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Emory University Department of Otolaryngology is seeking a head and neck surgical fellow for a one year position in 2013-2014. This recently opened position is in a fully accredited ACGME head and neck fellowship program.
Objectives: The one year fellowship is designed to provide a comprehensive program in clinical head and neck ablative surgery, thyroid surgery, and microvascular reconstruction. In addition, there are opportunities for training in Transoral Robotic surgery (TORS) and adult airway reconstruction.
Eligibility: To be considered for the position, the candidate for the head and neck fellowship must have completed an ACGME accredited residency in Otolaryngology and must be qualified to sit for the American Board of Otolaryngology written and oral exams. The candidate must be able to secure a Georgia Medical License. Salary is commensurate with PGY level.
Duties and Responsibilities of Trainee: The Head and Neck Surgery Fellow will be appointed Instructor in the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. The Fellow is expected to be a Primary or Teaching surgeon in head and neck surgery ablative cases and microvascular reconstruction cases. It is estimated that the Fellow will be primary surgeon or teaching surgeon on at least 500 cases and at least 50 flap cases. The Fellow will care for the patients postoperatively with the HN Team and be expected to discuss management with the Attending Physician in order to maximize educational opportunities. In addition, the Fellow will be in the Call Pool for Attending Faculty in the Dept and will have an independent outpatient clinical and surgical experience. Teaching opportunities include staffing head and neck surgery cases at Grady Memorial Hospital, resident lectures, journal clubs, and a Grand Rounds presentation. The Fellow is expected to produce at least one abstract for a national meeting and/ or a manuscript during the year.
How to Apply
All interested applicants should submit the following documents via e-mail (only) to Amy Chen (firstname.lastname@example.org), Professor of Otolaryngology. Please submit: Personal statement, 3 letters of recommendation (one must be from the otolaryngology residency program director), Current CV, USMLE (Step I, Step II, and III Scores), MSPE Medical school transcript, Foreign medical graduates must have a valid ECFMG certificate.
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT APPLY ONLINE FOR THIS POSITION. APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE DEPARTMENT USING THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ABOVE.