The department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Missouri - Columbia is seeking a full-time board certified/eligible physiatrist to join our department.
Spinal Cord Injury - Primary clinical responsibilities will be to provide inpatient and outpatient care for patients with spinal cord injury. Responsibilities also include research collaboration and call coverage at Howard A. Rusk Rehabilitation Center. Clinical education of residents, fellows, and medical students are integral to the position.
MU is one of the few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus. At MU's comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics, and telehealth sites. MU has more than 280 degree programs, 30,000 students, and 250,000 alumni. The School of Medicine's more than 675 faculty physicians and scientists educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, fellows, and other students seeking advanced degrees.
Columbia is a progressive university town whose centralized location offers quick access to St. Louis and Kansas City as well as the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. Columbia's eclectic mix of restaurants, shops, art galleries, music venues, coffee houses, annual festivals, and sporting events means there is never a shortage of things to do. Columbia is also in proximity to a host of historic towns and state parks featuring boating, fishing, hiking, biking, and much more. In addition, Columbia offers an outstanding environment for raising a family with exceptional schools at all levels, state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, and affordable cost-of-living. For more information, please visit http://www.como.gov/.
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This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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