Academic Liver Transplant Surgical Director in Southern California
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Transplantation Institute, is seeking a full time board certified multiorgan abdominal transplant surgeon to join our growing abdominal transplant program at the mid or senior career level. The ideal candidate must have completed a two-year fellowship in an ASTS-certified transplant surgery program. The candidate will ideally also be able to perform kidney (adult and pediatric) and pancreas transplants.
This position will include competitive salary based on academic rank and a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, dental, CME, relocation assistance, and paid malpractice insurance.
Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world class level of clinical excellence. The Medical Center serves as the largest tertiary referral source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.
For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments.
Loma Linda University is located East of Los Angeles, in a region known as the Inland Empire. The beaches of Newport, Laguna, and Malibu are only 60-90 minutes to the West, with superb swimming, sunbathing, surfing, and sailing. Also 60 minutes to the West is downtown Los Angeles, with its top-quality restaurants, world-renowned museums, opera, and other cultural opportunities. The Big Bear Mountain Ski resort is about one-hour drive from LLU. The golf courses, shopping, and spas of Palm Springs are a 60-minute drive to the East, and World-class Mammoth Mountain resort is a six-hour drive to the North.
This opportunity is not eligible for a J1 Waiver.
Interested candidates, please send your CV to:
Michael E. de Vera, MD
Director, Transplantation Institute
Mike Unterseher – Director of Physician Recruitment