• Assistant Professor - Abdominal Organ Transplant Surgeon

    Job Number
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    School Of Medicine
    SOM: Surgery: Transplant
    Location : Name
    Emory University Hospital
    This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
    Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
  • Description

    Assistant Professor Transplant Surgery


    Emory University’s Department of Surgery’s Division of Transplant Surgery seeks a full-time fellowship trained Abdominal Organ Transplant Surgeon at the rank of Assistant Professor to join a robust team.  Candidates will be considered based on their experience and long-term career interests.


    Summary of Duties:

    • Serve as an abdominal organ transplant surgeon for the Division of Transplant Surgery within the Department of Surgery with an active inpatient and outpatient practice, with coverage and practice responsibilities across Emory-owned and affiliated hospitals.
    • Participate in efforts to provide outstanding clinical care, maintain/improve quality and patient safety, access to and management of clinical trials, and developing/refining innovative strategies in the field of adult abdominal transplant surgery.
    • Have particular efforts focused in the areas of interest clinical or scientific research or quality improvement.
    • Participate in committees, patient selection conference, peer review, present cases in the M&M case conferences, manage patient workups and procedures according department guidelines, and adopt any tools and/or technologies deemed part of the practice of abdominal transplant.
    • Participate in clinical research within the Division as well as efforts to secure extramural funding.
    • Participate in the education and mentorship of medical students, residents and fellows and other rotators through the transplant surgery service.


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Board certified in Urology
    • Completion of an ASTS fellowship in Abdominal Organ Transplant
    • An abundance of experience in deceased kidney, liver, and pancreas and living liver and kidney procurement
    • A valid, unrestricted medical license to practice medicine in the State of Georgia
    • A controlled Substance Registration Drug Enforcement Administration Certificate


    Emory Healthcare is the largest health care system in Georgia, and the only health network in the state that brings together a full range of hospitals, clinics, and local practices.


    Positioned in northeastern Georgia at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Atlanta is a vibrant, tree-canopied city consisting of many neighborhoods, each displaying its own unique characteristic.  This capital city boasts permanent, professional, resident companies in all major performing arts disciplines, four major team sports franchises, over 300 parks and nature preserves, a temperate climate, a world-class restaurant scene, and more than 30 colleges and universities.  Atlanta is one of the fastest growing U.S. cities, with a greater metropolitan population of over 6 million, and the world’s busiest airport located a short ride away. 


    Interested applicants should apply online to be considered. .


    Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


    Emory University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.


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