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MFM Faculty Position in Northeast TN

Site Name:
East Tennessee State University - Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN
Carl A Jones Hall (VA Campus), PO Box 70569
Johnson City, Tennessee 37614
Timothy P. Canavan

Additional Information

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a Clinician/Educator for a busy university-based practice. The practice covers our main outpatient facility, a physician referral service and a Women and Children’s medical center based inpatient service. The physician would be joining 3 established Maternal Fetal Medicine providers and covering a referral region of approximately 6500 deliveries per year. The practice is presently consult only with a high-volume ultrasound referral base but there is an option to perform all levels of inpatient obstetrics. The hospital system is composed of 8 facilities performing obstetrics which all refer the high risk to the medical center. Tennessee has 5 perinatal regions designated by the DOH and the medical center is the designated perinatal referral center for the Northeast Tennessee Region. The ideal candidate will have a unique opportunity to participate in clinical and educational activities focusing on patient care and the training of Ob/Gyn residents and medical students. Qualified candidates must be BE/BC in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the time of hire. The position is open to experienced physicians as well as current fellowship graduates with demonstrated leadership ability and a passion for teaching and excellent patient care. 

The position is considered full time but could be adjusted to a part time position for the right candidate and is flexible so it can be tailored to optimize work-life balance. The position is compensated as a combination of academic salary with a component of clinical productivity. Protected time is provided for educational duties as well as pursuing research opportunities. There is an opportunity for a leadership position for those who qualify. The pay is competitive and includes a comprehensive benefits package.

The Quillen College of Medicine is part of ETSU which is located in the beautiful foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in a progressive town of 68,000 and draws from a population of 500,000. With easy access to Knoxville, TN and Asheville NC, the area offers award winning public schools, no state income tax and a family friendly environment to enjoy numerous outdoor activities. ETSU is an AA/EOE.