BREAST IMAGING RADIOLOGISTUNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, GAINESVILLEThe Department of Radiology at the University of Florida isactively recruiting to fill a full-time breast imaging radiologistat the rank of of Clinical Assistant Professor/Associate Professoror Professor. This is a non-tenure track position with primaryassignments at UF Health in Gainesville. There is flexibility withthe work schedule including a 4 or 5 day work week, with no call orweekend responsibilities. Options are also available for additionalearning potential with volunteer shift and weekend work with thebody division. Full benefits apply with health, disability and lifeinsurance, malpractice insurance and sovereign immunity in theState of Florida.’Clinical responsibilities include patient care, teaching of housestaff and medical students, and leading interdisciplinaryconferences. A commitment to education is desired, as theUniversity of Florida has a large training program with residentsand students rotating in mammography daily. The department offersresources and support for research and innovative educationopportunities.Requirements include MD or equivalent with BoardCertification/Board Eligibility in Radiology. Candidates must beeligible for licensure in the State of Florida. Current fellows andnew graduates are encouraged to apply. Expertise in all aspects ofbreast imaging, including digital tomosynthesis interpretation,ultrasound, and MRI is required. The ability to performimage-guided procedures using tomosynthesis, stereo, ultrasound andMRI is also required. Completion of a mammography fellowship isrequired.If you are interested in a rewarding position in a friendly,state-of-the-art environment, please apply via Careers at UF(jobs.ufl.edu). Attach your C.V. and three letters ofrecommendation to your application. Salary is negotiable.Application deadline for this position is February 15, 2021 with ananticipated start date of July 1, 2021 or earlier.The final candidate will be required to provide official transcriptto the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not beconsidered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” isvisible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside ofthe United States are required to be evaluated by a professionalcredentialing service provider approved by National Association ofCredential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found athttp://www.naces.org/If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’sSunshine Law.#category=35The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Investigators want to know who threw this dog away.Authorities are looking for those responsible for dumping a small dog that was found on Christmas Eve in a dumpster in West Islip.Suffolk County police responded Tuesday to a report that someone found a female Maltese-mix dog in a dumpster at the USA Gas Station on Montauk Highway, according to the Suffolk County SPCA.The dog, which was wearing a pink leash and a pink collar, was taken to an animal hospital for examination.The Suffolk County SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for dumping the dog.Anyone with information can contact the Suffolk County SPCA at 631-382-7722. All calls will be kept confidential.
Mar 5, 2008 (CIDRAP News) – The World Health Organization (WHO) today reported that an 11-year-old Egyptian boy is hospitalized in critical condition with an H5N1 avian influenza infection, a day after the agency announced the death of a 25-year-old Egyptian woman from the virus.The boy is from Menofia governorate, north of Cairo, according to a WHO statement. He was hospitalized with influenza symptoms on Feb 25, and his samples were positive for the H5N1 virus in tests by Egypt’s Central Public Health Laboratory and the Cairo-based US Naval Medical Research Unit 3 (NAMRU-3).The WHO said an investigation into the source of the boy’s infection revealed that he had contact with sick and dead poultry.Yesterday the WHO reported that a 25-year-old woman from Fayoum governorate, about 53 miles south of Cairo, died of an H5N1 infection. In its statement, the WHO said she got sick on Feb 24 and was hospitalized 3 days later; the date of her death was not listed. Egypt’s health ministry had announced the confirmation of her case on Mar 1, according to earlier media reports.An investigation into the woman’s illness indicated she had contact with sick and dead poultry before she got sick, the WHO reported.With the two latest cases, Egypt has had 46 H5N1 cases and 20 deaths, including 3 cases and 1 death this year. The WHO’s global total is 371 cases and 235 deaths.See also:Mar 5 WHO statementMar 4 WHO statementMar 3 CIDRAP News story “New case raises Egypt’s H5N1 count to 45”