Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist

Posted: 6/18/2015

The West Virginia University Department of Anesthesiology is seeking an additional Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist. Applicants must be ABA certified or eligible and subspecialty certified or eligible in pediatric anesthesia. Applicants with additional specialty training in pediatric cardiac anesthesia or pediatric cardiac ICU are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. In addition to excellent patient care, the faculty member will be actively involved in teaching anesthesiology residents and medical students. Opportunities also exist for participation in clinical research.

The Department of Anesthesiology serves West Virginia University Hospitals, the premier regional referral center for West Virginia and parts of Pennsylvania and Maryland. The practice includes providing anesthesia for children and adults with congenital heart disease for cardiac and non-cardiac cases.

WVU Medicine is a 645 bed hospital system, providing tertiary referral services and the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Children’s Hospital provides infant and pediatric care for the state and surrounding region, including programs for the medical and surgical management of congenital heart disease and pediatric neurosurgery.

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Position will remain open until filled. To apply, please submit your CV to Angel Dunn, Senior HR Generalist - Physician Recruitment, at, and to learn more, visit

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.