DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH, OSUWMC DIVISION OF HOSPITAL MEDICINE
The Division of Hospital Medicine (DoHM) at The Ohio State University College of Medicine is dedicated to the health and well-being of our patients, our division team members and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center community. Our hospitalists are internal medicine physicians whose complete focus is to care for patients during their stay in the hospital. Our faculty delivers the highest quality evidence-based care through an interdisciplinary approach. We are a team of more than 115 faculty and staff members who account for over 16,000 admissions and over 149,000 patient encounters at our 7 hospitals. In addition, as part of one of the nation’s top-ranked medical centers, the Division of Hospital Medicine has access to nationally and internationally recognized subspecialists, comprehensive cancer care and additional support services.
We are currently recruiting for a Director of Research to help lead the division in expanding its research infrastructure to amplify its commitment to health services, quality improvement, operational excellence, and education. The duties and responsibilities of this committed leader include: research leadership, conduct research, teaching and mentoring.
MD, DO, MD/PhD, PhD or equivalent
≥ 3 years of experience in leadership of research program and/or established success as a research mentor
Demonstrated success with external funding (including NIH or K grant)
High productivity in regards to peer-reviewed publications and presentations
Demonstrated ability to build collaborative research relationships at local level, and at Regional or National level
Current journal editor or experience on editorial board
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
Practice where the ambition is to find breakthrough healthcare solutions that improve patient lives
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will challenge you, reward you and give you the chance to make an impact through high-quality, safe, efficient, patient-centered care. As the only academic medical center in central Ohio, we can offer you the personal growth opportunities and diverse patient cases that can fuel a career from day one to retirement.
As a valued member of a multidisciplinary team, you’ll have access to the resources, research and support you need to excel. The Ohio State University, one of the largest universities in the nation, furthers our dynamic environment and strengthens clinical practices with education and research possibilities as broad as your imagination.
We have been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report for the 26th year in a row. Because of our size, our patient population presents cases from simple to complex, with a range of unique co-morbidities, so if you want to challenge and expand your medical expertise, come to Ohio State.
Five of Ohio’s top high-risk pregnancy specialists practice at Ohio State
15 hospitals affiliated with the Ohio State Health Network
$156 million dollars in cancer research funding raised in nine years through Pelotonia, the annual cycling event benefitting cancer research at Ohio State
250 research grant awards totaling $100+ million in FY18
One of the nation’s busiest kidney transplant hospitals
One of only five designated NeuroRecovery Network® spinal cord injury rehabilitation centers in the nation
More than 9,500 lifesaving transplants performed since 1967
2 percent of hospitals in the United States – Ohio State among them – have been redesignated Magnet® facilities
Provided more than $215 million in annual community benefits through charity care and outreach
One of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers designated by National Cancer Institute
Seven health sciences colleges on one campus, fostering unmatched opportunity for collaboration and discovery
62 accredited fellowship and residency programs train more than 800 medical professionals each year
One of only 64 members of a National Institutes of Health consortium that speeds the translation of scientific discovery into better patient care
The 2017 Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research Rankings, a compilation of NIH funding rankings for U.S. medical schools, placed four of our programs in the top 20 and one of our programs in the top 10 nationwide
Four faculty members currently elected to the National Academy of Medicine and two to the National Academy of Sciences
One of only 49 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers (CCCs) in the United States; the NCI named our CCC “exceptional” – its highest ranking
Houses or co-manages more than 20 research centers and institutes and 25 core research laboratories
More than 2,000 active research studies and clinical trials in virtually every medical specialty
The College of Medicine ranked 32nd by U.S. News & World Report and 12th among public medical schools in its 2019 “Best Graduate Schools” list
U.S. News & World Report ranked our online bachelor’s programs #1 in the nation among online colleges, which includes the online Health Sciences undergrad degree from the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
The College of Medicine received 7,226 applications for its 2018 entering medical class of 202 students
The Association of American Medical Colleges in 2018 ranked our College of Medicine sixth out of more than 150 medical schools for total number of African-American students enrolled
One of the few universities in the world to offer five dual medical degrees: MD/PhD (Medical Scientist); MD/MBA (Business Administration); MD/JD (Law); MD/MHA (Health Administration); MD/MPH (Public Health)
The College of Medicine has 2,568 students and 23 programs (11 undergrad, 11 graduate and 1 professional)
More than 800 residents and fellows train in more than 60 accredited graduate and residency programs each year
More than 14,000 College of Medicine MD and residency program graduates practice in all 50 states and in more than 50 countries
Users in approximately 150 countries access our web-based and live continuing medical education activities annually
U.S. News & World Report has named us to its list of America’s “Best Hospitals,” based on quality, outcomes and reputation, for the 26th consecutive year
Becker’s Hospital Review selected us for its 2018 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America” for excellence in quality patient care and clinical research, leadership in innovation and our rankings and awards
The Leapfrog Group has once again honored Wexner Medical Center and UH East with an “A” in its Spring 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for being among the safest hospitals in the nation
Among the 9 percent in the U.S. to receive the highest rating of five stars in the most recent update to the Hospital Compare website of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
For the third year in a row, Vizient honored us with its Quality Leadership Award for superior performance in delivering high-quality safe, efficient, patient-centered and equitable patient care
First hospital in central Ohio to achieve Magnet® status for nursing excellence; first hospital in central Ohio to earn Magnet® redesignation
Internal Number: 9999
About The Ohio State University, Division of Hospital Medicine
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center consists of The Ohio State University Health System (OSUHS), the College of Medicine, the Health Sciences Library and the Faculty Group Practice. It is one of the largest and
most diverse academic medical centers in the country and the only academic medical center in central Ohio. As the Midwest’s highest-ranked hospital for safety and patient care according to University Health System Consortium, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is committed to continuously set the standard for world-class care. Seven hospitals and a network of community-based offices and care centers manage more than 1.7 million patient visits each year.
By the Numbers:
U.S. News & World Report ranked specialties, awards and more:
• #1 ranked hospital in central Ohio
• #3 ranked Ear, Nose & Throat program
• #20 ranked Cancer program
• #36 ranked Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism
• #40 ranked Nephrology
• Seven specialties recognized as high performing
• Best Hospitals List 27 consecutive years
• More than 1,500 pre-eminent physicians
• More than 20 research centers and institutes and 25 core research laboratories
$3 billion inve...stment in our new strategic plan, which provides infrastructure for exponential growth over the next five years, including:
• Building a new state-of-the-art biomedical research facility, 880-bed hospital tower, ambulatory center and College of Medicine
• Adding world-class talent with a goal to hire more than 500 new faculty physicians and researchers
Ohio State provides its physicians and faculty with the support to succeed and contribute to the future of medicine. While research funding at Ohio State is impressive and includes diverse funding models, that support isn’t just financial—Ohio State prioritizes the professional and personal growth of its physicians and faculty, and we provide the resources to build and maintain an efficient, healthy workplace.
Ohio State’s size means you’ll have access to state-of-the-art facilities and a team that’s nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education and research. Our emphasis on education and research means that opportunities for growth are virtually limitless. But, despite being the nation’s third-largest university, Ohio State’s staff enjoy a welcoming culture that helps every team member feel at home.