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Position Listing for Family Planning Fellowship Director
Section of Family Planning, Department of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
The Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) is seeking an Associate Professor or Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology to join the Section of Family Planning. We are seeking a Fellowship Director who will share our dedication to serving the vulnerable, diverse patient population of Los Angeles at LA County + USC Medical Center, while taking advantage of the resources and academic community of a world-renowned hospital and institution, Keck Hospital of USC.
JobÂ Description and Expectations:
This is a full-time position, which includes clinical and teaching responsibilities in both family planning and general obstetrics and gynecology.
Candidates must be board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, eligible for licensure in California and who have completed a Family Planning Fellowship at least 5 years ago.
The successful applicant will have demonstrated excellence in clinical practice, including abortion provision, evidence of teaching, clinical scholarly expertise in family planning by publication of original research within the past three years and have experience in one of the following: extramural peer-reviewed funding, presentations at regional or national meetings, or participation in national committees or educational organizations.
The candidate would be expected to expand abortion and contraceptive services with Keck Medicine (PPO/EPO).
The applicant will help to develop a sustainable, collaborative research vision for the fellowship.
Generalist and family planning call responsibilities are expected but limited.
An established Family Planning Fellowship, 3rd in the nation and previously led by the late Dr. Daniel R. Mishell, Jr., and graduated Ryan Program with dedicated operating room time for abortion services.
Opportunities for collaborative research in womenâs health epidemiology with our departmentâs PhD-levelÂ directorÂ of research, translational work in contraceptive development with dedicated lab support and expertise in hormonal assays, and mentorship of junior faculty motivated to pursue a clinician-scientist pathway.
Consistent MPH/MSW internship site for graduate students from the USC Schools of Preventive Medicine and Social Work.
The position offers a competitive salary with excellent university benefits and an academic appointment at the Keck School of Medicine of USC appropriate to the level of training and experience.
We intend for the applicant to start immediately, or Spring/Summer of 2021, following licensure in California and credentialing at affiliated hospitals. The University of Southern California is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified candidates should apply her and upload a letter of interest, CV, and the names of three references.Â For further inquiries, please contact Â Cheryl Piazzola (Cheryl.Piazzola@med.usc.edu), Special Projects Manager of Faculty Affairs in ObGyn.
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