The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington is seeking applications from musculoskeletal physiatrists with an expertise in sports and general MSK medicine to join our group in a full time, 12-month, clinical faculty position. Applicants will be considered for a rank of Clinical Assistant, Associate, or Professor, depending on level of experience. We are recruiting two positions with an anticipated start date of August/September 2019.
The Sports & Spine division in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine is a well-established group practice with 13 faculty members across several clinic locations. We provide the highest quality, patient-centered care, with each faculty member offering a unique contribution to the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
The clinical environment is an outpatient practice imbedded within an academic department. The emphasis will be on a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions within the areas of sports and spine medicine.
Experience with procedures including musculoskeletal ultrasound, spinal injections, and/or electrodiagnostics preferred, but not required. The successful candidate will have an MD or DO (or foreign equivalent) and must be board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. The completion of fellowship training in sports medicine or spine/pain is required. Applicants must have strong clinical skills and be committed to excellence in teaching. The successful candidate must have or be eligible for medical licensure by the State of Washington. (In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of non-U.S. medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.)
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of four references.
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