Palliative Medicine Physician (3-309-1012)

Location
Maryland, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Aug 29, 2019
Employment Type
Full Time


The University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking a full-time academic palliative medicine physician for our expanding program. Clinical duties will include both inpatient activities as well as development of an outpatient program. Protected time for teaching and research is offered.

The Division of Palliative Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine resides in the Department of Medicine and comprised of a team of 4 MDs, 4 NPs, an RN manager, a dedicated Clinical Pharmacist, Chaplain and Social Worker, as well as Program Support and a Business Administrator. The members of the team serve as expert palliative consultants to the UMMC's multi-disciplinary service teams, adding an extra layer of support to patients and their families.

Please see our websites for additional information:

http://www.umm.edu/palliative

http://www.umgcc.org/patient_info/pall_care.htm

Strengths of program, as validated by independent consultants are:
  • Staff: Multidisciplinary and highly motivated staff
  • Supported by: Physician directors of our Medical and Surgical ICUs; Shock Trauma Center Director; Hospital Chief Medical Officer and Nursing leadership; Chairs of Internal and Family Medicine.
    Quality: Routine collection of operational data; project integration with Medical ICU
    Research: Strong foundation and support exists for grant funding to further interdisciplinary Palliative Medicine research.


Qualifications :

Expected faculty rank for this position is at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher, however, final rank, tenure status and salary will be commensurate with candidate's qualifications and experience. Excellent salary/benefits package available. Qualified candidates should provide a cover letter, current CV, and a brief statement regarding their clinical/research interests. You are also invited to include a perspective statement on equity, diversity, inclusion and civility. For additional questions after application, please emaill ( facultypostings@medicine.umaryland.edu )

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