Medical Intern - Radiology (College of Veterinary Medicine)

Location
Kansas
Posted
Jun 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position: The Diagnostic Imaging internship at Kansas State University is a one year, clinical-training program, which provides a graduate DVM with experience in small and large animal diagnostic imaging.  The program is designed to strengthen preparedness for entry into an ACVR-approved residency program leading to board certification in Veterinary Radiology.

The successful candidate is expected to be highly motivated and collaborate well with other interns, technicians, support staff, residents, and clinicians. The intern’s responsibility will include, but not be limited to: acquisition and quality control of imaging studies, performing radiology studies of multiple species while under supervision, and supporting the clinical, training program for 4th year veterinary students. The responsibilities of the intern will progress depending upon individual ability and may include: composing radiology reports, ultrasonography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging.  Emergency radiology duties are shared with the resident and faculty. The intern will attend radiology student rounds, journal review meetings, known case conferences, as well as other appropriate seminars and rounds. Additionally, the intern will be asked to assist with the instruction of 2nd and 4th year veterinary students in the classroom, laboratory and clinical setting. The intern will present at least two, formal, imaging-related seminars during the year to clinical faculty and other house officers. The intern will be mentored and supervised by the Imaging Faculty and Resident. Additional learning experience will be provided through consultation with internists, surgeons, pathologists, and other clinical and basic science specialists. Upon successful completion of the program, an Internship Certificate is awarded.

The Veterinary Health Center is a modern, spacious facility on the campus of Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. The University is in the beautiful Flint Hills of Kansas with numerous recreational opportunities available.

Matched applicants must apply for an Institutional License with the Kansas Board of Veterinary Examiners. 

Kansas State University employs only citizens of the US, Canada and Mexico, nationals of the US, and aliens authorized to work in the US at the time of application.

Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community which can be found at https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html  Required Minimum Qualifications: DVM or equivalent. Graduate of a College of Veterinary Medicine Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit an application along with a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.    Additional Information: Please contact Dr. David Biller at biller@vet.ksu.edu for further information. Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.  Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.