The UW School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation is seeking an orthopedic surgeon with dual-fellowship training in orthopedics sports medicine and in musculoskeletal oncology. This position will participate in research, teaching, and clinical care.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation is seeking an orthopedic surgeon with dual-fellowship training in orthopedics sports medicine and in musculoskeletal oncology. This position will develop and/or continue a record of scholarly accomplishment, and will lead and participate in the research programs for orthopedic sports medicine research.
This position will be responsible for resident and medical student teaching conducted by the department. Duties will include provision of clinical care for UW Health sports medicine patients including pediatrics and adults, and backup to musculoskeletal oncology patients. The incumbent will see patients at UW Health Research Park Clinic and at UW Health at The American Center Orthopedic Clinic.
Additionally, the incumbent will work with UW Athletic Department student-athletes providing pre-participation physicals, clinic coverage and team/event coverage. The incumbent may also provide team physician coverage to various sports teams in the region and/or provide medical support for sporting events in the area.
The incumbent will be expected to participate in department call coverage to include general orthopedics call for all UW Health clinical locations.
The incumbent will be expected to increase the sports medicine practice through referrals from the region and state; to participate in outreach activities via presentations and/or clinics at hospitals and medical centers throughout the state and region; and to have an active role in the teaching and education of medical students, residents, and fellows in the area of sports medicine.
The successful applicant will participate in administrative and committee work to support the clinical and scholarly missions of the UW School of Medicine and Public Health and UW Health. An essential part of these duties will be working in a collegial relationship with other faculty members.
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
DO or MD.
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
Completion of U.S.-based residency program in Orthopedic Surgery, and completion of two U.S.-based fellowships: one in Sports Medicine and one in Musculoskeletal Oncology.
License or Certificate:
Board eligible or board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. Eligible for Wisconsin Medical License.
Full Time: 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Anticipated Begin Date:
JULY 01, 2019
ANNUAL (12 months)
Instructions to Applicants:
To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button within the job posting. You will be asked to submit a CV, personal statement/cover letter, and list of three professional references, including your current or most recent supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.
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