The Department of Urology at Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport and Louisiana State University Health - Shreveport is seeking a BC/BE Urologist to expand its full-time clinical faculty. Each faculty position will include patient care, resident and medical student education. Candidates should be committed to academic medicine and have a broad experience in all aspects of Urology. Additional training and/or experience in Urologic Oncology is desirable, but it is not a requirement. The successful applicant will join several full-time faculty members in a fully-accredited Urology Residency Training Program (two residents per level). This position includes clinical duties and responsibilities at our tertiary Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport Academic Medical Center and at 2 affiliated teaching institutions. Six da Vinci surgical systems (including a dual-console unit) are available for patient care and resident training. Review of applications for this position will begin immediately.
Highlights of the Position:
Our health sciences center is home tothe School of Medicine, School of Graduate Studies and School of Allied Health Professions and a robust research enterprise. More than 800 students are enrolled in the degree programs at any one time. Additionally, over 600 residents and fellows are trained each year.
Home to the only Level I Trauma center in the surrounding region, and one of only two in the state, as well as the only Pediatric Level II Trauma Center in the state.
Collegial and multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses to collaborate on a customized plan of care for each patient.
Physician leadership and input at all levels of administration.
EPIC medical record platform utilized
Emphasizes teaching and provides vitally important leadership and guidance to medical students and residents
Allows the opportunity to do either lab or clinical research.
Compensation and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with experience and training
Malpractice coverage provided
Generous Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
Multiple retirement plan options
Vacation / Scheduled Time Off
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LSUHSC – Shreveport is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. LSUHSC-S has a strong commitment to principles of diversity, and in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in medical education.
Internal Number: 09112019
About LSUHSC-Shreveport / Department of Urology
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - ShreveportDepartment of Urology