The University of Iowa is seeking a physician board-certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine to serve as Director of an established and vibrant Supportive and Palliative Care program. The academic appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor level, either in the Clinician Educator (Clinical Track) or Tenure Track, commensurate with experience. Candidates must have an MD or equivalent degree and have completed an ACGME-accredited Residency Program. A minimum of five years of experience in adult palliative medicine is required; clinical and teaching experience in a multidisciplinary academic medical center program is preferred. Demonstrated experience promoting a diverse workforce/academic environment is required.
Clinical position with protected time for administrative duties and academic endeavors.
ACGME accredited Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship where fellows train with multi-disciplinary teams; work with diverse patient populations and families; build skills in the comprehensive care of patients in inpatient, outpatient and home settings; and conduct scholarly work.
University of Iowa Health Care is consistently ranked among the best locations in the country to train, work, and receive care by Forbes, U. S. News & World Report, and many other respected outlets.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.