The Animal Medical Center in New York City seeks a board-certified (ACVIM or ECVIM) or board-eligible cardiologist to practice cutting-edge medicine in our collegial, state-of-the-art facility. The successful candidate will contribute to our ACVIM cardiology residency training program and AMC's legacy of strong, postgraduate clinical teaching. We are dedicated to providing outstanding client experience and excellent relationships with the veterinary community.
The candidate should have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work cooperatively with all sections in the hospital. Clinical responsibilities may be flexible and include weekend duties (1-day) and occasional emergencies.
The AMC has many resources. Diagnostic imaging services are provided 7 days per week. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging are available on-site. A commercial diagnostic laboratory housed within AMC provides 7-day per week service and an on-site clinical pathologist. We are proud of our great team of veterinarians who offer a wide range of specialties including anatomic pathology, anesthesiology, cardiology, dentistry, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, emergency and critical care, exotic pet medicine, internal medicine (with dialysis), interventional radiology and endoscopy, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiation oncology, rehabilitation and integrative medicine, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and surgical oncology.
The section of cardiology includes experienced, licensed technicians (LVTs), two ACVIM cardiology diplomates, two cardiology residents, and a rotating intern. We have a GE Vivid 9 ultrasound system with 3 echo-pac stations for post-processing and report writing, a GE image vault server accessing all echocardiograms performed during the past 25 years, a mobile GE echo machine with TEE probe, electronic electrocardiograph, Lifepak defibrillators, Biotronik and Medtronic pacemaker interrogators, and Holter recorders. Cardiology has use of our state-of-the-art interventional radiology catheterization laboratory on-site. In addition, our 24/7 ICU is equipped with an efficient telemetry system.
Salary and benefits are competitive. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. The AMC supports diversity and seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples.
For more information, contact Dr. Katherine Quesenberry, Chief Medical Officer, at Katherine.firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants should include a cover letter including statement of career goals; curriculum vitae; statement of teaching philosophy/goals; any research interests; and email addresses for requests of 3 referees who will be invited to upload recommendation letters.
Candidates must have a DVM or equivalent degree and board certification (or be board- eligible) in veterinary cardiology (ACVIM or ECVIM). Clinical and/or basic science research experience is desirable but not required. Opportunities for collaborative research exist at AMC, as well as with Weill Cornell Medical College and NYU campuses in town. New York City is an exciting, culturally rich, and enjoyable city with good public transportation and is an hour's drive to ocean beaches, beautiful state parks, and winter sports.
About Animal Medical Center, NYC
The Animal Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital for companion animals and an institute for veterinary education and research.
The Animal Medical Center in New York City is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit veterinary center that has been a national leader in animal care since 1910. As an academic veterinary hospital, AMC promotes the health and well-being of companion animals through advanced treatment, research and education.
Our staff is comprised of nearly 100 veterinarians who utilize an interdisciplinary team approach in our Elmer and Mamdouha Bobst Hospital, combining expertise in more than 17 key specialties and services to care for your pet 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.