Emory University Assistant/Associate Professor - Burn and Surgical Critical Care (GMH) in Atlanta, Georgia
The Department of Surgery of Emory University at Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, is actively seeking a qualified academic Burn/Surgical Critical Care surgeon to join a busy American Burn Association verified Adult and Pediatric Burn Unit at Grady Memorial Hospital. Grady’s Burn unit is directed by Walter Ingram MD, Emory Associate Professor of Surgery along with Juvonda Hodge MD, Associate Director of the unit. The entire burn team participates actively in multi-specialty research endeavors and many are generously supported with funds for conference presentation and attendance.
Grady’s Burn Unit admits over 700 patients a year, including adult and pediatric patients, in a contemporary facility that provides comprehensive burn care. We are a multidisciplinary team of physicians, physician assistants, Emory and Morehouse general and plastic surgery residents, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists and other ancillary staff. It is the only burn center in Georgia backed by a Level I Trauma Center (the Trauma Center admits about 4500 patients a year). See link for additional information about the Center: https://www.gradyburn.org/.
Responsibilities include supervision of a multidisciplinary team along with integral involvement with ICU rounds and the operating room. There are extraordinary opportunities for clinical research based on patient volumes and acuity. The ideal candidate should have a background or strong interest in clinical research (candidates with MPH, MSc or similar degree are very welcome to apply). Leadership opportunities in the unit exist as well.
Board Certified Surgeon with post-graduate training
A valid, unrestricted medical license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia
A controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate
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Job Number 31565
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: Surgery: Grady Surgery
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
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