Jobbet "Consultancy in Rheumatology combined with a clinical professorship in Rheumatology with special focus on Ultrasonography in Rheumatological Conditions" er udløbet

Region Hovedstaden

Region Hovedstaden

Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 København Ø

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A clinical position as consultant in rheumatology at the Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases at Rigshospitalet is open for appointment from as soon as possible. 
 
The position is combined with a 5-year externally funded position as clinical professor of Rheumatology with special focus on Ultrasonography in Inflammatory Rheumatological Conditions at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen. 
 
With this new position the Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Rigshospitalet wishes to strengthen the leadership in clinical research and teaching within the field of ultrasonography in a rheumatological setting in collaboration with the University of Copenhagen. 
 
It is a requirement that the applicant is accepted for appointment of both the professorship and the consultancy. 
 
The advertisement for the professorship is available from the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen employment.ku.dk/faculty/ 
 
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT 
Organisation 
Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases is the largest department of rheumatology in Denmark. Based at 5 different locations it provides service across the entire spectrum of rheumatological conditions to the entire Capital Region as well as Greenland and the Faroe Islands. A section of the department performs surgery for patients with degenerative disease of the spinal column. 
 
Clinical functions and focus areas of the department 
The position is allocated to Rigshospitalet, Glostrup which focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, care and rehabilitation of inflammatory diseases and degenerative spinal diseases. The professorship will be affiliated with the research unit COPECARE, which continues to contribute research at the highest international level to improve and ensure optimal diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis and other inflammatory arthritides. COPECARE places high priority on ensuring that research results are translated into clinical practice and disseminated through education and training to patients and colleagues. 
 
Research and teaching 
With the new position as consultant in rheumatology and clinical professor of Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases at Rigshospitalet wishes to strengthen its leadership in clinical research and teaching. 
 
Qualifications 
Applicants must be board-certified specialist in rheumatology. 
 
Conditions 
In order to be considered, the applicant must send an application to both the Faculty (the professorship) and to the hospital (the consultancy) cf. the simultaneously advertised position of the professorship. Appointment is conditioned by the fact that the applicant obtains both positions. This also applies to the applicants who are already employed as consultants at Rigshospitalet. 
 
Salary and conditions of employment as consultant are as agreed between the Danish Regions and the Danish Association of Medical Specialists and between the Capital Region/Region Zealand and University of Copenhagen. 
 
As clinical professor at least 50 % of the working time will be allocated to academic tasks (e.g. research, teaching, evaluation tasks and communication with the public) in agreement with the Head of Department of Clinical Medicine at the University of Copenhagen. The remaining time will be allocated for clinical work in agreement with the head of Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases. The clinical professor will receive secretarial or technical support equivalent to 50 % of a full time secretary position from the Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases. Additional support and details on the working conditions must be negotiated with the head of the Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases at Rigshospitalet. 
 
Application procedure 
The application must include the following: 
  • Curriculum Vitae and a complete list of publications 
  • A description of how the applicant is qualified as 
    • Clinical expert 
    • Communicator 
    • Collaborator 
    • Manager/administrator/organizer 
    • Health advocate 
    • Scholar/researcher/teacher 
    • Professional 
 
For applicants with a foreign license also a copy of the authorization certificate for specialist in XX recognition. 
 
The closing date for applications is April 10th 2019 
 
Further information: 
For further information please contact Henrik Røgind, Head of Department Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases tel. + 45 4012 4025, or email: henrik.roegind.01@regionh.dk
 
Mikkel Østergaard, Professor of Rheumatology, Department of Clinical Medicine at the University of Copenhagen tel. +45 2160 3865. Or email: mo@dadlnet.dk