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  • 2020-05-19 16:58 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Mid Atlantic Retina (MAR), based at the Retina Service of Wills Eye Hospital with offices throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, is recruiting a full-time uveitis specialist to expand its Uveitis Unit.  Applicants must be board-certified with subspecialty fellowship training in uveitis and a strong interest in patient care and teaching medical students, residents, and retina fellows.  Weekly Wills Eye Hospital conference participation and interest in advancing scientific knowledge through clinical trials is desired.  In addition, candidates should have a commitment to assist existing faculty with the development of an accredited  uveitis fellowship starting in the 2021-22 academic year.

    The Uveitis Unit within MAR was created in 2014 and sees roughly 500 new patients and 4000 follow-up patients per year, with substantial growth opportunities in the tri-state region.

    If interested please email a CV, brief cover letter and 3 references to UveitisDr@midatlanticretina.com for further information. 

  • 2020-05-10 18:47 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Hospital: Henry Ford Health System

    Department Name: Ophthalmology Department

    Specialty: Medical Retina/Uveitis Physician 

     

    The Henry Ford Department of Ophthalmology is one of the largest ophthalmology practices in the United States, treating more than 55,000 patients per year at 16 locations throughout southeast Michigan.  

    The medical retina/uveitis trained physician will be joining 35 ophthalmologists which includes specialists in retina, cornea, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, ocular oncology, ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, refractive surgery and laser vision correction, and visual electrophysiology.

    The Department actively participates in vision research which includes clinical trials and basic research.  

    Practice structure: The medical retina/uveitis trained physician is expected to see a greater volume of retina cases while the uveitis portion of the practice continues to grow

    Referrals: An abundant source of referrals comes from Henry Ford’s partners in optometry, Henry Ford OptimEyes which employs greater than 70 optometrists. 

    Technology & Availability of Equipment: Clinic locations are fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and a networked digital imaging system. 

     

    Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Pharmacy, AD&D, Life Insurance, Short-term disability, Malpractice insurance with tail coverage, CME travel time and professional spending allowance, paid time off, and retirement vehicles

     

    Candidate Parameters:

    HFHS is seeking (1medical retina uveitis physician that has completed a medical retina and uveitis fellowship which meets the standards of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO)Fellowship Compliance Committee and which is endorsed and supported by the American Uveitis Society (AUS).  

     

    Community Description:

    Enjoy all of the conveniences of a major metro area along with the low cost of living and community atmosphere that the Midwest can provide. Live in a city known for its performing arts, professional sports, and nationally ranked universities and healthcare organizations. An international airport can take you anywhere you would like to go. 

    •    Detroit: One of “America’s Most Fun Cities” – Thrillist

    •    Both public and private school options available and multiple nationally recognized universities

    •    A thriving music and theatre scene, including the Detroit Jazz Festival

    •    Motown Museum, Henry Ford Museum, Automotive Hall of Fame

    •    Convenient access to great year-round getaways, camping and kayaking

    •    Home to the Detroit Lions, Tigers, Pistons and Red Wings

     

    Contact:

    Jessica Duyka

    469.524.1449

    Jessica.duyka@merritthawkins.com

    Merritt Hawkins

  • 2020-02-20 17:30 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

    Description

    The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is seeking an Uveitis fellowship-trained Ophthalmologist to join the Department of Ophthalmology of the Mount Sinai Hospital and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NYC.

    Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.

    Required qualifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology certification/eligibility
    • Fellowship training in Uveitis
    • Eligible for medical licensure in New York.

    If interested, please email Douglas Fredrick MD (douglas.fredrick@mssm.edu)

  • 2019-12-02 08:20 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Leading the future of health care. 

    Many organizations have a mission statement; The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (TPMG) has a calling: to lead the way to a better future for health care. Through our leadership in the use of advanced technology, our creation of innovative solutions and our influence on health policy and reform efforts, we are shaping the future of health care in the nation. We are currently seeking Uveitis specialists to join our Santa Clara and Sacramento Ophthalmology departments.

