This position may be eligible for Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more Expertise in the full range of vascular surgery procedures is preferred, with emphasis on emerging and complex advanced endovascular approaches. The candidate should be customer-service focused; have proven clinical excellence; possess exceptional organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills; and be driven to achieve quality outcomes while optimizing clinic capacity and utilization of resources. Typical duties include but are not limited to: staffing the vascular clinic, assessing patients and providing treatment plans; perform a wide array of vascular surgeries; attend regular Surgery Service meetings; and other duties assigned. The candidate will report directly to the Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS) for Surgery. Applicants must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, preferably with an American Board Certification or be Board Eligible in Vascular Surgery, and qualify for an academic appointment at the Assistant Professor level or above at our physically adjacent affiliate, Wayne State University School of Medicine (WSU-SOM). The candidate is expected to foster a supportive medical student and resident teaching environment, and will have the opportunity to develop a basic, translational, or clinical research program in conjunction with other VAMC investigators and/or with faculty at WSU-SOM if desired. Work Schedule: Part time - 20 hours weekly (schedule to be determined) Financial Discloser Report: Not required
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