Minimum Qualifications: MD/DO, NYS license. Family Medicine including Obstetrics preferred
Job Standard / Operational Needs: You will engage primarily in clinical and educational activities with an appropriate balance of administration and scholarly/academic activities. Teaching of medical students and potentially residents through an administrative role within the Department of Family Medicine are expected. Appropriate administrative duties will include participation in the decision-making process of the department. Other duties include but are limited to: teaching and liaison activities with other departments when appropriate, professional and personal counseling of medical students, preparation and delivery of appropriate lectures and seminars, and provision of direct patient care through the department' medical service group. Overall supervision is provided by the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University. ACTIVITES: Clinical 60% including call, clinical care and outside clinical obligations; 20% teaching medical students and others who are present in our Department with a primary emphasis on the broad spectrum of Family Medicine. Family Medicine clinical activities including obstetrics preferred. Participate in curriculum development and in the evaluation of medical students. Maintain updated lecture series and materials needed. 20% research and administrative duties as directed. Participation in research and other scholarly projects is encouraged.
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.