Northwell Health Department of Medicine seeks a program director for its combined Geriatrics fellowship for North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. The ideal candidate should be a Board Certified Geriatrician with at least five years post training and have an interest in educating fellows, residents, and medical students. This is an exciting time to join our team as the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine and the Department of Medicine continue to develop and grow throughout Northwell Health.
The position comes with a faculty appointment at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Teaching responsibilities include both didactic and clinical teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. Faculty members of the Division take part in the specialized medical care of patients across the health care continuum. The selected candidate will work to create innovative educational experiences in partnership with other stakeholders in the training of individuals caring for a growing aging population. Responsibilities include scheduling (or overseeing scheduling) of fellows, residents, and/or medical students on teaching rotations including mentoring, teaching, evaluating, and recruiting fellows, residents, and medical students.
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For additional information and to apply, please contact Romaine Walton, Physician Recruitment: email@example.com.