Job ID: 289531506  |  Last Updated: 12/4/2017


Plattsburgh, NY
Applicant Contact
Lisa VanNatten
Director, Physician Search
(800) 562-7441
(518) 562-7012
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

The Department of Neurological Sciences at the Robert Larner, M.D.College of Medicine at the University of Vermont- Neurology Health Care Service at University of Vermont Medical Center has established a General Comprehensive Neurology Program and we are recruiting a clinical neurologist to join our evolving program. The successful applicant will be involved in a primarily clinical care role with some teaching responsibility at the University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh, NY caring for general neurology referrals from the community and some specialists. The applicant will be a member of the teaching faculty at the Academic Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont and will also participate in some general neurologic care and teaching at the Burlington site.

All applicants must be American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology board eligible/certified. Fellowship training in a clinical neurology discipline is desired, however not a requirement. Our goal is to continue the high level of clinical care and education the unit currently provides as we develop our clinically integrated network supporting the North Country of Upstate New York. The Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital site is evolving as a graduate medical education site and opportunities for teaching will be supported. Although research is not a requirement for this position, there will be ample opportunities for the candidate to develop clinical research projects.

The University of Vermont and University of Vermont Medical Center are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information how they will further this goal.

Applications accepted until position filled. Interested individuals should apply online for position # 00023807 at For more information, contact Gregory L. Holmes, M.D., Department of Neurological Sciences, 89 Beaumont Avenue, HSRF 426, Burlington, VT 05401 (e-mail: For more information regarding the Department of Neurological Sciences, please check out our website at

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Working together to better serve our communities makes us stronger, focused on collaboration instead of competition. As a team, The University of Vermont Health Network improves the lives of our patients by delivering outstanding care cost-effectively, as close to patients homes as possible.
Our hospitals and physicians are bringing the best of community and academic medicine together, sharing their knowledge and resources to give patients access to leading-edge technology, advanced treatment options and the highest level of compassionate care the heart and science of medicine.
The University of Vermont Health Network cares for communities on both sides of Lake Champlain, from the Adirondacks to the Green Mountains and beyond. Members include:

The University of Vermont Medical Center, formerly known as Fletcher Allen Health Care, and affiliated with the University of Vermont Colleges of Medicine and Nursing and Health Sciences
Alice Hyde Medical Center
Central Vermont Medical Center
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
Elizabethtown Community Hospital
Porter Medical Center

Our network was created in October 2011 when Fletcher Allen in Burlington, Vermont, and Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin, Vermont, signed an affiliation agreement. In January 2016, New York partners Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone, Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh and Elizabethtown Community Hospital in Elizabethtown joined the affiliation. In May 2017 Porter Medical Center joined the affiliation. The network was originally called Fletcher Allen Partners.

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