Chief, Section of Multiple Sclerosis
Rush University Medical Center
The Department of Neurology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL is seeking a board certified/ board eligible Multiple Sclerosis specialist to fill the position of Chief of the Section of Multiple Sclerosis. The ideal candidate will possess strong academic and clinical expertise. This opportunity provides exposure to one of the largest Multiple Sclerosis Centers in the Midwest.
The Rush Multiple Sclerosis Center has been recognized as a Center for Comprehensive Care through the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's Partners in MS Care program. Centers for Comprehensive Care are led by clinicians with demonstrated knowledge and experience in treating MS; offer and coordinate a full array of medical, nursing, mental health, rehabilitation and social services and have a strong collaborative relationship with the National MS Society.
Our dedicated MS specialists take a proactive approach to treating this often complex disease. At Rush, treatments are tailored to each person's type of MS, and may include cutting-edge or experimental therapies in addition to existing treatments. As world-renowned researchers, doctors at the center can offer you investigational MS treatment opportunities before they are widely available.
All of our team members, from our physicians and nurses to technicians and office staff, work exclusively with MS patients. And we collaborate with other specialists at Rush, including physical and occupational therapists and psychologists, to ensure that our patients have all of the support they need.
Rush is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the people and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. The Rush system 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. Numerous national organizations have recognized Rush for the quality of care we provide, including U.S. News & World Report, which ranked Rush University Medical Center among the top 50 hospitals in 7 of 16 specialties in its 2018-2019 Best Hospitals issue. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking second among 99 academic medical centers across the country. In 2018, Rush was named a leader in LGBT health care equality by the Human Rights Campaign for the ninth consecutive year, and was one of only five hospitals from across the nation to be recognized by the American Hospital Association as an honoree for its annual Equity of Care Award.
Interested candidates, please send your CV and cover letter to:
Leah Tyrrell, Faculty Recruitment Director
Rush is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer