Headache Specialist

April 8, 2019

Headache Medicine Faculty Positions

The Department of Neurology at the Medical College of Georgia Augusta University is seeking a Headache specialist to join our team.  This position will provide patient care in our out-patient Neurology clinic, engage in clinical research and provide oversight and mentorship for Neurology residents and medical students.  The Neuroscience Center of Excellence at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University offers expert patient care in a variety of Neurological and Neurosurgical subspecialties, a Neurocritical Care Unit and a comprehensive stroke program accredited by the Joint Commission of Healthcare Organizations.

Medical College of Georgia is Georgia’s only state-supported medical school. Established in 1828, it is one of the 10 largest medical schools. This position is based at the main campus in Augusta, Georgia.  Augusta is Georgia’s second largest city and is home to the Masters Golf Tournament and Ironman 70.3 competition.  The city hosts urban and suburban living with a variety of restaurants, play houses, concerts, a newly renovated symphony hall and a recently constructed minor league baseball venue for the affiliate of the San Francisco Giants.  Cost of living is low and lifestyle options include outdoor activities such as equestrian, golf, fishing, kayaking, along with miles of cycling and running paths.  Augusta is located in proximity to Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, and Savannah as well as the seacoast and mountains.

The ideal candidate will have completed an accredited Neurology residency program and be board certified or board eligible in Neurology.  Completion of fellowship training in headache medicine or equivalent accreditation is strongly encouraged but not required.  Academic appointment will be commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply.  In addition, it is greatly appreciated if you would share with your residents, fellows and any colleagues who may be looking for a new opportunity. Candidates should send an updated CV and a letter of interest to:

Ned Pruitt II, MD

Professor

Director, Division of Headache Medicine

Department of Neurology

jpruitt@augusta.edu

Or

Jeffrey A. Switzer, DO, MCTS, FAHA, FAAN
Professor and Chair
Director, Telestroke and Teleneurology

Co-Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center
Department of Neurology
jswitzer@augusta.edu

 

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