The Department of Radiology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine seeks a Diagnostic Medical Physicist to serve on the faculty to contribute to clinical services in CT, mammography, fluoroscopy and interventional radiology, and ultrasound, develop an ongoing process for quality assurance, conduct equipment surveys and acceptance testing to ensure regulatory compliance, and to meet The Joint Commission and ACR accreditation requirements.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise in CT supporting clinical image protocol management, radiation dose assessment, and evaluating new technologies including dual-energy CT and model-based image reconstruction; provide physics education for resident and fellowship training programs; carry out diagnostic imaging research, including clinical trials, and collaborate with others conducting such research. The candidate is encouraged to collaborate with faculty physicists in NM and PET, and MRI. An opportunity exists to become fully trained and to become eligible for board in Nuclear Medical physics.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Medical Physics with certification, or obtain certification within 6 months, by the American Board of Radiology or the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine in Diagnostic Medical Physics, have qualifications to perform mammography equipment surveys according the federal MQSA requirements, and become registered as a diagnostic imaging expert to perform radiation equipment surveys in Illinois.
Located in the Chicago western suburbs, approximately 13 miles from downtown Chicago, Loyola Medical Center (LUMC) occupies a 61-acre campus adjacent to the Edward J. Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, one of the nation’s largest teaching hospitals. Loyola University Health System is a nationally recognized leader in providing health care and in conducting groundbreaking research to treat heart disease, cancer, organ transplantation and neurological disorders.
Interested candidates should send cover letter and CV directly to Dr. Scott Mirowitz, Chairman of the Department of Radiology at email@example.com.
Loyola is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator with a strong commitment to diversifying its faculty.
Loyola Medicine is a quaternary care system based in the western suburbs of Chicago that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) in Maywood, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital (GMH) in Melrose Park, MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn and convenient outpatient locations offering primary and specialty care services from 1,772 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties.
LUMC, located 11 miles west of downtown Chicago, is a 547-licensed-bed hospital that includes the William G. and Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center and a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Loyola’s IAC accredited Vascular noninvasive lab performs over 12,000 studies annually at 5 sites. The medical center campus is also home to Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Fitness. GMH is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital located 2.5 miles north of LUMC. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-bed teaching hospital with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services, advanced diagnostics and treatments in a convenient community setting ...located less than 5 miles from LUMC. Loyola Medicine is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest health systems with 94 hospitals in 22 states.
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