ABDOMINAL TRANSPLANT SURGEON (Instructor/Assistant Professor of Surgery)
Massachusetts General Hospital
January 5, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
The Division of Transplantation in the Department of Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is seeking a board certified/board equivalent multi-organ transplant surgeon for a full-time faculty position at the Instructor or Assistant level to join our growing abdominal transplant program.
Candidates should be board certified/board eligible in general surgery; a graduate of an ASTS-approved transplant surgery fellowship program, and be eligible for a Massachusetts state medical license.
Candidates must have experience in liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, as well as multi-organ donor experience, including laparoscopic donor nephrectomy.
Experience in live donor liver transplantation is important but not necessary.
The ideal candidate should have strong interest in dialysis access and hepatobiliary surgery.
Interest and experience in basic, translational and/or clinical research is preferred.
The successful candidate will be joining the region’s most comprehensive adult Abdominal Organ Transplant Program, which currently performs approximately 130 kidneys, 75 livers, and 5 kidney/pancreas transplants annually. Also, the Live Donor Program currently performs roughly 50 live kidney donor transplants and 5 live liver transplants annually.
In addition, the candidate will actively participate in the education of transplant surgery fellows, residents, medical students and advanced care providers (nurse practitioners and physician assistants). Faculty rank and financial compensation is commensurate with background and experience.
MGH is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, and veterans. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Applications should include a current CV, with a brief letter outlining the candidate’s level of training, specialty qualifications, clinical, teaching, and research experience. Interested candidates should submit complete applications to:
Massachusetts General Hospital:
Founded in 1811 and admitting its first patients in 1821, Massachusetts General Hospital is the third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest hospital in New England. Throughout its history, MGH has been on the cutting-edge of healthcare, and continues its tradition of excellence today. In 2012, MGH was named America's best hospital ...by U. S. News & World Report based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 different specialties. In 2003, Mass General was the first hospital in Massachusetts to be designated a Magnet hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center; since then, the MGH has maintained its Magnet recognition through redesignation. A career with MGH means you'll be part of a rich line of history, and an integral part of ensuring that our success continues.
World-Class Patient Care:
Our 907-bed medical center, located in the heart of Boston, offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. The hospital also holds concurrent Level 1 verification for adult and pediatric trauma and burn care.
MGH employs over 26,000 passionate people in a variety of diverse roles. In addition to our competitive compensation package, MGH offers outstanding benefits and perks, including health/dental insurance, 403b with company match, a fully employer-funded Cash Balance Retirement Plan, a generous paid time off program, tuition reimbursement, a childcare center and a fitness center. Conveniently located in the heart of Boston, MGH is easily accessible by multiple MBTA lines, in addition to private shuttles run by Partners HealthCare. There is only one MGH!