Chief of Endoscopy

Location
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Posted
Aug 08, 2017
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Position Type
Permanent

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Michigan is recruiting a Chief of Endoscopy to oversee the Medical Procedures Unit (MPU) at University Hospital and four satellite endoscopy centers. Primary responsibilities will include further developing research, education, clinical, quality and process improvement of endoscopy at Michigan Medicine. The MPU provides over 16,000 endoscopic procedures and 7,000 GI Physiology diagnostic tests annually for inpatients and outpatients. Procedures provided include EUS, ERCP, EMR, balloon assisted endoscopy, POEM, intra gastric balloon, fecal transplant, capsule endoscopy, etc. Over 40 IRB approved clinical research protocols are conducted each year. An additional 14,000 procedures are provided at satellite endoscopy units. The MPU is staffed by over 100 nurses, technicians, administrative staff and managers, all of whom report to the Chief of Endoscopy. The Chief of Endoscopy interfaces with leadership in the Divisions of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Rheumatology, Departments of Anesthesia, Surgery, Internal Medicine and Hospital Leadership.

University Hospital is located in beautiful Ann Arbor, ranked in 2017 as the #1 “Best City to Live in America” according to a study by Niche.com. Satellite endoscopy centers are located within 25 miles of Ann Arbor. Clinical research opportunities, interaction with residents and fellows, and lifestyle are exceptional. Candidates must be outstanding clinicians with demonstrated investigative, operational, administrative and leadership experience, possess an MD degree, be board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Candidates will be recruited at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience.
Please forward CV to:
Chung Owyang, MD
3912 Taubman Center, SPC 5362
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5362
cowyang@med.umich.edu.

 

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