The Nuclear Medicine Division of the Department of Radiology in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas is seeking a double board certified or board eligible Radiologist in Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Radiology. Faculty candidates must hold an M.D. or equivalent degree, be eligible or certified by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) and either eligible or certified by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine (ABNM) or the ABR with a CAQ in Nuclear Medicine. PET/CT experience is required. The applicant must be eligible for medical licensure in Arkansas.
Our clinical practice includes a high volume of PET/CT and a busy nuclear medicine service with a full range of therapeutic procedures, cardiac nuclear medicine, and general diagnostic nuclear imaging. The Division affords excellent opportunities for research, deriving especially from our strong collaborative relationships with the Department of Biomedical Informatics, the Winthrop Rockefeller Cancer Institute, and the Myeloma Institute. The Division has five full-time Nuclear Medicine specialists, with 40 residents and fellows in ACGME-approved categories. Two more faculty members have been recruited and will arrive in the spring and summer of 2020. We were among the first programs in the country to list and fill a combined diagnostic radiology and nuclear medicine residency. Our facilities include 5 gamma cameras, SPECT/CT, and 2 PET/CT scanners.
Our radiology faculty offer expertise across key divisions including Body Imaging, Breast Imaging, Body MRI/MSK, Interventional Neuroradiology, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology, Radiology Sciences and Pediatric Radiology.
UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
About University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
UAMS is the state's only health sciences university, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; hospital; a main campus in Little Rock; a Northwest Arkansas regional campus in Fayetteville; a statewide network of regional campuses; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, Psychiatric Research Institute, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Translational Research Institute and Institute for Digital Health & Innovation. UAMS includes UAMS Health, a statewide health system that encompasses all of UAMS' clinical enterprise including its hospital, regional clinics and clinics it operates or staffs in cooperation with other providers. UAMS is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. U.S. News & World Report named UAMS Medical Center the state's Best Hospital; ranked its ear, nose and throat program among the top 50 nationwide; and named six areas as high performing — cancer, colon cancer surgery, heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and lung cancer surgery. UAMS has 2,727 students, 870 med...ical residents and five dental residents. It is the state's largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including 1,200 physicians who provide care to patients at UAMS, its regional campuses, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the VA Medical Center and Baptist Health. Visit www.uams.edu or www.uamshealth.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.