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The West Virginia University Health System, the state’s largest
health system and largest private employer, comprises 18 hospitals
throughout the state and bordering states. In addition, it includes
five institutes, as well as providing management services for other
local hospitals through affiliate agreements.
Whether you are caring for our patients at one of the critical
access hospitals, community sites, regional or academic medical
centers, we are all one WVU Health System.
Work Here. Thrive Here.
West Virginia University School of Medicine and the Department of
Medicine seek Gastroenterologists (ranks available: Assistant
Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor). Successful
candidates will be expected to practice in Morgantown, WV and/or
Duties: The successful candidate will practice in the areas of
gastroenterology and hepatology. In addition to providing excellent
patient care, the successful candidate will also be actively
involved in teaching medical students, residents, and
Qualifications: Candidates must have an MD or DO degree or foreign
equivalent and be eligible for state medical license. Candidates
must have completed an accredited internal medicine residency
program and gastroenterology fellowship and be board eligible/board
certified in gastroenterology and hepatology. All qualifications
must be met by the time of appointment.
Our GI and Hepatology service line of professionals offer a
complete range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, treats a
medically diverse population, and has exposure to clinically
challenging cases. We have a new and expanding endoscopy center
including state-of-the-art suites for advanced procedures and
ERCPs, as well as close access to adjacent specialty clinics.
Tremendous institutional support for academic pursuits particularly
pertaining to chronic viral hepatitis and inflammatory bowel
disease is available. We offer treatment to those in West Virginia
as well as patients from five border states.
There is a culture of professionalism and cooperation within the
Department of Medicine. The growing Section of Digestive Diseases
offers opportunities to build and design programs within a large
referral academic center.
The West Virginia University Health System is West Virginia’s
largest health system and the state’s largest employer. The System
has undergone significant expansion in specialty and sub-specialty
care in areas such as cancer, heart and vascular, and neuroscience,
among many others. The Health System operates West Virginia’s first
and only multi-organ transplant center, and opened a new, 150-bed
Children’s Hospital in September 2022.
Today, the WVU Health System has more than 2,400 licensed beds,
3,900 providers, and nearly 30,000 employees. Anchored by a 700-bed
academic medical center in Morgantown, the Health System includes
more than 20 member hospitals that collectively serve a multi-state
region that includes West Virginia, Western Maryland, Eastern Ohio,
and Southwestern Pennsylvania. To learn more, visit WVUMedicine.org.
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
recreational activities. Morgantown is located just over an hour
south of Pittsburgh, PA and three hours from Washington, D.C. and
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference
from day one. To learn more, visit Gastroenterology & Hepatology | School of
Medicine | West Virginia University (wvu.edu)
and apply online
at https://wvumedicine.org/careers/. For additional information,
please contact Joe Lombardi, Physician Recruiter, at
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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UHA University Health Associates
8062 UHA Medicine GI and Hepatology
1 Medical Center Drive