The University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is seeking a full-time academic foot and ankle surgeon. Candidates must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and be board eligible or certified in orthopaedic surgery. Completion of a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery is required, as is a strong interest in amputation surgery. The practice offers opportunities for the cultivation of a broad and busy practice in elective and traumatic foot and ankle surgery, as well as for academic collaboration with faculty at the internationally renowned Sigvard T. Hansen, Jr., MD Foot and Ankle Institute at Harborview Medical Center, the only Level One trauma center for a five-state region. The successful candidate would become the orthopaedic leader of Harborview's multidisciplinary Limb Preservation Service. The appointment would be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Responsibilities will include patient care, teaching and clinical or basic research. In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or foreign equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Please send curriculum vitae and four references to:
Howard A. Chansky, M.D. Professor and Chair University of Washington School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine 325 9th Avenue Box 359798 Seattle, WA 98104 Email: email@example.com
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