The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, is recruiting a full-time faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the subspecialty of orthopaedic traumatology. The qualified physician will be actively involved in the management of Orthopaedic Trauma at UPMC Mercy and UPMC Presbyterian Hospitals, both Level I Trauma Centers. Responsibilities include clinical activities and teaching medical students, residents, and fellows. One of the nation's top orthopaedic programs, the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers a wide range of specialty services, uses innovative techniques, and conducts vital research. From general orthopaedics and sports medicine to knee disorders, hip conditions, and joint reconstruction, we offer treatments for the simple to the most complex orthopaedic conditions. Our nationally-recognized experts focus on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries for both adults and children. Thousands of patients turn to us each year for high-quality, comprehensive care and innovative services. Physician applicants should be Board Eligible or Board Certified with fellowship specialty training and significant interest and ability in clinical care and teaching. Candidates should possess strong clinical, interpersonal, analytical and writing skills, as well as a history of scholarly publications and presentations, and evidence of interest in and involvement in research.
Qualified applicants should forward a comprehensive curriculum vitae to: Freddie H. Fu, MD, D.Sc. (Hon.), D.Ps. (Hon.); David Silver Professor and Chairman; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1011 ;Pittsburgh, PA 15213; 412-605-3265; firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Freddie H. Fu, MD, D.Sc.
Department: 35215-Med-Orthopedic Surgery
Application Process: Qualified applicants should forward a comprehensive curriculum vitae to: Freddie H. Fu, MD, D.Sc. (Hon.), D.Ps. (Hon.); David Silver Professor and Chairman; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1011 ;Pittsburgh, PA 15213; 412-605-3265; email@example.com.
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