DUTIES: The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a Clinical Psychiatrist / Clinial Assistant Professor for a part-time, on-call position at University Hospital. General duties will include: - Psychiatric clinical coverage for weekday nights/weekends and holidays off-site call/come in as necessary on-call coverage. - Evaluate, treat and enact clinically appropriate disposition for patients in the Emergency Department as well as the surgical/medical floors. - Notes on all ER admissions. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED: MD, NYS Medical License; BE/BC in Psychiatry. Completed at least 3rd year in a psychiatric residency program and has completed a psychiatry residency program. Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 50906
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SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.