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The Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified applicants with a background and experience in General Internal Medicine for full time opportunities.

The mission of the Section of General Internal Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine is to provide excellence in patient care, education and research. Our General Internal Medicine faculty provide comprehensive, patient-centered primary care to our patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, while teaching the fundamentals of general internal medicine to the health care providers of the future. Members of the Section of General Internal Medicine also play key roles in the care of patients with HIV. Faculty are involved in numerous educational and research programs in areas such as clinical skills training, physician-patient communications, ambulatory medical education and clinical trials. Currently there are 22 full-time faculty whose interests include medical education, obesity, HIV Medicine, integrative medicine, behavioral health, palliative care and geriatrics.

Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.
Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.

Temple's nationally-renowned physicians now offer dozens of powerful new options for patients who, just a few years ago, were considered untreatable. Using sophisticated technologies and personalized treatments, Temple physicians are working to alter the course of serious disease. And in over a dozen research centers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Fox Chase Cancer Center, our faculty are speeding the transformation of fundamental scientific discoveries into practical therapies that may one day dramatically improve human health.

Candidate Qualifications

An M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active board certification in Internal Medicine.
Possess credentials for a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor.
Eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Demonstrate sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community.

Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.

Anuradha Paranjape, MD, MPH, FACP, Section Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, c/o Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, Medical Research Building Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: Julie.Brissett@tuhs.temple.edu, Fax: 215-707-5665

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Diversity Statement:
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff.

We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.

For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.