    OPHTHALMOLOGIST - UVEITIS

    Openings in Santa Clara & Sacramento, California

    Practice will be supported by dedicated physician assistants

    Requirements:

    • Board Certification or Eligibility

    • Must be eligible to obtain a California medical license or be currently licensed to practice within California

    Within Kaiser Permanente, the Department of Ophthalmology provides the full spectrum of eye care services. The department is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions (diseases) affecting infants, children and adults. Comprehensive general ophthalmologists are available by self-referral or consultation. Ophthalmic sub-specialists function as consultants to the general ophthalmologist for the management of complex vitreo-retinal, oculoplastic, neuro-ophthalmic and glaucoma patients.

    • TPMG is the largest integrated health care system in the nation with over 9,000 physicians, 22 medical centers, numerous clinics throughout Northern and Central California and an over 70-year tradition of providing quality medical care. 
    Join The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. and you will enjoy:
    • Competitive Salary
    • Mortgage Loan Program (approval required)
    • Comprehensive Benefit Package
    • Malpractice Insurance Coverage
    • Cutting-Edge Technology
    • Excellent Retirement Plans

    With its breathtaking natural attractions, renowned art museums, award-winning eateries, world championship sports teams and broad spectrum of entertainment and recreational options, Northern California has something for everyone. Even more, our region offers an enviable mix of geographical diversity and proximity, which means you can enjoy multiple adventures and outings within a matter of hours. Imagine spending a morning in the mountains, an afternoon in the wine country and an evening at the beach. In Northern California, that’s possible. If you want to be empowered to practice total health in a workplace that's as diverse as Northern California, come to The Permanente Medical Group. 

    For information about this and other Ophthalmology openings throughout Northern California, please contact: Denise Bottarini at (800) 777-4912 or Denise.M.Bottarini@kp.org

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/denisebottarini

    We are an EOE/AA/M/F/D/V Employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

    http://physiciancareers-ncal.kp.org

  • 2019-08-13 17:34 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Eye Disease Consultants is seeking a partnership-track colleague.  We are a 2 MD, 1 OD referral practice in West Hartford, CT.  One specialist focuses on medical retina, the other on uveitis/cornea, and we handle many referrals for the medical and surgical management of infectious and inflammatory eye disease and complex anterior segment surgical problems.  The practice has a large imaging suite and superb ancillary staff.

    The ideal candidate would have subspecialty training in uveitis and medical retina, and be facile in anterior segment surgery including cataract and either glaucoma or cornea.  We certainly welcome interest from any uveitis specialist, as this is really the backbone of our practice identity, and our uveitis caseload is quite substantial.  

    Salary is at least $200k, more depending on qualifications, along with a full benefits package.  

    Interested candidates should contact Paul Gaudio at paul.gaudio@yale.edu, or by phone at 860-818-0056.
  • 2019-07-16 18:00 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Uveitis fellowship-trained Ophthalmologist

    The University of Texas at Austin: Dell Medical School: Department of Ophthalmology

    Location

    Austin, TX

    Open Date

    Jul 1, 2019

    Description

    The Dell Medical School of The University of Texas at Austin is seeking a Uveitis fellowship-trained Ophthalmologist to join the Department of Ophthalmology and the Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute (MSWEI) at the Dell Medical School. Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.

    The Dell Medical School is part of The University of Texas at Austin, one of the nation’s leading research universities.  The Dell Medical School pursues innovation in the redesign of healthcare delivery, excellence in healthcare research, and programs in interdisciplinary and inter- professional education. The Dell Medical School is the fifth medical school in the UT System and the first medical school established in nearly five decades by a member of the Association of American Universities, an organization of leading public and private research universities. An extraordinary commitment of resources, both public and private, has already been made to enable the development and success of the Dell Medical School.

