Department Name: 7H358:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - GASTROEN
The Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an attending physician at the Assistant Professor level for digestive diseases. Duties include, but are not limited to:
*Participation in the Clinical Hepatology Programs within the Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition at the University of Kentucky. *Serve as an Attending and/or Consulting Physician at the UK HealthCare Hospitals and/or the Veterans Administration Hospital for no less than three months per year. *Patient care responsibilities will include general hepatology inpatient and outpatient services at UK HealthCare and possibly other outreach clinics and the Veterans Administration Hospital. *Provide teaching and supervision of residents and medical students in all clinical settings (inpatient, outpatient, and clinical research subjects). Will be an active participant in postgraduate education/CME efforts. *Serve on appropriate Division, Department, University, Hospital and College committees. *Participation in Continuing Education Programs at the College of Medicine.
Please include a curriculum vitae along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD degree or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completion of fellowship training in Hepatology or Equivalent
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Ky Medical License within 30 days of appointment
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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