The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university\u2019s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
Participation in the cardiothoracic residency training program; supervising and mentoring interns and medical students assigned to the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery; participating in the administrative committees of OHSU and those in the Department of Surgery; engaging in public service for the benefit of OHSU; obtaining grants and gifts for study of cardiac disease; participating in other research at OHSU relating to cardiac disease processes and to provide patient care activities which fall under the scope of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at OHSU Hospital. In addition, you will provide patient care activities which fall under the scope of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at OHSU, and cover call at the Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center and PeaceHealth Hospital in Southwest Washington. The primary site for your clinical duties will be OHSU Hospital.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm