Job ID: 289441132  |  Last Updated: 6/10/2020

Renal Transplant Program

UAMS Medical Center
Little Rock, AR
Applicant Contact
Carla Alexander
Manager, Physician Relations & Strategic Development
(501) 686-7934
(501) 686-6013

Job Description

The UAMS College of Medicine is seeking a Renal Transplant Physician to join our dynamic faculty in the Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine.

Responsibilities include:

Inpatient and outpatient care at a high level of skill, including:

- Managing kidney transplant recipients
- Living donor evaluations and management
- Partnering with the Liver transplant team for multi-visceral organ

Knowledge of UNOS and CMS regulations for Transplant Programs
Protected time for overall medical, technical, and administrative functions of the renal transplant program
Creation and enforcement of policies, procedures and pathways for the Multidisciplinary team
Collaboration with the transplant and service line management for training, operations and budget

Duties also include:

Clinical education of medical students and residents
Leadership/ Training of fellows
Development of clinical or scientific research
Peer reviewed publications
Establishing/developing new referrals
Expansion of the living donor program
Participation in pharmaceutical trials as well as investigator-initiated studies

Requirements include:

M.D. or equivalent and license to practice medicine or eligibility for licensure in Arkansas
Completion of an AST/ASN transplant nephrology fellowship or hold significant demonstrable clinical experience in kidney transplantation
Proven record of translational or clinical research with an existing funding support mechanism or the ability to obtain independent funding in the future
Exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills
Board certified or board eligible in Nephrology

Salary and benefit package is competitive, and academic rank is commensurate with training and experience.

At the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), we are looking for the best and brightest. We offer you the opportunity to be mentored by national leaders in a location that offers great quality of life.

Although we think its one of the best kept secrets in the country, we like to welcome new residents and believe we offer the best combination of opportunities and high quality of life. Learn more about living in Little Rock.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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