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The Veterans Affairs Health Care System (MVAHCS) in Minneapolis, Minnesota seeks a full time BE/BC Infectious Disease Physician to serve as the Section Chief in Infectious Disease. Candidates with VA merit awards and/or NIH grants along with track record of impressive academic commitment and recognition at mid-career level, including basic or clinical scientist physicians, are strongly encouraged to examine this opportunity. The Minneapolis VAHCS is a busy tertiary care medical center that provides service to veterans with complex infectious diseases. The successful candidate should demonstrate a strong commitment to: quality patient care, medical education, research and faculty development. He/she will have training and/or a track record in academic pursuits and should be dedicated to continued scholarship. Responsibilities will include supervising other full time infectious Disease physician within the Section, providing patient care (outpatient and inpatient) in infectious disease, as well as trainee supervision and education, and production of scholarly materials. As an academic Infectious Disease Physician, the incumbent will be an active participant of the teaching program, will lead clinical activities within the section, and will be responsible for fostering the academic careers of faculty members and trainees. The Minneapolis VAHCS is affiliated with the University of Minnesota and the applicant should be eligible for faculty appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level at the University of Minnesota, Department of Medicine.
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
VA needs new employees with a wide variety of skills and professions.Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of some truly special and deserving people.Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.Those who a...lready work at VA feel privileged to assist the men and women who have defended our country. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.The Department of Veterans Affairs is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. America's veterans need you.