Faculty Fellow

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DescriptionUNIVERSITY OF COLORADOMINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY FELLOWSHIPThe University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

     The Division of GI, Trauma and Endocrine Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado is pleased to announce the development of a Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery. This unaccredited program is one-year in length. The program is offered to fully-trained and board eligible general surgeons who desire to further develop their technical skills and surgical judgement in performing a vast spectrum of gastrointestinal and abdominal wall reconstruction operations.

Clinical Training Program

The clinical training throughout the year is divided into one-month rotations at the University of Colorado Hospital. The fellow will work with 2 faculty members who specialize in minimally invasive surgery. Fellows are responsible for preoperative and postoperative patient care and they will perform surgical procedures under the direction of an attending surgeon. The fellow will also participate in the outpatient clinics, patient rounds, lectures, seminars, journal club and research conferences. The fellow will also be responsible for helping to supervise and teach residents and medical students.

There are department-wide and service-specific conferences that enhance both clinical and research activities. There is a weekly departmental Grand Rounds. The Division of GI, Trauma & Endocrine Surgery also has regular case conference, research conference and monthly M&M meetings. Fellows have access to all conferences within the University.

Research interests will be discussed with the fellow prior to the beginning of the fellowship with the hope that the fellow will be prepared to begin their research project soon after they start the program. It is expected that the fellow will complete at least one research project and submit for publication during the program.

Salary and Benefits:Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

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Diversity and Equity:Please click here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

QualificationsMinimum qualifications: 

  • Candidates must be graduates of a recognized medical school and have completed a general surgery residency training program.
  • Selected candidates must qualify for, and obtain, a training or full license to practice medicine from the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies, in accordance with its requirements.

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Oct 12, 2020
Unposting Date: Oct 18, 2020, 12:59:00 AM




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Posted: 10/14/2020
Application Due: 10/20/2020
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