The Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery at UCSF are looking expand their neurovascular service line at the Fresno campus. The ideal candidate for this position will be able to perform endovascular procedures. The candidate should be trained as a neurointerventionalist and must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. They must also have a California medical license or be eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire. The position includes an academic appointment with the University of California San Francisco commensurate with the applicant’s background and accomplishments.
The candidate will be based at Community Medical Centers, a three hospital system in Fresno, California. Clinical services will be delivered primarily at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC), the largest hospital in the Central Valley of California. CRMC has two hybrid operating room suites to support open and endovascular procedures. The facility also supports a 20 bed Neuro-Critical Care Unit staffed by four fellowship trained neurointensivists. CRMC is the only Level I designated trauma center in Central California and is a very busy, full-spectrum clinical service that also allows for participation in teaching and clinical research activity in cooperation with the UCSF-Parnassus campus.
Residents of Fresno, California enjoy a high standard, uniquely Californian, lifestyle with a low cost of living. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park. Fresno is host to college sporting events, minor league baseball, and professional soccer. Convenient weekend getaways from Fresno include the majestic Sierras (just 45 minutes away), the scenic Central Coast (just two hours away), as well as California’s most popular theme parks (just three hours away).
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
The University Centers of Excellence is the faculty private practice side of Central California Faculty Medical Group. Each physician holds a faculty appointment from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) at UCSF Fresno. In 1975, the Fresno Medical Education Program was established as a clinical branch of UCSF.
The University Centers of Excellence faculty practice offices were developed to allow the community to have unprecedented access to UCSF faculty physicians. Patients are now able to receive the same world-class care
they expect to receive in larger metropolitan cities without having to travel outside of Fresno.