GME Dept. at large teaching hospital currently hosting multiple different residencies is seeking a Program Director Academic Physician to provide professional expertise and leadership to develop a newly proposed Ophthalmologic Surgery Residency. This will be a university affiliated position. Experience teaching in an approved AOA or ACGME Ophthalmologic Surgery Residency program and experience with publications and grant writing skills preferred but not required.
The Program Director will provide administrative leadership and direction to the program. Provide direct patient care, supervise and precept residents in clinical settings; provide supervision and oversight of Ophthalmologic Surgery Residency support staff; assist with recruiting of residents; develop, revise and maintain curriculum, lead in residents performance improvement plans, coaching, remediation and disciplinary activities as needed; oversee and teach didactics curriculum to residents; ensure the Annual Program Evaluation with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education WebAds are updated.
Medical Center’ s Emergency and Trauma Center is a designated Level III Trauma Center.
Best in class compensation plus generous benefits including Paid Malpractice; CME Time and Allowance; Accrued Paid Time Off; 403(b) match and 457(b); Health and Dental; and other desirable benefits.
The area has over 300, 000 residents, 1 ½ hours from the ocean and 3 hours to the mountains. It’ s a great family area with affordable housing and great schools. Some of the best golf courses in the country are in the area. This is also a culturally diverse area.