Psychiatrist - Clinical Mood Disorder Researcher 10/3/2019

UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, TX

Location
Dallas, TX
AJE Ref #
585010846
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
416244
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)

JOB DESCRIPTION

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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Department of Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry Mood Disorders, is actively recruiting a full-time Psychiatrist to provide mental health services for patients in our clinical research programs. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.

The UT Southwestern Center for Depression and Clinical Care (CDRC), under the leadership of Madhukar H. Trivedi, M.D., has been at the forefront of developing treatment standards for depression and bipolar disorder. In addition to examining novel treatment strategies and improving outcomes with the use of systematic, measurement-based care, the CDRC led the largest study to date examining appropriate treatment sequences for depression. For more than two decades we have researched new models to improve depression treatments, and using that knowledge, we now reach out beyond UT Southwestern to improve the lives of people suffering with depression and mood disorders. The CDRC continues to develop new clinical programs and cutting-edge research to improve the lives of people living with depression and mood disorders with the implementation and creation of both our existing and new programs, we aim to boost routine screenings; expand treatments beyond medications, therapy, or TMS; and facilitate communication between primary care and mental health professionals both to increase awareness and prevent depression.

REQUIREMENTS:

MD: The selected candidate must have or be able to obtain a Texas Medical License, and must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in General Psychiatry. Preferred candidates will have experience conducting clinical trials in depression and bipolar disorder and an understanding of biomarkers associated with diagnosis and treatment outcomes in mood disorders, and experience mentoring and supervising trainees. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full time schedule

Interested applicants should apply online at https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/jobs.

UT Southwestern Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply..