The Department of Surgery at the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine and the University of Vermont Medical Center are seeking a Clinical Practice Physician who is a board certified / board eligible general surgeon to the Division of General Surgery to join the Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) in Plattsburgh, New York. Successful candidates must be eligible for Vermont and New York medical licensure.
CVPH is a progressive medical center with nine state-of-the-art OR’s and Ambulatory Surgery Center. The position entails providing a breadth of general surgical services to the patient population served by CVPH, a community medical center which is a regional referral hospital partnered with the University of Vermont Medical Center. This position offers the unique opportunity to work in a community setting while having an active affiliation with Vermont’s only Academic Medical Center and the only American College of Surgeon’s verified Level 1 trauma center in the state providing tertiary care to patients from Vermont and Northern NY. In addition to providing clinical care and management of patients with general surgical disease, you would also have the opportunity to teach medical students and residents as part of the affiliation with the Larner College of Medicine at UVM.
Plattsburgh is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, near the Adirondack Mountains, Olympic-Lake Placid region, Montreal and Burlington, VT.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.