Physician-Family Medicine-OB -133
West Virginia University School of Medicine and the Department of Family Medicine seeks a Family Medicine Clinical Faculty Physician specializing in Women’s Health/OB qualified for appointment at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor rank. The successful candidate will be expected to practice in Morgantown, WV and surrounding areas.
Here, you'll have an opportunity to join a well-established residency program faculty within a prestigious academic medical setting allowing you to make an impact not just on the future generations of Family Medicine providers – but the health of the entire state of West Virginia through our multidisciplinary Patient Centered Medical Home model.
Duties: The successful candidate will practice the full range of obstetrics and family medicine in a supportive environment. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will also be actively involved in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. For appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, it is expected that candidates sustain an outstanding, extramurally supported research program.
Qualifications: applicants must have an MD or DO degree or foreign equivalent and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified / eligible in Family Medicine. Family Medicine – OB fellowship training is preferred. For appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank, a demonstrated track-record of leadership, excellent communication skills, and publications in high-impact journals are required. All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.
With an anticipated opening of early 2021, our new 150 bed Children’s Hospital and Women’s Pavilion will house a 30-bed obstetrical unit and maternal-fetal medicine clinic.
This is a unique opportunity for a leader in Family Medicine-OB to join a renowned team of aligned providers in anesthesia, surgery, critical care and others making an extraordinary difference in the lives of patients not only locally, but across our entire state. Ours is a collaborative atmosphere that allows you to practice advanced medicine in a highly satisfying academic environment. Our mission is to provide the best possible care for our patients. We do so by recruiting some of the finest physicians from across the country – men and women who are often recognized leaders in their specialty or subspecialty; investing heavily in new technology; practicing – and frequently developing – the latest techniques; and placing the highest emphasis on achieving great quality outcomes.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and national leader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System and is comprised of four affiliated hospitals and nine member hospitals anchored by its flagship hospital, J.W Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.
Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA, within three hours of Cleveland, Baltimore and Washington, DC, is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/careers/family-medicine-careers/ and apply online at www.wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.
For additional questions, please contact Kari Roupe at email@example.com
West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
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