Abdominal Wall/MIS Surgeon
Location: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
The Department of Surgery at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is seeking a full-time Adv/GI MIS and/or Abdominal Wall fellowship trained surgeon to join our well-established Division of MIS and Bariatric Surgery. Interested candidates should be dynamic, innovative individuals with experience, training, and interest in abdominal wall surgery. Expertise in complex abdominal wall surgery (open, laparoscopic and robotic) and a willingness to practice general surgery as part of our MIS team are mandatory. Leadership opportunities are available to expand and lead our abdominal wall program.
We are seeking a surgeon with experience in abdominal wall surgery to join our team. The successful candidate will have an MD or equivalent, have completed an accredited Adv GI/MIS and/or advanced abdominal wall fellowship, be board certified/eligible in general surgery and be eligible for a Wisconsin medical license. The incumbent will be expected to play a major role in the growth of the abdominal wall surgery program with the opportunity to be the Director of our Hernia Center (based on experience). They should be able to deliver high-quality patient care, be excited about participating in teaching the fellow, residents, and medical students, and be involved in a scholarly clinical or basic science research program. Expertise in complex abdominal wall surgery (open, laparoscopic and robotic) and a willingness to practice general surgery as part of our MIS team are mandatory. The successful candidate will also participate in professional, public, and university service.
The successful applicant must have a strong interest in clinical practice and a demonstrated track record of research and educational accomplishments. The ideal applicant should have a desire to build a robust clinical practice while being integrally involved in the education and training of our MIS fellow, general surgery residents and medical students.
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MD or equivalent is required
Advanced Abdominal Wall Fellowship or Advanced GI/MIS fellowship training with focus in abdominal wall surgery required.
Completion of an approved residency program and an Advanced Abdominal Wall Fellowship or Advanced GI/MIS fellowship and focus in abdominal wall surgery required
Candidate is required to have or be eligible for a Wisconsin Medical License. Board Certification in Surgery through the American Board of Surgery or equivalent. Must be eligible for enrollment as a billing provider and for all necessary hospital privileges.
The candidate must have the credentials that meet the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health criteria for promotion of appointment on the CHS track.
Candidates must possess clinical and academic credentials sufficient for appointment at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor rank. The candidate must have the credentials that meet the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health criteria for promotion or appointment on the Clinical Health Sciences Track. Rank will depend on candidate's interest and academic credentials.
To apply, click "Apply Now" to upload a CV and cover letter. In your cover letter please detail your clinical experience and interests as it relates to this position, as well as statements of research and teaching interests.
The deadline for assuring full consideration is March 16, 2021 however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.