UT Southwestern Medical Center Posted Sep 9, 2021
General and Acute Care Surgeon
The division of Burn, Trauma, and Acute Care Surgery is seeking an Acute Care Surgeon to join a vibrant group of over 20 fellow surgeons and one of the largest and most prestigious fellowships in the country. The successful applicant will enjoy a mix of trauma, EGS, and surgical critical care. Additionally, the applicant should enjoy educating trainees of various levels. The division offers formal Positive Intelligence/Mental Fitness education for faculty while focusing on wellness, diversity, equity, and inclusion. The applicant should be Board Certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and be eligible for a Texas Medical License. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.
The Division of Burn, Trauma, and Acute Care Surgery performs more than 4500 operations per year while evaluating roughly 3500 trauma patients annually. The division provides care at Dallas County’s Parkland Hospital which has more than 800 inpatient beds. Additionally, the division provides EGS and SICU care at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital (US News & World Report’s #1 hospital in DFW for the past 5-years). UTSW is in the heart of the Dallas medical district and ranks among the top academic medical centers in the world. Nearly 4200 medical, graduate and allied health students, residents and postdoctoral fellows are trained at UTSW each year.
The institution is the home of a NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program and the department of surgery also has a robust research infrastructure with 24/7 clinical enrollment and regulatory, statistical and grant support. The division itself has nearly $10 million dollars in extramural funding from the NIH and DOD.
The Dallas area boasts a fantastic quality of life while maintaining a low cost of living, diverse neighborhoods, safety, and great schools. The DFW metroplex offers the largest contiguous urban arts district in the nation, phenomenal restaurants, numerous parks, lakes, golf courses, and seven professional sport franchises. DFW is third in the U.S for highest salaries and as a state institution, we are proud to match this standard with a generous benefits package that reflects our commitment to you.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. As an equal opportunity employer, UT Southwestern prohibits unlawful discrimination, including discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or veteran status. To learn more, please visit: https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/why-work-here/diversity-inclusion/
Interested and qualified surgeons should apply online at https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/
How to apply
Interested and qualified surgeons should apply online at https://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/ Job# 582751
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390
|UT Southwestern Medical Center
General and Acute Care Surgeon
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