Chief of Burn Surgery Westchester Medical Center -WMCHealth Network

Valhalla, NY

Westchester Medical Center

WMC Health Network

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

The Department of Surgery at Westchester Medical Center is seeking an academic surgeon at the Professor Level to lead the Burn Surgery Section for the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth).

The successful candidate will be board certified in General Surgery or Plastic Surgery with fellowship training in burns and critical care, as well as 5-10 years of progressive academic leadership experience. The Burn Section encompasses a multidisciplinary team providing advanced, high-quality healthcare in and academic setting.

The Burn Center at Westchester Medical Center is the only Burn Center between New York City and the Canadian border in Eastern New York, offering hope for survival and a productive life to hundreds of burn victims each year. The Center is also home to the regional Advanced Wound Therapy and Hyperbaric Center, treating burn victims, as well as people with a wide variety of injuries and wounds.

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with ten hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2, and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region's only acute care children's hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services, and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.

Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae to Rifat Latifi, MD, FACS, FICS, Director of the Department of Surgery, along with a letter of interest by email to Rifat.Latifi@wmchealth.org or contact Andrea Ruggiero, Advanced Clinical Recruiter for WMCHealth at 914-493-2176.

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About WMC Health Network

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.


Posted September 22, 2020

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