Associate Professor of Clinical - Surgery, Miami Transplant Institute (Lung)

University of Miami
Miami, FL
Closing date
Aug 23, 2021

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-22
Req: R100045178
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Job Description

The position of Professor/ Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery requires an M.D. degree and must be Board Certified/Board Eligible, or foreign equivalent. This individual must also have completed a Transplant Fellowship. He or She must possess a Florida Medical License and a DEA certificate.

This individual will be responsible for the clinical care in all aspects of lung and heart/lung transplant including pre-transplant evaluation and post transplant care.

He or she will be involved in resident supervision at the University of Miami/ Jackson memorial Medical Center. In addition, this position may require teaching of students in both junior and senior elective programs as sponsored by this Division within the student’s surgical experience. Attendance and supervision at the outpatient clinic may be required.

This individual will also be responsible for pursuing research protocols to fund experiments under his supervision.

The successful candidate will be committed to mission of the Miller School of medicine and the DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery. He or she will demonstrate a caring attitude and be able to fulfill service responsibilities in the most cost effective, customer friendly matter. This individual must possess personal and professional integrity and the highest ethical standards that can be a model for faculty, staff and students.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

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