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Director, Center for Perioperative Cognitive Health

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
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We have an exciting new opportunity for academic leadership of the newly formed Center for Perioperative Cognitive Health in the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The successful candidate shall have relevant experience in research, medical health system leadership and teaching. Recruitment will be targeted to an individual with credentials appropriate for the rank of Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School.


This newly formed Center performs translational research to improve peri-operative care of surgical patients, and will serve as the hub for related research and educational activities at BIDMC. The Director will partner with Departmental leadership to develop, implement, and evaluate clinical and translational initiatives to improve care of surgical patients, with a focus on preserving cognitive health and preventing post-operative delirium. Further responsibilities include coordinating care in the perioperative and postoperative settings for older adults with multiple medical conditions, cognitive decline and psychosocial complexity. The new Director should have a history of robust research funding, demonstrated scholarship and have expertise in mentoring fellows and residents. A full recruitment package and extensive resources are available.

Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Anesthesia and/or Medicine and qualify for a license to practice Medicine in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Medical Center are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers. Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

The world-renowned research program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center couples highly innovative scientific discoveries with a patient-centered mindset.

For full job description and to apply, please send letter of interest and CV to:

Nora McCarthy, Project Administrator for Faculty Affairs and Recruitment, Email: ntmccart@bidmc.harvard.edu


Posted: 2020-03-07 Expires: 2020-05-06

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