Palliative Medicine Physicians and Medical Director Position in Palliative Medicine

The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates
Washington D.C.
Nov 23, 2018
Dec 21, 2018
Full Time


Palliative Medicine Physicians

Medical Director Position in Palliative Medicine

The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit academic clinical practice group affiliated with The George Washington University, seeks full-time, academic Palliative Medicine physicians for its Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine within the Department of Medicine. One of the positions also carries with it an appointment as Medical Director for a not-for-profit community-based hospice. These non-tenure track appointments will be made at a rank (Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Full Professor) and salary commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities include providing excellent patient care to hospitalized patients as well as weekend on call coverage for patients in nursing homes; teaching fellows, residents and medical students; and maintaining an active research program.

Basic Qualifications: Applicants must be board certified/eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia and the State of Maryland, at the time of appointment.

Application Process: To be considered, please complete an online faculty application \and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter at: 

Hospice Palliative Medicine Physician/Medical Director ( Serve as the Medical Director and Chief Palliative physician for the Washington Home and Community Hospice, a well-established, not-for-profit organization in the District of Columbia and Maryland.

Palliative Medicine Physicians ( Serve as an Attending Palliative Medicine Physician for an inpatient interdisciplinary consultation service at a dynamic academic medical center and supervise trainees.

Review of applications will begin on December 5, 2018 and will continue until the positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

The George Washington University and the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers that do not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.