    The Dell Medical School is focused on the development of new models for healthcare delivery, promotion of health, and clinical care for the community’s underserved population.

    The inaugural Department of Ophthalmology and the MSWEI seek to recruit dynamic, academically oriented, mission aligned faculty to help form the DNA of the new department. This is a 70% - 100% FTE position.

    Essential Functions:

    §  Serve as a clinical ophthalmologist to deliver evidence-based care with an interest in redesign initiatives at 70% FTE effort .

    §  Coordinate the design and implementation of the Uveitis Program at the Dell Medical School and other future sites of service.

    §  Assist in the training of residents and students in the clinical and surgical management of the eye conditions and diseases of the eye.

    §  Participate in strategic planning and other efforts directly tied to the development and growth of the MSWEI.

    §  Interest in developing outcomes metrics to measure patient-centric outcomes.

    §  Develop partnerships with referring physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers in Austin and Central Texas.

    §  Participate in the development and implementation of Graduate Medical Education curricula.

    §  Develop and foster an atmosphere of scientific and academic inquiry in conjunction with trainees and researchers at Dell Medical School and UT Austin.

    Other Possible Functions:

    The new department also seeks individuals to serve in the following endowed roles:

    §  Associate Chair of Education (Residency Program Director)

    §  Associate Chair of Research

    §  Associate Chair of Clinical Operations (Medical Director) 

    Qualifications

    Required qualifications:

    §  Medical degree from an accredited medical school

    §  Current Board certification/eligibility in Ophthalmology

    §  Fellowship training in Uveitis

    §  Eligible for medical licensure in Texas

    §  Eligible for faculty appointment with the University of Texas at Austin

    §  An interest in clinical research is desirable and could be supported with start-up funds

    Preferred qualifications:

    §  Record of leadership and achievement.

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    Application Process

    This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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    Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

    The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

  • 2019-02-13 14:12 | Russell Read (Administrator)


    • ACADEMIC OPHTHALMOLOGY UVEITIS SPECIALIST, MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN: EMPLOYED OPPORTUNITY

      The MCW Department of Ophthalmology is seeking an academically-oriented Uveitis specialist to join the faculty at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.  This is an open-rank, full-time position.

      The position’s clinical activity is primarily undertaken at the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute; however, ophthalmology faculty members also provide clinical coverage at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, and Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center.  

      Successful candidates should bring strong clinical abilities, well-refined interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, and commitment to MCW’s academic missions. 

      Opportunity Highlights:

    • ·      Physician led department consisting of 27 physicians
    • ·      10 physicians honored by Best Doctors in America in 2015-2016
    • ·      Awarded a Core Grant for Vision Research from the National Eye Institute (NEI) for over 40 continuous years
    • ·      Fantastic ancillary staff support
    • ·      Full-time dedicated imaging department capable of wide-field FA and ICG.
    • Position Requirements:

    • ·      Board Certified/Eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology
    • ·      Completion of a Uveitis or Medical Retina Fellowship program
    • ·      Eligible for medical licensure in Wisconsin
    • ·      An interest in clinical or basic science research is desirable and could be supported with start-up funds

    About MCW:
    MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin.  MCW is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative, patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve. 

    About Milwaukee: Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and the 23rd largest city in the United States. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.

    The Medical College of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Interested individuals should contact:

    Gabrielle Pollard

    Physician Recruiter, Sr.

    414-955-8676

    gpollard@mcw.edu

    Medical College of Wisconsin

    8701 Watertown Plank Road

    Milwaukee, WI 53226

  • 2018-10-25 08:33 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Uveitis Faculty Position

    National Eye Institute (NEI), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

    The National Eye Institute is seeking to fill a uveitis faculty position. Responsibilities include delivering excellent patient care, teaching fellows, residents and medical students, and conducting high-quality research. Candidates should have an MD degree and be board certified or board eligible in ophthalmology, fellowship trained in uveitis, and be eligible for medical licensure.  Candidates with clinical research experience are preferred. Applications from new or established clinician scientists are encouraged.

