The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo (UB), State University of New York, Nephrology Division, has an opportunity for a Transplant Nephrologist to join our expanding Kidney Transplant Program. Prospective candidates will be appointed at the Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor level.
The Assistant/Associate Professor will pursue this mission by achieving the following objectives:
1. Overall duties include serving as attending physician for inpatient and ambulatory services
2. Consultation and follow-up of patients
3. Teaching students, training residents and supervision of fellows
This is an opportunity to join an organization focused on the future of medicine-one whose physicians and advanced practitioners partner with their patients to ensure a higher state of care and better outcomes. At UB Department of Medicine, you will experience a deeper sense of compassion, greater breadth of diversity and a never-ending desire to raise the standard of medical excellence, regionally and nationally.
THE ACADEMIC HEALTH CENTER AND THE BUFFALO NIAGARA MEDICAL CAMPUS
As part of the UB 2020 Strategic Initiative, plans to expand the academic health center are in progress, with a new medical school under construction on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus ("BNMC") that opened in the fall of 2017. There is also a new medical office building on the BNMC that opened in 2016.
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has organized a unique consortium of affiliated hospitals and research institutions offering a wide range of clinical experiences, training opportunities and state-of-the-art facilities equipped with the latest diagnostic and therapeutic technologies.
The affiliated institutions include:
- Kaleida Health (includes Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo General Medical Center, DeGraff Memorial Hospital, and Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital) and Erie County Medical Center have recently combined to form the Great Lakes Health System of Western New York
- Roswell Park Cancer Institute
- Veterans Affairs Western New York Healthcare System
- The Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC)
Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State and is located on the shores of Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls. Buffalo – the City of Good Neighbors – is undergoing a renaissance with a rapidly growing economy, vital academic health sciences center, and affordable cost of living. The Western New York educational system is excellent. Buffalo-Niagara is a region of 1.2 million people, world-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive citywide system of parks and green space, a vibrant theater and music community, and major and minor league sports teams.
The Canadian metropolis of Toronto is less than a two-hour drive away and is a favorite getaway destination for those seeking the metropolitan flair of this sophisticated city.