Chief Trauma Surgeon - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Jesuit, Catholic university dedicated to teaching, research, health care, and service seeks applicants for a Division Chief of the Trauma Surgery Division in the Department of Surgery at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

Saint Louis University Medical Center provides bi-state (Missouri and Illinois) adult Level I trauma services with 2400 trauma admissions per year (20 percent penetrating). Saint Louis University hosts the USAF School of Aerospace Medicine Center for Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills (C-STARS), one of only three worldwide. With a full time USAF faculty, C-STARS prepares military medical service personnel for deployment, using state of the art trauma simulation labs and supervised patient care.

We seek a BC/BE general surgeon with trauma and/or surgical critical care fellowship to join the faculty in a full time position. Responsibilities will include administrative oversight of the division as well as participation in an accredited Level 1 Trauma program, emergency and elective General Surgery in a fully integrated service practice with a house staff that includes designated trauma mid-level providers. Responsibilities also include participation in a fully accredited ACGME General Surgery Residency and Surgical Critical Care/Trauma fellowship programs. Candidates who are board certified or board eligible in general surgery and surgical critical care encouraged to apply for this open-rank position. Call is approximately 1/6. Qualified candidates will show a dedication to trauma and/or critical care, excellent clinical skills with a strong commitment to research and teaching.

Interested candidates must complete an application and submit a cover letter, and current curriculum vitae at Initial interest should be expressed by sending a letter and curriculum vitae to:

Donald Jacobs, M.D., Chairman Department of Surgery
Saint Louis University School of Medicine 3635 Vista Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110-0250

Saint Louis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and encourages nominations and applications of women and minorities.

Keyword Phrases

  • Surgery
  • Chief Trauma Surgeon
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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