Minimum Qualifications: MD/DO, NYS license, 5 or more years clinical and teaching experience. Family Medicine including Obstetrics preferred.
Job Standard / Operational Needs: The Department of Family Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York, seeks a board-certified Family Medicine physician to work clinically in our private practice and lead our Department in medical student education. You will engage equally in clinical (50%) and educational (50%) activities with an appropriate balance of administrative and academic endeavors. The academic activities will include oversight, coordination and quality improvement of all medical student education for the Department of Family Medicine. You will participate in teaching of medical students through role modeling, precepting and potentially by teaching medical students in either Year 1 or 2. Administrative duties will include participation in the decision making process of the Department and facilitating the academic programs established in the Department of the Family Medicine Clerkship, the Rural Medical Scholars Program and Family Medicine elective activities. Other duties include but are not limited to: teaching and liaison activities with other departments, advising and mentorship of medical students, preparation and delivery of lectures and seminars. Clinical duties will involve direct patient care through the Department's faculty practice. Family Medicine with obstetrics clinical duties preferred. Overall supervision is provided by the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine.
About State University of New York Upstate Medical University
SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, is the only academic medical center in Central New York. It is also the region's largest employer with 9,460 employees. Affiliated with the State University of New York, Upstate's mission is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research and health care. Upstate Medical University's educational mission is anchored by i...ts four colleges?Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies (biomedical sciences). Since 2006, student enrollment has grown by 30% as Upstate responds to the needs of the region. As a biomedical research enterprise, Upstate focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The quest for treatments and cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular and systems biology. Upstate also offers many clinical trials for patients. The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital; Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus; Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, and numerous satellite sites.