Headache Specialist

July 29, 2019

Wanted: Headache specialist to join growing academic group with new headache program.

Expertise in the specific area is required as well as Board Certification / Board Eligibility in Neurology. Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Salary and Benefits are very competitive. We are pleased to offer J-1 Waiver positions and participation in student loan repayment forgiveness programs.

The MU Department of Neurology has over 20 faculty in adult Neurology. In addition to General Neurology, subspecialties cover Movement Disorders, Neuromuscular, Sleep Medicine, Stroke, Epilepsy, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, and Neuro-ICU. The Neurosciences Center, with more than 25 physician specialists, features the largest medical and surgical neurologic care team in mid-Missouri. In addition to clinical opportunities for the candidate, a wide range of academic opportunities are offered by the University’s Institute for Clinical and Translational Science. At MU Health Care’s comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics, and telehealth sites. The MU School of Medicine has more than 675 faculty physicians and scientists who educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, and fellows seeking advanced medical degrees. Off campus, faculty members also have numerous opportunities to engage with events and organizations locally and throughout the region. University of Missouri Health Care has been named one of the “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by Becker’s Hospital Review for 2017.

The University of Missouri is located in the city of Columbia, a fast-growing, medium-sized city which consistently ranks as one of America’s most livable places, combining the vibrance and affordability of one of the nation’s classic college towns with the cultural resources comparable to much larger metropolitan areas like nearby St. Louis and Kansas City. Much of the city’s vibrance is contributed by the people, activities, and resources of the University of Missouri (MU or ‘Mizzou’), a member of the American Association of Universities (AAU) and a member of the dynamic Southeastern Conference (SEC). An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. Interested physicians please send your Curriculum Vitae (CV):

by mail to:  P. Sahota, MD, Chairman & Professor of Neurology | 5 Hospital Drive, Ste. CE-507 | Columbia, MO 65212


by email to:  Sybil Schlater, MBA, Business Services Specialist | schlaters@health.missouri.edu


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