Dermatology Residency Director - Wilkes Barre, PA

Wilkes Barre, PA
Oct 31, 2017
Position Type

Geisinger is seeking candidates for Dermatology Residency Program Director, to join our practice in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. This physician will join an established team of Dermatologists and Mohs surgeons.


The ideal candidate will collaborate with current faculty, as well as the Geisinger Medical Center Residency Program Director, to establish and implement a residency curriculum.

Job duties include:

-          Working with Geisinger Medical Education Department to maintain all ACGME requirements of the program

-          Screen residency applications and, in conjunction with faculty, interview and match residents to the program

-          Perform evaluations of residents and staff involved with the dermatology residency program

-          Perform and encourage clinical research and publication

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV), located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is licensed for 274 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center in Luzerne County. The campus includes the Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Cancer Center, The Richard and Marion Pearsall Heart Hospital, the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital Pediatric Unit, a transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre is GWV’s ambulatory campus.

Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence in an area offering a high quality of life – complete with good schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington D.C. just a short drive away.

Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family. Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.  A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 13 hospital campuses, two research centers and nearly 1,600 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians. 



For more information, please contact: Deanna Reed, FASPR, Talent Management, Geisinger Health at or 570-271-7202


** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.

** We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.