Faculty Section Chief - Pediatric Surgery with Banner Health and UArizona


Inpatient and outpatient

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  • Banner - University Medical Center Tucson

    Banner Health

    In affiliation with the University of Arizona, the Department of Surgery at Banner – University Medical Center in Tucson is actively recruiting Pediatric General Surgeons at the Associate Professor or Professor level to serve as the Section Chief of a developing and expanding pediatric surgery program within our Trauma and General Surgery Division.

    This is an exceptional leadership opportunity to build a pediatric surgery program in an academic department with strong surgical oncology, transplant, trauma, and general surgery programs to support the growth of the program.

    Along with program development, the selected individual will have the opportunity to advance a full-time general and specialized clinical practice of pediatric patients within a richly diverse population. Clinical services are provided at the Banner University Medical Center in Tucson and clinics located within the community.

    The position involves mentoring young pediatric surgeons who recently completed training while teaching and mentoring general surgery residents. An evidenced enthusiastic commitment to clinical and didactic teaching is desired. The preferred candidate will also possess strong research interests, either in clinical research, basic science research, or both.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Certification by the American Board of Surgery
    • 5+ years of experience as a Pediatric General Surgeon
    • Fellowship-Trained in Pediatric Surgery
    • Demonstrated leadership skills and experience building a fellowship program are preferred

    Main Location: Banner University Medical Center Tucson, 1625 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ

    About Banner Health

    You want to help lead change in the health care field – rather than just react to it. You want to spend your time doing what you do best – caring for patients. You belong at Banner Medical Group (BMG) and Banner – University Medicine Group (BUMG).As Banner Health's employed physician group with more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practitioners across more than 65 specialties, BMG, is transforming the delivery of care. This transformation can most clearly be seen in our Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) implementation. Through PCMH, we’re organizing care around patients, working in teams and coordinating and tracking care over time. The end result is the highest quality and most efficient delivery of patient care.For physicians working in their own practices, we have two different paths to lead you to a colorful career with Banner Health.We also offer faculty positions at Banner – University Medicine Center in partnership with the University of Arizona.

    Posted July 26, 2021