    Please email CV and Cover Letter to:

    H. Nida Sen, MD, MHSc

    Head, Unit on Clinical and Translational Studies

    Director, Uveitis Clinic and Uveitis/Ocular Immunology Fellowship Program

    National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health

    10 Center Dr, 10/10N112 Bethesda MD 20892

    voice: (301) 435-5139 fax: (301) 480-1122 email: senh@nei.nih.gov

  • 2018-08-01 18:30 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health is actively recruiting a board-certified/eligible Uveitis Comprehensive Ophthalmologist to join our team.

    Job Requirements

    The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is seeking an academically-oriented Uveitis Comprehensive ophthalmologist. This is an open-rank, 75% - 100% FTE position on the Clinical Health Sciences (CHS). Principle duties include care of ophthalmology patients with portion of practice focused on the diagnosis and treatment of uveitic eye diseases and portion of practice providing clinical comprehensive ophthalmology care.

    This position comprises clinical activity at the UW Hospital and Clinics, the Middleton Veterans Administration Hospital, and other UW Health and outreach sites.  The hired ophthalmologist will teach and mentor residents, fellows and medical students. Candidates must have an MD degree and be board-certified (or board-eligible if within five years of residency completion) in ophthalmology. Completion of a clinical fellowship in Uveitis is required. 

    Clinical Health Sciences Track (PVL 95164)

    Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor. In addition to the above-mentioned clinical and teaching activities, CHS track responsibilities will also include developing a clinical and/or laboratory research program. Clinical or basic science research will be supported with start-up funds.  Candidates for the Associate Professor or Professor rank must meet criteria for appointment at rank per the UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the CHS track.  Base salary compensation is through the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Additional compensation is from the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, the clinical arm of the University of Wisconsin Health system. The anticipated start date is January 1, 2019.

    Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

    UW Health Ophthalmology is a national leader in health care and a global leader in vision research.  Patients come from throughout Wisconsin, the Midwest, and globally to receive care in our facilities.  Faculty represent all of the subspecialties in ophthalmology.  Current faculty are highly productive clinically and very active in academic endeavors, both nationally and internationally.

    The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself, and also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities.  As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

    For consideration, please apply directly to the University of Wisconsin JOBS website at Clinical Health Sciences Track PVL 95164 Please include a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional colleagues willing to provide letters of reference. 

    For additional position information, please contact Neal Barney, MD at608-263-7681

    For assistance in applying, please contact LINDA BREI, lgbrei@wisc.edu 608-262-0496.

  • 2018-01-18 16:22 | Russell Read (Administrator)

    Uveitis and Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

    The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, NY is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified comprehensive ophthalmologist with expertise in Uveitis to join our full-time faculty which include two additional comprehensive Ophthalmologists with expertise in Uveitis. An Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications.

    The Bronx is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care provider in the borough, providing well over 100,000 patient ophthalmology appointments annually. The volume continues to increase and there is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical variety. Montefiore’s residency program is accredited by the ACGME with five residents per year.

    Clinical Responsibilities for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist with expertise in Uveitis:

    ·      Engage in teaching, research and service.

    ·      Provide medical and surgical care including consult and emergency services at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospital

    ·       Train residents in program accredited ACGME and medical students; and make academic and research contributions.

    Requirements:

    ·      Board eligible for medical licensure in the State of New York

    ·      Candidates must be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Ophthalmology

    ·      Completed a Fellowship in Uveitis, or Retina or Cornea with enough focus on Uveitis that they are comfortable providing patient consultations in the area of Uveitis

    Interested Applicants:

    ·        Provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references  

    Contact:

    Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD

    Chairman

    c/o Margaret Kealy

    Department of Ophthalmology

    Montefiore Medical Center

    111 East 210th Street

    Bronx, NY 10467

    Ph: (718) 920-6665

    mkealy@montefiore.org

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