Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier academic physician search firm, has partnered with the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Surgery to invite you to consider a Burn Surgery Faculty opportunity. Join a strong, multidisciplinary team that is committed to clinical excellence and a highly collaborative and productive scholarly environment. The University of Colorado Hospital is nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report and provides the only certified American Burn Association Burn Center in Colorado, providing care to patients across eight different states. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to participate in medical education across all levels as well as collaborative scholarly activities within and across Departments. There are substantial clinical and academic opportunities awaiting the new faculty member. The features of this opportunity include:
Brand new, state-of-the-art facilities, ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report
Region's top and only American Burn Association verified Burn Center serving a large area from New Mexico to Montana
Join a strong team of physicians dedicated to delivering clinical excellence, education and advancing medical knowledge, as well as highly productive, and collaborative scholarship
Responsibilities will include staffing and call coverage for the burn and trauma-acute care surgery service and the burn and surgery-trauma intensive care services
Level II Trauma Center, Trauma services volume within the Department has grown by 25% within the last year
The burn center has grown >30% over the past fiscal year
Highly supported to pursue academic and research interest—dedicated research assistant—access to new wet lab space
Burn Center utilizes a multidisciplinary, collaborative care approach with physicians working closely together to achieve optimal patient outcomes—2.4% mortality rate compared to the national average of 3.3%
Full sub-specialty support—work closely with every consulting service needed
Participate in medical education teaching mid-levels, medical students, residents, and fellows
DENVER—WHATEVER YOU NEED, YOU WILL FIND IT HERE—IT’S THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS WORK HARD/PLAY HARD—300 DAYS OF SUNSHINE
There are breathtaking views of the Rockies with abundant summer and winter outdoor recreational activities and it has the largest city park system in the nation. Denver is the nation’s most highly educated city with the highest percentage of high school and college graduates. It has also become the sports mecca in the West with the addition of three huge stadiums in the past few years- MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS, and many other professional sporting events. This institution is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer that values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.
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