Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Faculty

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center - Department of Medicine
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Aug 10, 2020
Aug 10, 2021
Full Time
Position Type
On behalf of the Reynolds Section of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, we are excited to announce the inception of a national search for faculty candidates. Candidates will have the unique opportunity to join a growing Section in the Department of Medicine with nationally-recognized programs in research and education and growing clinical programs in geriatric primary care, palliative medicine, and post-acute care.

Applicants must be eligible for an Oklahoma state medical license (MD or DO), be either board-eligible or board-certified in geriatric medicine or hospice and palliative medicine and have completed or currently be completing fellowship training. We are excited to speak with you about this opportunity that we believe to be among the top geriatric and palliative medicine faculty opportunities available nationally.

Key Opportunity Highlights:
  • Home of nationally-recognized research and health education programs, including:
    • Reynolds Oklahoma Center on Aging (a federally-funded Nathan Shock Center)
    • Oklahoma Dementia Care Network (a federally-funded Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program)
    • Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (a state-wide rural health education program)
    • Oklahoma Falls Prevention Program (a federally-funded fall prevention program)
    • National Cancer Institute-designated Stephenson Cancer Center
  • Fellowship programs in geriatrics, hospice and palliative medicine, as well as a two-week geriatrics medical student clerkship
  • Robust clinical programs in inpatient consultation, post-acute care and outpatient settings in geriatrics and palliative medicine
  • Join the largest physician group and hospital system in the state with over 1,200 providers
  • Partnerships with the Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Health System
  • Mentorship and career development for junior faculty in educational scholarship, program development, and research in aging
  • Competitive compensation, retirement benefits and free undergraduate tuition at the University of Oklahoma for dependent children
  • Live in the vibrant Oklahoma City metro area with great public education, professional sports, a strong economy, a commitment to the arts, and one of the lowest costs-of-living in the U.S
Thank you in advance for your time and interest. For additional information about this exciting role, please contact Nolan Smith, The Medicus Firm at (214-382-9999 and/or

“The University of Oklahoma is an EO/AA Institution Individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.”

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