The Department of Surgery at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital is seeking a senior-level surgeon and faculty member with special expertise in hepato-biliary surgery to serve as Chief of the Division of General Surgery.
Teaching: participate as a preceptor in the Core Clerkship in Surgery and the clinical elective for medical students enrolled at The Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, participate in the teaching programs of the Department of Surgery at Rhode Island Hospital to include residents in General Surgery and fellows in Colorectal Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, as well as interdisciplinary teaching programs with other Divisions and Departments within the hospital and the medical school. Participation would include curriculum development, teaching, mentoring and evaluation of students and trainees.
Research: interest in pursuing basic, translational, or clinical research programs pertaining to the field of hepatic, biliary and/or pancreatic conditions, establish, coordinate, and integrate national, regional, and institutional clinical research protocols at Rhode Island Hospital and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, act as the Institution's Principal Investigator or mentor for collaborative and multi-center studies and research networks.
Patient Care: oversee the administration and participate in the clinical aspects of the division, including the inpatient service and the outpatient clinics, perform procedures pertinent to hepatic, pancreatic and biliary surgery, and sharing and overseeing call coverage and consultative services.
Service Responsibilities: maintain a positive working relationship in all activities of the Division of General Surgerywithin the Department of Surgery and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, attend faculty and staff meetings, serve on Medical School, Hospital, and Department committees, work with faculty and the Chairman of Surgery of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown Universityto facilitate the achievements of the department and the division.
Board certification in general surgery and specialty training in hepato-pancreatico-biliary surgery, with special expertise in hepato-biliary surgery; strong clinical background in surgical diseases of the liver, pancreas and biliary tract; excellence in patient care and teaching; and commitment to scholarly participation in research and educational programs. Must meet requirements for academic appointment at the Associate Professor or Full Professor rank in the Research Scholar or Teaching Scholar Track at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University to include an established record of scholarly achievements and publications with a national or international reputation for scholarship and leadership in hepato-pancreatico-biliary surgery or surgical oncology, involvement in national or international committees and relevant professional societies and a track record of an administrative role at a major medical institution.
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