Palliative Care Physician

Job description

Job location: Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-18
Req: R0021075

The Department of Internal Medicine’s Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and Hospital Medicine is pleased to announce our search for a Palliative Care Physician to join our expanding team. Individuals must have an MD and be board certified or board eligible in Palliative Medicine. Experience in palliative consult services is preferred. Responsibilities may include co-managing and attending on a busy palliative consult service, hospice unit, facilitating one or more outpatient clinics, and educating trainees. Opportunities to participate in funded research may also be available. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Charlottesville and Central Virginia area offers an excellent community for both personal and professional activities. A strong sense of community exists in the region, along with excellent educational systems for adults and children. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is listed among the top cities in national rankings of the most desirable places to live. It offers a thriving community in the arts, highlighted by literary, film, theatrical, and historic festivals. It is an excellent place to live and work. The city is within an easy driving distance of Washington, DC., the coastal regions of Virginia, and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

This posting will remain open until filled.

For additional information, please contact Sonja Spradlin at

To apply, please visit UVA job board, and search for "R0021075". Complete the application and see below for documents to attach.

Required Application Materials:
Cover Letter

Please note multiple documents can be submitted in the CV/Resume Box. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 4/19/2021
Work Type: Full Time