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RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School are seeking a Director, Interventional Cardiology Research in New Brunswick, NJ

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Job ID: 860132


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)


RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School are seeking a Director, Interventional Cardiology Research

Position Summary:

This position will provide leadership and direction for clinical research in the Cath Lab and overseeing the compliance for human interventional clinical research. It will also work closely with other medical professionals to improve care, quality and outcomes for patients with cardiovascular disease, through innovative, patient-centered research in the Cath Lab.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

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

  • Lead interventional cardiology research and create and drive its vision
  • Develop a team of highly skilled interventional researchers; supervise faculty and staff and conduct performance evaluations
  • Lead and collaborate on clinical research trials and demonstrate academic scholarship in the Interventional Cardiology and transcatheter heart therapies
  • Conduct research and develop new methods for treating cardiovascular disease and improve patient outcomes
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary clinical program to design optimum patient care
  • Perform transcatheter structural interventions, conduct diagnostic and interventional cardiac catherization, in-patient rounding and out-patient clinic services in hospital and clinic settings
  • Serve as core faculty for Interventional Cardiology and Structural Heart Fellowship Programs, and contribute to the educational mission of the Division
  • Establish clinical excellence and academic scholarship in the Structural Heart space
  • Educate patients about risks and benefits of treatment options and helping them to make informed decisions about their care
  • Any other duties as may be assigned.


  • Candidate must possess a MD and have achieved or are eligible for appointment at the rank of Associate Professoror higher
  • Have fellowship and experience in Interventional and Structural Interventions
  • Applicants with evidence of a strong commitment to clinical research, outcomes research and/or teaching are preferred
  • Possess expertise in research and leading clinical trials
  • Must have established clinical excellence and academic scholarship
  • Team work skills


  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases 
  • Training and certification in cardiac catheterization and intervention
  • Eligible for licensure in New Jersey


If you are interested in learning more about this position or wish to apply directly, please contact us via email at

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.

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