Dermatology Residency Program Director

Location
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
Posted
May 07, 2020
Ref
2020-29843
Specialty
Dermatology
Position Type
Permanent
Overview

Tower Health is an innovative, leading health system dedicated to advancing the health and transforming the lives of the people we serve through compassionate, accessible, high quality, cost-effective healthcare. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screening and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be.

Across our system, you'll find many opportunities to build an outstanding career. With more than 14,000 team members, Tower Health offers 25 urgent care facilities and a connected network of 3,200 physicians, specialists, and providers across more than 230 convenient locations.

Job Summary

Tower Health, in conjunction with the Drexel University College of Medicine at Tower Health, is recruiting for a Program Director to help start an ACGME-accredited Dermatology residency based in suburban Philadelphia. The Program Director would be employed by Tower Health and provide patient care as a part of the Dermatology practice of Tower Health Medical Group. We are seeking a candidate who is passionate about dermatology and has enthusiasm for teaching residents and medical students.

About the Position:
  • Dedicated administrative time to work on the application for accreditation and curriculum and program design and development
  • Additional dedicated administrative time once the program has started
  • Rank at Drexel University College of Medicine commensurate with previous experience
  • Additional opportunities to teach Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Residents and medical students from the new Drexel College of Medicine at Tower Health and other medical schools

About the Practice:
  • State-of-the-art, brand new dermatology office that includes a Mohs surgery suite
  • Focus on medical and surgical dermatology
  • Reasonable patient volumes including only four patients per hour with dedicated procedure time
  • Clinical research projects availability through the Johns Hopkins Research Network, Drexel University School of Medicine, and Tower Health Research
  • Referral base of close to 200 primary care clinicians within the network

What We Offer:
  • Educational Loan Repayment Assistance
  • Notably large time off allotment including Earned Time Off and Income Protection Time
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Physician Incentive Program
  • CME Allowance and Stipend
  • 403(b) and 457(b) Retirement and Savings Plans
  • H1B visas and green card sponsorship (we cannot currently support J1 visa waivers)
  • Spousal Job Search Support
  • Opportunity to live in various settings, including suburban Philadelphia

Contact Name: Carrie Moore

Contact Email: Carrie.Moore@towerhealth.org

Contact Phone: 484-628-8153

Qualifications

Qualified candidates will possess an MD/DO degree, have completed an ACGME or AOA-approved Dermatology residency, and be Board Certified in Dermatology. Candidates must have at least 3 of years of experience working in an accredited dermatology residency program.

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