West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of
Surgery, Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Critical
is seeking an energetic, academic oriented, BC/BE Trauma
Surgeon qualified for appointment at the Assistant Professor,
Associate Professor, or Professor rank. The successful candidate
will be expected to practice in Morgantown, WV.
Duties: The successful candidate will practice in the areas of
trauma, acute care surgery and critical care. In addition to
providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will
also be actively involved in teaching 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 a state medical license.
Candidates must be board certified / eligible in general surgery
and must have completed an accredited critical care fellowship. 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.
The Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center is one of only 2 Level One
trauma centers for the state of WV. The Center treats over 3,000
trauma patients per year with approximately 2100 admissions to the
service each year. The service has support from dedicated advance
practice providers. Responsibilities include trauma, surgical
critical care, and elective and emergency general surgery.
Opportunities for involvement in outreach, injury prevention,
pre-hospital education and research are all available and
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health
system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national
leader in patient safety and quality. Through our eleven hospitals,
five institutes, and more than 800 physicians, specialists, and
sub-specialists, WVU Medicine provides comprehensive healthcare
services to all of West Virginia, Southeast Ohio, Western Maryland,
and Southwest Pennsylvania.
Morgantown 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
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference
from day one. To learn more, visit https://wvumedicine.org/criticalcare/
and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers
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Physician Recruiter, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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