The Department of Surgery at the University of Vermont College of Medicine is seeking a Clinical Practice Physician in the Division of Urology to join the Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) in Plattsburgh, New York. CVPH is a progressive medical center with nine state-of-the-art OR’s and Ambulatory Surgery 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; the only ACS verified Level 1 trauma center in the state providing tertiary care to patients from Vermont and Northern NY. Serving the patients from Upstate New York for decades, the local urologic surgery practice joined the faculty at the University of Vermont and is seeking an additional colleague to join the dynamic Urology faculty that span the network hospitals. Specifically, the Division seeks applications from individuals seeking a community Urology practice employment opportunity with a collegial and collaborative setting with University support. Applicants must be board certified or board eligible and eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York. This is a full-time, 12-month, salaried position.
Plattsburgh is 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 Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Interested individuals should apply online at https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/41225 (position number 00024127). Inquiries may be directed to Mark Plante, MD, FRCS(C), FACS, Division Chief, via Kristin Allard, Kristin.Allard@uvmhealth.org.
Internal Number: 072120
About University of Vermont Medical Center
Welcome to the University of Vermont Department of Surgery! The Department consists of 100 plus faculty members who perform over 11,000 operations and care for over 120,000 patients in our clinics and wards.
The mission of the Department of Surgery is to improve the health of our patients by promoting excellence in patient care, education, and research. We strive to be leaders in academic medicine with innovation, education, service, quality, and research. We will provide extraordinary care in a compassionate environment.
The University of Vermont Medical Center offers a diverse learning environment set in Vermont’s recreation-rich and vibrant arts landscape. The University of Vermont Medical Center and the University of Vermont Medical Group faculty physicians give surgical residents substantial surgical exposure preparing them for careers in surgery, academic surgery, and surgical fellowship training.