Director, Tulane Thoracic Surgery Program | New Orleans, LA | Tulane Medical Center

HCA Healthcare - MidAmerica Division
New Orleans, Louisiana
Sep 16, 2019
Sep 15, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

Director, Tulane Thoracic Surgery Program

The Department of Surgery at Tulane Medical School is actively recruiting a dedicated thoracic surgeon at the rank of Associate or Full Professor to develop and lead our Thoracic Oncology Program. The Gulf South leads the nation in deaths related to aerodigestive cancers and the right faculty candidate for this leadership position must possess a desire to develop a thoracic oncology program and be committed to the tripartite mission of clinical, educational, and research excellence.

Candidates will be board-certified by the ABTS and have a demonstrated expertise in surgery for tumors of the chest, including cancer of the lung, esophagus, chest wall and mediastinum. Expertise in minimally invasive thoracic surgery is necessary as is experience in advanced pulmonary resections and esophagectomies. The chosen candidate will be expected to work closely with the various multidisciplinary teams within the hospital system and build and develop ties throughout our wider referral network through strategic and programmatic partnerships to grow surgical volume. The ideal candidate would have a strong academic interest to pursue clinical, basic, and/or translational research. The applicant must qualify for a Louisiana medical license.

Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to: Medin Powell, Physician Recruiter; Tulane Medical Center; Applications will be accepted until qualified candidates are identified.

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

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