The University of Wisconsin-School of Medicine and Public Health is seeking an exceptional physician (MD/DO) BC/BE in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Psychiatry who is additionally BC/BE in Addiction Medicine to join their Addiction Medicine care team. As a member of the Addiction Medicine team, you will provide consultation in the inpatient and outpatient settings for patients with or at-risk for substance use issues. Additionally, you will engage in prevention as well as treatment of potentially substance-related health issues, such as infectious disease, mental health issues and other complications. Your responsibilities will include didactic and clinical teaching of fellows, residents, medical students and other health care trainees as well as administrative responsibilities for the fellowship and policy and protocol development for relevant inpatient and outpatient settings. Interest and experience in research preferred. There may be an opportunity for a VA appointment.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Successful completion of a fully accredited residency program in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Psychiatry.
Successful completion of a fully accredited fellowship in Addiction Medicine
-OR- 1500 hours of clinical experience in Addiction Medicine during the past five years.
Experience in detoxification from alcohol and opioids preferred, including experience in treating complex medical conditions in the inpatient setting.
Wisconsin medical license is required prior to start date.
Certified by or eligible for certification by the American Board of Family Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine or American Board of Psychiatry.
Certified by or eligible for certification by the American Board of Addiction Medicine.
DATA waiver to prescribe FDA-approved controlled substances to treat substance use disorders; i.e. buprenorphine, is preferred. If waiver is not currently held, openness to pursuing this credential is required.
About University of Wisconsin-School of Medicine and Public Health
UW Health is the integrated health system of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health serving more than 600,000 patients each year in the Upper Midwest and beyond with 1,400 physicians and 16,500 staff at six hospitals and 80 outpatient sites. Our physicians engage in research, education and clinical care at UW Health's clinic locations, University Hospital, America...n Family Children’s Hospital, UW Health at the American Center, UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital, other Madison hospitals and approximately 90 regional locations.