will be in the College of Medicine of Rush University. An interest in inflammatory bowel disease, motility/functional bowel disease, GI oncology and celiac diseases/other immune mediated GI disease is desirable. We are also looking for applicants skilled in advanced therapeutics to complement our current group of two attendings in our interventional endoscopy unit. Our group is complimented by multiple other lab personnel/study coordinators and has a strong presence in the field of nutrition. We collaborate closely, both clinically and in research, with other groups at the medical center, including: allergy/immunology, where we have established a novel GI/adverse reactions to food clinic, colorectal surgery and oncology, with whom we support a comprehensive clinic for gastrointestinal cancers, bariatric surgery, ENT, pathology, and neurology. We have particular expertise in inflammatory bowel disease, GI Oncology, functional bowel disease, celiac disease, chronobiology and motility.
Rush GI has consistently been recognized as a top program across the nation. We accept 3 fellows in training per year and also have an advanced therapeutic training program that accepts one 4th year fellow per year. Currently we cover two hospitals in our system (Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital). There are also several free-standing clinical sites with plans to expand our "footprint" with continued future development, including South Loop and Oak Brook. Finally, we have recently initiated an Institute for Inflammation, Microbiome and Chronobiology. This is an exciting time at Rush GI and we would like to recruit colleagues that will share our academic vision and enthusiasm. Rush is an equal opportunity employer.
Rush University System for Health (RUSH) is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. RUSH comprises Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Rush University Medical Center is an elite medical community recognized for excellence in patient care, medical discovery and clinical expertise. Our continued pursuits have earned Rush University Medical Center the distinction of being on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll for 2021-2022. This places the Medical Center amongst the top 20 of the 3,000 hospitals evaluated. U.S. News & World Report has also recognized nine Rush programs amongst the nation’s best, including top ten national rankings for neurology and neurosurgery and orthopedics. T...hese accolades, along with many others that include a decade of Magnet® designation, are a reflection of the collective efforts and commitment to excellence demonstrated by our physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and medical staff. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking first among 99 academic medical centers across the country. For the second consecutive year, all three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.