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Current Available Positions

Current Available Appointments

Acute Care Surgery position in Corvallis, Oregon

Corvallis, Oregon

Samaritan Health Services (OR), a non-profit integrated health care delivery system has an opportunity for an Acute Care Surgeon. Our award-winning health system provides exceptional primary care and a range of specialty services throughout the mid-Willamette Valley and Central Oregon coast. The network serves approximately 300,000 residents in Linn, Benton, Lincoln and portions of Polk and Marion counties. Our skilled providers have a passion for building healthier communities through world-class, compassionate health care. Acute Care Surgery opportunity available in Corvallis, Oregon.

All SHS positions include excellent benefits including retirement plans, paid medical malpractice, CME, relocation allowance and starting bonus.

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Contact Details

For more information, please visit http://www.samhealth.org/docjobs or contact Annette at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Research Fellowship

Methodist Dallas Medical Center

Job Description: The Research Fellowship allows candidates to work intimately with our surgeons and research scientists at Methodist Dallas Medical Center. The goal of this program is to conduct Trauma and Acute Care research in collaboration with our research team.
Fellows are expected to be an integral part of the General Surgery Program as well as the Trauma Research Group. Research fellows will publish manuscripts under the guidance of our experienced surgical faculty. As the only Level I Trauma Center serving South Dallas, our unique patient population forms the basis for numerous and diverse investigations. The Fellow will participate in multiple clinical research projects related to retrospective, prospective, and randomized controlled studies. Additionally, Fellows will be given an opportunity to publish and present their work at national and international meetings. The Division targets several large meetings each year, including the AAST, EAST, ASA, ASC, WTA, SCCM, and the ACS. The Research Fellow will attend all educational programs of the Division and participate in an observational capacity in clinical activities. Direct patient contact is not allowed under this program. At the end of the fellowship, the Fellow is expected to have a rich knowledge in trauma, emergency surgery, and surgical critical care research.

Requirements: Individuals interested in applying for a Research Fellowship position must meet the following criteria: • FULL comprehension of the English language, both written and oral • Minimum 6 month commitment (12-24 months preferred)

Application: • One-page letter of intent describing the candidate's goals and expectations from the research fellowship; a statement should clarify the intent (or lack of intent) to pursue residency in the U.S. after the completion of the program • Detailed and chronologically organized Curriculum Vitae • Two letters of recommendation from Professors or Directors at the applicant's institution in English (from past 12 months) • Copy of Diplomas • Two letters of recommendation • Meet criteria for securing a qualifying Visa to remain in the United States for the period of duration of this fellowship • Medical Certificate attesting to your good state of health • Recent PPD test (TB test) and copy of normal chest x-ray report (within 6 months) • Two passport-size pictures

Please include in your email 1) a current and complete mailing address, 2) the length of fellowship you are requesting, and 3) the month/year you wish to start.

Sponsor: Michael S. Truitt, General Surgery Program Director, Department of Graduate Medical Education, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Location: Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Year: 2016-2017

We accept applications on an ongoing basis and select applicants who demonstrate a desire and aptitude for success in clinical research.

To apply, please email Michael S. Truitt, MD: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address); .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Details

Program Contacts: Michael S. Truitt, MD Director of Surgical Graduate Medical Education/Trauma Surgeon, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 75074 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Vaidehi Agrawal, Ph.D. Clinical Research Scientist, Methodist Health System, Dallas, TX, 75074 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Academic Trauma Surgeon, West Virginia

Charleston, WV

The Department of Surgery at the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center of West Virginia University, Charleston Division, is recruiting a trauma surgeon. Must be BC/BE in general surgery with BC/BE in trauma/surgical critical care preferred with ability to obtain an active and unencumbered West Virginia Medical license, DEA and staff privileges at Charleston Area Medical Center.

We are seeking a surgeon with superior clinical, technical and interpersonal skills to join our dynamic trauma team in a busy Level 1 Trauma Center with a volume of over 3,200 cases annually. The successful candidates will also have the opportunity to work with and assist in the education of residents and medical students, so their contribution to teaching is expected and needed. Active involvement in research and scholarly activity with documented publication/presentation is important. The initial appointment to West Virginia University/Charleston division will be based on the candidate’s background and credentials.

Our compensation and benefits package is extremely competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The search will remain open until suitable candidates are identified.

WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Senc CV and cover letter to Carol Wamsley at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Office Phone: (304) 388-3347