The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is currently seeking a physician faculty member to enhance clinical practice for the pediatric surgery service. The qualified candidate must be committed to clinical care, instruction, and scholarly activity, and will be responsible for providing direct patient care, serving as an attending physician for on and off-site locations, supervising students and residents assigned to the pediatric surgery service, and serving on applicable University hospital and College of Medicine committees as assigned.
The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop, and maintain clinical services as well as develop academic pursuits in the field. Rank and salary will be determined based on candidate qualifications.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the necessity of protecting patient, employee, and visitor safety, UKHC is requiring all employees to comply with the COVID-19 Vaccination policy prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of September 15, 2021, UKHC requires all employees, including new hires prior to their first day of employment, to submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19 (i.e., will be two weeks past completing their complete COVID-19 vaccination series), or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal vaccine exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.