Job Description: The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri - School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time trauma position that can be clinical or tenure track position. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The primary location of service will be in Springfield, MO at the new CoxHealth Emergency and Trauma Center.
This position represents for a unique Orthopaedic Trauma opportunity that combines private and academic practice. The faculty member will work at the new CoxHealth Emergency and Trauma Center, in addition to their other facility in vicinity while having a full appointment at the University Of Missouri Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery. The new Center is one of the largest Emergency departments in Missouri and offers some of the nation's most advanced imaging technology, an on-site lab and state-of-the art disaster management facilities.
Springfield is the third largest city in Missouri and is a short distance from several major metropolitan areas including St. Louis, Kansas City and Tulsa. Its economy is based on healthcare, manufacturing, retail, education and tourism. Springfield is the birthplace of Route 66, has a vibrant arts community and is a national destination for outdoor sportsmen. For more details regarding Springfield, MO visit www.springfieldmo.org
All applicants must have completed fellowship training and be Board Certified or Board Eligible. Excellence in patient care and resident teaching is expected.
Orthopaedic Trauma Physician
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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For additional information about the job responsibilities contact James P. Stannard, MD – Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, 1100 Virginia Avenue, Columbia, MO 65212 at firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (573) 882-1920
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