Physician / Surgery - Cardiothoracic / Connecticut / Locum or Permanent / Permanent Cardiothoracic
Company: Cross Country Healthcare
Posted on: June 24, 2022
UCONN Health and the University of Connecticut School of
Medicine seek a BE/BC Cardiothoracic Surgeon (CTS) for our new,
comprehensive, academic Thoracic Surgery program. UConn Health's
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is based at UConn John Dempsey
Hospital in Farmington, a 200-bed, Level III Trauma Center boasting
14 new ORs and two robotic systems.
You will find a unique opportunity to advance your career in
Thoracic Surgery at UCONN Health:
A strong emphasis will be placed on innovative thoracic surgery
(benign and malignant) with heavy use of VATS and/or robotic
The Thoracic Surgery service has the full support of senior
leadership at UCONN including that of the Chief, Division of
Cardiothoracic Surgery and the Chair, Department of Surgery.
You will enjoy a close collaboration with our Interventional
Pulmonary Division as well as our busy Thoracic Oncology and
Gastroenterology services. Active participation in our
multidisciplinary tumor board and a consistent presence in our
Cancer Center will be essential.
General Surgery residents as well as exceptional Physician
Assistants support the Thoracic Surgery service.
Faculty appointment to the University of Connecticut School of
Medicine at the Assistant or Associate Professor level commensurate
Partnerships with Jackson Labs and the Center for Aging provide a
wonderful opportunity for research collaboration.
The ideal candidate will be well-versed in minimally invasive
thoracic surgery and esophageal surgery including robotics and
While the primary focus of this position is general thoracic
surgery, preference will be given to candidates with the ability to
cover cardiac surgery cases while on call.
Exceptional benefits include dependent (including spouse) tuition
reimbursement, generous retirement plan options, and moving
UCONN Health is located in Farmington, CT, mid-way between New York
City and Boston and within commuting distance of New Haven. With a
four-season climate and many outstanding schools and neighborhoods,
the Farmington Valley is a wonderful place to raise a family!
UConn Health is an affirmative action employer, in addition to an
EEO and M/F/V/PWD/PV employer.
To learn more about this physician opportunity, please contact:
314-887-4922 (phone and text)
Please reference Job Position ID 166986 when responding.
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