Trauma Surgery Research Director in Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs, CO
Aug 08, 2016
Primary Care
Position Type

UCHealth is recruiting a Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon with a strong background and interest in trauma/acute care surgery research and education to join our Trauma/Acute Care Surgery Service Line at Memorial Hospital – Central located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

  • Candidate must be Board Certified in general surgery and surgical critical care
  • Clinical experience in acute care surgery and trauma as well as trauma/acute care surgery research and surgical education leadership experience
  • Candidate may qualify for faculty appointment with the University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships is essential
  • Must have demonstrated ability to make decisions, problem solve and implement change along-side colleagues, support staff and administrators
  • Position is expected to be ½ time clinical and ½ time devoted to research and education of residents and medical students
Competitive Benefits:

We expect you live a balanced life and enjoy the Colorado lifestyle. Our competitive compensation package includes:

  • Market competitive offerings include medical, vision, dental, life insurance, disability coverage
  • Retirement program comprised of a basic pension plan, 401(a) investment account, 403(b) matching account and a 457(b) deferred compensation savings plan
  • All credentialing expense covered
  • Continuing medical education (CME) credit
  • Malpractice coverage through group provider
  • Relocation expenses available
About Colorado Springs

Nestled at the base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, Colorado  invites the outdoor adventurists to the cultural enthusiast to enjoy vibrant scenic beauty, rugged outdoor adventure, and exceptional opportunities to create lifelong memories. Colorado Springs is proud to be the home of five military installations and the U.S. Olympic Committee. With a population of just over 650,000, Colorado Springs boasts a rich heritage with a wide variety of cultural and urbane sophistication. With a moderate cost of living, temperate climate, and an average of 247 days of sunshine per year, Colorado Springs is the perfect place to call home.