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Gastroenterology Transplant Hepatology

Merritt Hawkins
Lexington, Kentucky
Closing date
Aug 28, 2024

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Full Time
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Job Description & Requirements
Gastroenterology Transplant Hepatology in Kentucky
StartDate: ASAP

The University of Kentucky seeks a full-time, board-certified/eligible Gastroenterology & Transplant Hepatology physician to join a growing, well-established transplant practice. The incoming Transplant Hepatologist will encounter excellent support and a collegial environment and will be an integral member of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Kentucky.

Opportunity Highlights

Contribute to a growing transplant practice with the chance to involve patients in clinical trials

Responsibilities include growing and expanding a robust clinical practice in transplant hepatology with a combination of outpatient and inpatient work involving a mix of office and in-hospital consultations

Nurture the next generation of healthcare professionals by collaborating with medical students, residents, and fellows

Join the largest gastroenterology team in Kentucky under the University of Kentucky HealthCare

Be part of a Digestive Health Program recognized as a Center of Excellence by the National Pancreas Foundation

Engage with nationally recognized experts driving cutting-edge diagnostic tests, treatments, and research to advance digestive healthcare

The successful candidate will be board-certified in Gastroenterology and will have completed a certified Transplant Hepatology Fellowship or will possess the experience to qualify under the UNOS clinical experience pathway

Community Information Live in Beautiful Lexington, Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky, offers the charm and splendor of a place where history meets modern amenities. Enjoy the city's rich heritage by exploring the Kentucky Horse Park, Mary Todd Lincoln House, and Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate. The location is in the heart of Bluegrass Country, filled with numerous historical, natural, and cultural attractions to explore and enjoy. Home to a remarkable university with exciting NCAA sporting events, Lexington is perfect for families and individuals.

Overall grade of A and one of the best places to live in Kentucky (Niche)

Named a Best Place to Live, a Best Place to Retire, and a Best Place to Live for Quality of Life (US News)

Affordable cost of living

Some of the best public and private schools in the state

A safe, walkable downtown area with plenty of day and nightlife activities

Gorgeous scenery and an abundance of outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking, camping, golfing, and horseback riding

Convenient access to Louisville (home of the Kentucky Derby), Cincinnati, and Nashville

Job Benefits

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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