JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Minneapolis, MN
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

Plastic Surgeon - Gender Affirmation Surgery

University of Minnesota 

Minneapolis, MN 

 

The Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full time American Board of Plastic Surgery certified/eligible surgeon at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank on the academic or clinician track (track to be determined by qualification and interest). The successful candidate must have completed a Gender Affirmation Surgery Fellowship, have demonstrable expertise/interest in caring for patients requiring body, genital, and facial gender affirmation surgery, and demonstrates the interest and ability to cultivate clinical and research collaboration within our Center for Sexual Health and other disciplines involved in the care of gender dysphoria. The candidate will be primarily responsible for gender affirmation surgeries, but will also be responsible for participating in plastic surgery call and treating general plastic surgery patients. The candidate must be willing to work at off-site facilities in addition to the main University Hospital. He/She/They must be eligible for licensure in the State of Minnesota, and be eligible to work in the United States. 

The University of Minnesota 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 about how they will further this goal. The University of Minnesota is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Interested individuals should submit their curriculum vitae with a cover letter and contact information for three references electronically to:

 

Umar Choudry, MD

Associate Professor

Division Chief - Plastic Surgery

420 Delaware St SE

Minneapolis, MN  55455

Choud008@umn.edu

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited ACGME Plastic Surgery residency and/or fellowship training program.

  • Completion of a Gender Affirmation Surgery Fellowship.

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery eligible/certified.

  • Demonstrable expertise/interest in caring for patients requiring body, genital, and facial gender affirmation surgery

  • Demonstrates the interest and ability to cultivate clinical and research collaboration within our Center for Sexual Health and other disciplines involved in the care of gender dysphoria

  • Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure

  • Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota

  • Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges

  • Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.   

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff.

  • Understands and places importance on patient care/service.

  • Detail oriented and self-motivated

  • Education focused and a creative problem-solver

 

About the Division:

The mission of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is to provide excellent clinical care in all aspects of the specialty and to use this clinical base to provide an excellent and well-balanced educational experience for trainees at all levels.

We are particularly dedicated to educating the next generation of Plastic Surgeons to become exceptional clinicians, clear and insightful scientific thinkers, and generous citizens with unimpeachable ethical qualities and a dedication to service.

 

About the Department:

The vision of the Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota Medical School is to be the preeminent department of surgery in Minnesota, serving patients of the world where groundbreaking research and exceptional training come together to produce the unrivaled care that we demand for our loved ones.

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