Return to Search

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is Seeking Heart Failure Faculty in New Brunswick, NJ

Contact a Physician Recruiter

Job ID: 838236


Facility: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick
Address: 1 Robert Wood Johnson Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Cardiology
Profession: Physician (MD,DO, Resident)


Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is Seeking Heart Failure Faculty in New Brunswick, NJ

Faculty Name: TBD

Title: Heart Failure Faculty

Department: Medicine (Division of Cardiovascular Diseases & Hypertension)

Facility: Medical Education Building/Clinical Academic Building

Reports to: Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension


The Heart Failure Faculty within the Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension in the Department of Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School provides outstanding patient care and mentoring and teaching of cardiology fellows. Candidate will have the opportunity to participate in clinical/basic science research as well as assume higher to leadership roles in Heart Failure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to the following: 

  • Understand and implement responsibilities related to heart failure services and ensure compliance with all rules and regulations.
  • Provide and maintain a high level of quality in-patient and out-patient care for heart failure patients
  • Contribute to and participate in the development and maintenance of the Division’s educational mission/program of teaching and mentoring of medical students, residents and fellows at RWJUH and affiliate hospitals in clinical general cardiology and other areas sub-specialties
  • Participate in CME development programs.
  • Participate in the development and sustenance of heart failure research program/s.
  • Collaborate with other faculty to initiate heart failure research studies
  • Leadership opportunities in Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support are available

These responsibilities may be amended as necessary and with written notification to you.


  • Candidate must possess an MD degree
  • Candidate must have completed 3 years of internship and internal medicine residency
  • Completion of 3 years of general cardiology fellowship and accredited advanced heart failure fellowship.


  • Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)
  • Training and certification in echocardiography a plus
  • Obtain New Jersey License

For additional information about the position, contact Grace Casaclang-Verzosa, MD at

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick

Founded in 1884, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, is an academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women’s and children’s care, including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH).

BMSCH serves as the focal point of New Brunswick’s growing children’s health campus, which includes the Child Health Institute of New Jersey, PSE&G Children’s Specialized Hospital, and Ronald McDonald House - New Brunswick. The free-standing, state-designated, acute care children’s hospital is a state-of-the-art facility that is specially designed to care for children. From pediatric surgery, urology, and cardiology to oncology, hematology, and pulmonology, BMSCH’s specialists and intensivists provide advanced care for children of all ages—from fragile newborns to adolescents.

As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state-of-the-art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH’s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.

About RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than three million patients each year. With 12 acute care hospitals, 3 children's hospitals, a growing number of our outpatient facilities and physician practices, our healthcare system is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and region.

Our dedication to serving the people of New Jersey extends far beyond the care we provide within our hospital walls. We support programs that promote health and wellness in our communities and provide access to services that would otherwise be unavailable. We are committed to the ongoing improvement of the health, quality of life, and vitality of our communities. We strive to bring the best healthcare to meet the evolving needs of residents in New Jersey — whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.

Our partnership with Rutgers University creates the state’s largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.

The new collaboration also aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research, and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.

RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact a Physician Recruiter