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University of Florida
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Feb 1, 2022

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The University of Florida Department of Emergency Medicine - Jacksonville is recruiting motivated and energetic physicians to join our Faculty in our ongoing expansion of operations in Jacksonville and the greater Duval County area. We are seeking an ultrasound fellowship trained emergency physician to join our robust academic practice as the US Fellowship Director. Successful candidates will receive academic appointments as either a Clinical Assistant or Associate professor. Qualified candidates must be ABEM/ABOEM board eligible or certified and be AEMUS board eligible.

UF Health is a 639-bed urban teaching hospital and Level 1 Trauma Center in downtown Jacksonville. Our emergency department includes a nationally recognized residency training program, pediatric ED, a CUAP accredited EUS program, an award-winning emergency simulation center and a highly successful and active research division. A full cadre of sub-specialty services are available to the over 80,000 patients who visit us each year.

UF Health North is a 92-bed community hospital with 28 full service emergency beds. It has comprehensive radiology and laboratory services, along with consultation from all University of Florida specialty and sub-specialty services. Open since 2015, annual patient visits are growing and already exceed 45,000 patient visits per year. The ED at UF Health North will be undergoing expansion in 2021. In addition, the Department of EM will be expanding to including two free-standing emergency departments in 2022.

Be part of a growing and supportive academic faculty that will work to help you realize your professional goals. Join the University of Florida Faculty and earn a competitive community-based salary and comprehensive benefits package commensurate with a nationally recognized university.

The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville is the largest of the three colleges at the Health Science Center Jacksonville. The college is affiliated with UF Health in Jacksonville, a health system comprised of two hospitals — the 603-bed UF Health Jacksonville and 92-bed UF Health North — and more than 60 primary and specialty care practices throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.

The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 440 faculty members, 1,560 staff and 384 residents and fellows, as well as medical students from UF and around the country. We offer an incredible breadth of clinical training program sand proud to train many of best primary care providers and specialists throughout the region, the state and the country.

The college offers 38 accredited graduate medical education programs and 14 non-standard programs. More than 100 residents and fellows from programs across the U.S. come to UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville to participate in various clinical rotations as well.

In addition to graduate medical education, clinical rotations in all the major disciplines are provided for students from the UF College of Medicine in Gainesville. Third-year medical students enrolled at UF spend about 25 percent of their training at the Jacksonville campus, gaining valuable experience in an urban setting. While third-year rotations are only offered to UF students, elective rotations in the final year of clinical training are available to students from accredited schools in the US and Canada.

For practicing physicians, the college offers a continuing medical education program that recruits national and international speakers who are well known and respected in their fields.

The college's faculty, residents and fellows are active in clinical research. Residents and fellows regularly present their findings at locations across the country and publish their projects in well-known publications. In 2019, the campus received $23.1 million in external research funding, approximately 50% of which was federally sponsored projects.

The campus houses a 16,000-square-foot clinical and translational research facility. To support faculty and resident research, the college has a Center for Data Solutions, offering researchers analytics, epidemiology and biostatistics support, and a Center for Research Training, helping develop the next generation of highly collaborative clinical researchers.

Located in the Northeastern part of the state on the Atlantic Ocean, Jacksonville’s weather is sunny and pleasant. We enjoy an average of 320 days of sunshine each year, yet have the coolest summers in the state. Known as the River City, Jacksonville is a major port city with numerous waterways, two Naval bases, several nature preserves, marshes, lakes, wetlands and miles of beaches. Flowing through Jacksonville is the 310-mile St. Johns River, which plays a major role in our work and play.

To learn more about our college, our leadership and our campus, please visit us at .

Expected Salary:

Salary and academic appointment is negotiable and the benefits are excellent.

Minimum Requirements:

Qualified candidates must be MD/DO and ABEM/ABOEM board eligible or certified and be AEMUS board eligible.

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position is open until filled. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The Search Committee will begin to review applications as soon as an applicant pool is identified. Please include a Cover Letter and C.V.

To find out more, contact Dr. Ashley Norse, Search Committee Chair, preferably via email, to .

The final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

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