UCSF Fresno and the Central California Faculty Medical Group are seeking an experienced academic leader to establish the UCSF Fresno Division of Urology and serve as Chief of that division within the Department of Surgery. The Urology Division will be expected to develop and establish a Residency program in the near future. The program is based at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC), a tertiary 650 bed hospital in the central San Joaquin Valley.
Applicants must be board certified in Urological Surgery, have proven leadership skills, have demonstrated ability to create collaborative relationships, and have an established area of research interest. The successful candidate for the Urology Division Chief will have excellent clinical and teaching skills. The Chief, under the direction of the Chief of Surgery, will provide key leadership in the strategic direction of the division, enhance educational programs for medical students and residents and expand the research mission of the surgery department. The successful candidate is preferred to have a California medical license or eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire.
Fresno offers a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery are all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierras, as well as the scenic Central Coast, and Yosemite, Sequoia, and Kings Canyon National Parks.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Applicants must be board certified in Urological Surgery, have proven leadership skills, have demonstrated ability to create collaborative relationships, and have an established area of research interest. The successful candidate for the Urology Division Chief will have excellent clinical and teaching skills.
The successful candidate is preferred to have a California medical license or eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire.
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About UCSF FRESNO
Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) is an organization of faculty physicians and staff who have one stated purpose....to "Make Medical Education Happen." CCFMG is a medical group affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco Fresno Medical Education Program. Formed in 1979, CCFMG currently has over 300 physicians who are both full time and part time, as well as an administrative staff that is responsible for billing, contracting, compliance, information services, human resources, and practice management for the group.
CCFMG physicians are involved in teaching, research, and patient care on the campuses of Fresno Community Regional Medical Center, Children's Hospital Central California and the Veteran's Administration Central California Health Care System. In addition, they conduct clinics and supervise educational programs. CCFMG physicians provide instruction for residents and medical students in Emergency Medicine, Family and Community Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/Gyn, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Surgery. Among the contributions of CCFMG, affiliated with the UCSF Fresno teaching program to the community are:
• CCFMG physician...s and residents operate the only Level I Trauma Center and Burn Center for the population of one million people in the Central Valley.
• A significant number of the residents who train in the UCSF Fresno program are attracted to remain and practice in the San Joaquin Valley.
• CCFMG physicians provide medical care to a wide population of patients who do not have another source of healthcare.
CCFMGs philosophy to "Make Medical Education Happen" focuses on the Quality of care provided by physicians and staff, the Integrity of their actions, their Accountability for optimal performance, their Enjoyment of and Compassion for patients and staff, and their constant attention to Learning.
To learn more about CCFMGs primary care and specialty physicians,
Contact Diane O'Connor, Manager, Physician Recruiting at (559) 443-2689 or E-mail:
Visit our websites at: www.universitymds.com www.fresno.ucsf.edu