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Emory University's Department of Surgery's Division of Transplant Surgery seeks a full-time fellowship trained Liver Transplant Surgeon at the rank of Associate Professor or higher to join a robust team. Candidates will be considered based on their experience and long-term career interests.
Summary of Duties:
- Serve as a liver transplant surgeon for the Division of Transplant Surgery within the Department of Surgery with an active inpatient and outpatient practice, with coverage and practice responsibilities across Emory-owned and affiliated hospitals.
- Participate in efforts to provide outstanding clinical care, maintain/improve quality and patient safety, access to and management of clinical trials, and developing/refining innovative strategies in the field of adult abdominal transplant surgery.
- Have particular efforts focused in the areas of interest clinical or scientific research or quality improvement.
- Participate in committees, patient selection conference, peer review, present cases in the M&M case conferences, manage patient workups and procedures according department guidelines, and adopt any tools and/or technologies deemed part of the practice of abdominal transplant.
- Participate in clinical research within the Division as well as efforts to secure extramural funding.
- Participate in the education and mentorship of medical students, residents and fellows and other rotators through the transplant surgery service.
- Board certified in Surgery
- Completion of an ASTS fellowship in Abdominal Organ Transplant
- An abundance of experience in deceased donor, liver transplantation, hepatobiliary surgery and living donor liver transplantation.
- A valid, unrestricted medical license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia
- A controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate
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