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Geriatric Medicine Faculty

Merritt Hawkins
Sacramento, California
Closing date
Mar 2, 2024

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Full Time
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Geriatric Medicine Faculty in California
StartDate: ASAP

The Department of Internal Medicine at the UC Davis School of Medicine is seeking exceptional candidates to join the expanding Section of Geriatric Medicine. Incoming faculty will participate in the development and delivery of a growing effort to establish a robust multidisciplinary geriatric program that leverages many unique attributes at UC Davis including one of the best-funded Alzheimer s Disease Centers in the nation. UC Davis is ranked 9th in the country in Primary Care and 18th in Geriatric Medicine by US News & World Report.

Successful applicants will be board certified or eligible in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, possess a strong interest in graduate medical education, have outstanding clinical and communication skills as well as the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse team environment.

UC Davis Health is an academic medical center that includes a medical group, a top-ranked school of medicine, a top-ranked School of Nursing, a 619-bed acute care hospital, a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, the unique MIND Institute for the study of neurodevelopmental disorders, a comprehensive children s hospital, a level 1 trauma center, and outpatient clinics in communities throughout the Sacramento region. Consistently ranked among the nation s top medical schools and best hospitals, UC Davis has established itself as a national leader in telehealth, rural medicine, cancer, neurodevelopmental disorders, vascular medicine, and trauma and emergency medicine. UC Davis was recently ranked as the 5th best public university in the United States.

Incoming faculty will participate in delivering direct care to older adults at UC Davis Health, participate in the education of medical students, residents, and advanced practice providers, as well as the development of geriatric educational outreach programs to UC Davis primary care clinics in the Sacramento area. Opportunities also exist to pursue scholarly and/or creative work. UC Davis is committed to supporting the development of a Geriatric Fellowship Program to further develop the section.

UC Davis is located in one of the most historic locations in California less than two hours from Napa, Tahoe, and San Francisco. Our city features an astounding array of landmarks, parks, amenities, and additional remarkable attractions. The city offers a host of special events and programs designed to celebrate our region s people, heritage, and community, and you will have endless opportunities to experience adventure in the scenic nature and consistent sunshine.

The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

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About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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