The University of Nebraska Medical Center, (UNMC), Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine in Omaha, NE is recruiting dynamic academic physicians for a lung transplant specialist faculty position. The Division consists of 25 faculty members and has fully accredited pulmonary/critical care medicine and sleep medicine fellowships. The Division’s research labs are focused on basic science research in airway inflammation injury and repair. The Division also has active clinical studies involving trials for pulmonary hypertension and cystic fibrosis.
Our clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, is home to one of the most reputable and well-known organ transplant programs in the country. In the decades since the first transplant in 1970, its nationally and internationally renowned specialists have performed thousands of heart, liver, kidney, pancreas and intestinal transplants. Nebraska Medicine is one of a few institutions nationwide to offer all solid organ transplants under one roof. Our Lung Transplant Program offers single lung, double lung and heart-lung transplants. This career opportunity provides a competitive benefits package and rank and salary commensurate with qualifications. The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified/eligible in pulmonary and critical care medicine, have completed a lung transplant pulmonary fellowship or be UNOS qualified based on additional training. Demonstrated interest in teaching is required.
As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serve Nebraska and its communities through award-winning outreach.
Specific questions may be addressed to: Ruxana Sadikot, MD, Division Chief Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications are now being accepted on-line at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/57907. Individuals from diverse background are encouraged to apply.
MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent, Board certified or Board eligible in relevant subspecialty. Must have completed a 1-year lung transplant pulmonary fellowship or be UNOS qualified based on their additional training.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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