Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

General Anesthesiologist

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 6 months ago(4/14/2020 4:01 PM)
ID
2020-1384
Specialty Area
Anesthesiology

Summary of Position

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is currently seeking general anesthesiologists for full-time faculty positions within the Temple Health System.

 

The anesthesiology department delivers care to patients in a variety of locations throughout the institution including service at Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center and CT Anesthesiology at Jeanes Hospital.

 

Duties of new faculty will include patient care, teaching of medical students and residents, and supervision of CRNAs. Opportunities for scholarly effort and clinical research are available and participation in the academic mission of the department is required. Rank is commensurate with experience.

 

Temple University Hospital is a busy 728-bed academic medical center providing highly specialized tertiary and quaternary care. The main operating room suite houses 14 theaters including 2 hybrid rooms for advanced percutaneous inventions and 2 rooms dedicated to robotic urological and thoracic surgery. The ambulatory center contains 4 additional operating rooms for the outpatient surgical population and the Boyer operating suite offers 5 operating rooms dedicated mainly to orthopedic and neurosurgical procedures. In addition to the traditional surgical venues, anesthetic care is delivered outside of the operating rooms on a daily basis to patients undergoing electrophysiology studies, transesophageal echocardiography, percutaneous structural heart disease therapies, bronchoscopic diagnostic and interventional procedures, interventional radiological procedures, and therapeutic procedures in the neurointerventional suite.

 

Fox Chase Cancer Center is a 100-bed specialty hospital dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of adult patients with cancer. With eight main operating rooms including two robotic suites and two endoscopy/bronchoscopy suites a variety of surgical and interventional oncology subspecialties are represented. Cases range from outpatient cystoscopy and minor procedures to complex and multidisciplinary procedures such as esophagectomy, radical cystectomy, major head/neck resection with reconstruction, pneumonectomy, radical pleurectomy, liver and pancreatic resection, and major abdominal cases. The endoscopy suite accommodates routine diagnostic procedures as well as complex endoscopic interventions such as ERCP, double balloon enteroscopy, endoscopic ultrasound and endobronchial ultrasound. In addition, circumstances routinely require the delivery of anesthesia care at offsite locations such as nuclear medicine and interventional radiology.

 

Candidate Qualifications

 

Candidates must possess and MD, DO, or foreign equivalent. Candidates should also be eligible to apply for a medical license in the commonwealth of PA. Candidates must be board eligible.

 

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference names/contact information online. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.

 

Please address your application to: Gordon H. Morewood, MD, Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Temple University School of Medicine, c/o Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu, Senior Recruiter, Department of Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention. Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu. 

 

Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Jessica Vega, Senior Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu. 

 

For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

 

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

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