Geriatric Medicine Director of Educational Programs

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 candidates for the role of Director of Educational Programs. In this leadership position, the new Director will have the unique opportunity to lead strategic growth of geriatric and palliative medicine educational programming within the Section and in collaboration with other Sections, as well as the five other Health Profession Colleges on campus.

Applicants must have prior experience in geriatric or palliative medicine education leadership, meet director eligibility requirements for ACGME accredited fellowships. Applicants must be eligible for Oklahoma state medical license (MD or DO) and be
board certified in geriatric medicine.

Key Opportunity Highlights:
  • Home of nationally-recognized research and education programs, including:
    • Reynolds Oklahoma Center on Aging (a Nathan Shock Research 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)
    • The 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
  • Internal Medicine resident training program with required four-week rotation in geriatrics and palliative medicine
  • Robust outpatient care programs in both geriatrics and palliative medicine
  • Growing clinical programs in inpatient consultation, post-acute care
  • Partnerships with the Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Health System
  • Opportunities to mentor junior faculty and work with the largest physician group and hospital system in the state
  • 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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