Chair of PM&R

The MetroHealth System and Case Western Reserve UniversitySchool of Medicine seeks a dynamic and respected leader to be the next Chairperson of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Position Overview:

  • The Chair must be a compelling leader and a recognized educator and/or investigator whose passion for the educational, clinical, and research missions energizes the faculty, staff, and learners, focusing their efforts on a strategic vision of excellence in all missions.
  • Recruitment, retention and mentoring of junior faculty are critically important components of the position.
  • The Chair will also be a prudent steward of the Department and MetroHealth, guiding it through the inevitable changes in healthcare and our society.
  • The Chair will be viewed by all stakeholders as a strong advocate for balancing the academic, educational and clinical missions within the Department and a willing collaborator with colleagues outside of the Department.
  • The Chair will promote a culture of institutional stewardship and transparency, including commitment to improved clinical and academic operations, efficient and effective use of space, and a willingness to re-align resources with evolving institutional strategies.

Facility Overview:

  • Located in Cleveland, Ohio, the MHS is a fully integrated provider of high-quality
    healthcare, inclusive of the MetroHealth Medical Center and over 60 additional inpatient and outpatient facilities throughout Cuyahoga County.
  • The MHS includes a 550-bed academic medical center and is a Level I Trauma and Burn Center, a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, and a federally designated Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems Center.
  • The Department of PM&R serves as the clinical Department of PM&R at the MHS and the academic Department of PM&R at CWRU.
  • The 2022-2023 US News & World Report ranked the MetroHealth Rehabilitation Institute as
    the top rehabilitation hospital in OH and #24 nationally.
  • ACGME training programs include a PM&R Residency and Fellowships in Brain Injury Medicine, Pain Medicine and Spinal Cord Medicine.
  • The MetroHealth Center for Rehabilitation Research conducts cutting-edge rehabilitation research and has over $80 million in extramural research funding.
  • The Department is presently ranked #1 in the nation in NIH funding (Blue Ridge) among Departments of PM&R in US Medical Schools.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified candidates must be Board Certified in PM&R and have a distinguished record of academic/clinical experience, research productivity and skilled in managing clinical activities within an academic environment.
  • Compensation and academic appointment will be commensurate with experience and achievement.

Community:

  • Cleveland offers a diverse economy and abundance of culture with a cost of living 21% lower than the national average.
  • Cleveland and the surrounding suburbs provides affordable housing, charming neighborhoods, easy commutes, excellent public and private schools, outstanding restaurants and expansive public park system.
  • Cleveland is the home of the 2nd largest Theatre district, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, renowned Cleveland Orchestra and one of the worlds leading Art museums.

Contact: 

Domonique Allds
Email: dallds@metrohealth.org 
216-778-5064
MetroHealth Medical Center
2500 MetroHealth Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44019