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West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine seeks a geriatric family medicine physician at the assistant or associate professor level who has a passion to educate future physicians, provide top-tier clinical care and contribute through scholarly activity. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will be actively involved in the teaching of medical students and family medicine residents and fellows. This physician will see patients in a new Family Medicine clinic as well as a local nursing home. Opportunities also exist in clinical research.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in family medicine or internal medicine with additional fellowship training in geriatrics.

At WVU, youll have an opportunity to join a well-established residency program faculty within a prestigious academic medical setting allowing you to make an impact not just on the future generations of Family Medicine providers but the health of the entire state of West Virginia through our multidisciplinary Patient Centered Medical Home model.

U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last three years. WVU Healthcare is a 645 bed hospital system, providing tertiary referral services and the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. A new three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility is set to open in Spring 2015 to help address the growing demand for services. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Forbes recently ranked Morgantown as one of the Best Small Metros in America. Our area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There are an abundance of cultural and recreational opportunities in Morgantown and the surrounding areas. Morgantown has an excellent school system and a growing economy with opportunities for employment.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/fammed/ or submit your CV directly to Callista McNair, Physician Recruiter, at cmcnair@wvumedicine.org

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia Universitys affiliated health system, West Virginias largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a childrens hospital, all anchored by a 600-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.