DUTIES: Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors. Vascular Surgeon to join the Department of Surgery at SUNY Downstate and provide Vascular services at Coney Island Hospital and Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island. The Department of Surgery Administration at SUNY Downstate is seeking a full time Vascular Surgeon/ Clinical Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will: - Supervises all vascular surgical care rendered by physician assistants, fellows and residents - Oversees quality assurance activities - Collaborates with department, division, hospital and school leadership on initiatives to expand the market share and scope of services provided by the Vascular Surgery program - Actively participates in department, hospital and campus-wide committees and work groups. - Oversees and directs residents and medical students on the vascular service. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED: - MD - New York State medical license - Board Certification/Eligibility or Foreign Equivalency in Vascular Surgery. - Completion of fellowship in Vascular Surgery. PREFERRED: - Experience in all types of open and interventional vascular procedures - Proven scholarly activity - Record of research and educational activities. Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
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About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.