The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible general OBGYN for a full-time position at the UK community-based OB/GYN practice in Morehead, Kentucky. Morehead is the home of the University of Kentucky Rural Physician Leadership Program (RPLP). Each year 10 medical students are accepted into the RPLP program where they spend the first two years on campus in Lexington with the larger class and their third and fourth years in Morehead with University of Kentucky community-based Faculty using Saint Claire Regional Medical Center (SCRMC) as their inpatient facility.
Major Responsibilities of this position include comprehensive Obstetrics and Gynecology practice and participation in teaching activities with medical students. Development and participation in educational and community activities and involvement in hospital and university committees is strongly encouraged. Experience and enthusiasm in teaching and supervising medical students is desirable. A competitive salary and benefits package is being offered, and opportunities for faculty development are available and encouraged.
Job responsibilities include:
Building a comprehensive OB/GYN clinical practice with three other OB/GYNs. OB/GYN Call is 1 in 4 weekends and 1 in 4 weekday calls
Teaching 3rd and 4th year Medical students. The practice is the site for the RPLP OB/GYN clinical clerkship and 4th year Medical student electives
Teaching University of Kentucky Family Medicine Residents Gynecology
Partnering with University of Kentucky and SCRMC for quality and safety in Obstetrics and in Gynecologic surgery
Please feel free to reach out to Dr. Wendy Hansen (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Dr. Frederick Zachman (email@example.com) with any questions. To apply, please submit a letter of interest and CV via the UK Jobs site. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Clinical experience and strong record of demonstrated leadership is expected.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD degree or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completion of OB/GYN residency and fellowship as appropriate
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Board certified or eligible in OB/GYN
Must obtain Kentucky medical licensure upon appointment and maintain throughout the term of the appointment.
Must be appropriately credentialed and accepted as a member of the active staff.
Experience and enthusiasm in teaching and supervising medical students is desirable.
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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