Assistant Professor of Digestive Diseases

Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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Job description

Requisition Number: FE01104

Working Title
Digestive Diseases Clinical Physician

Department Name: 7H358:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS – GASTROEN

Work Location: Lexington, KY

Type of Position: Faculty

Tenure Track Status
Non-Tenure Track

Required Education:

MD degree or equivalent

Required Related Experience:

Completion of fellowship training in Gastroenterology or equivalent

Required License/Registration/Certification

Ky Medical License within 30 days of appointment

Job Summary

The Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an attending physician at the Assistant Professor level for digestive diseases. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Participation in the Clinical Gastroenterology Programs within the Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition at the University of Kentucky.
  • Serve as an Attending and/or Consulting Physician at the UK HealthCare Hospitals and/or the Veterans Administration Hospital.
  • Patient care responsibilities will include clinical hepatology services at UK HealthCare and possibly other outreach clinics.
  • Provide teaching and supervision of residents and medical students in all clinical settings (inpatient, outpatient, and clinical research subjects). Will be an active participant in postgraduate education/CME efforts.
  • Serve on appropriate Division, Department, University, Hospital and College committees.
  • Participation in Continuing Education Programs at the College of Medicine.

How to apply

Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: No

Open Until Filled
Yes

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