Tucson, Arizona
We offer a generous salary and benefits
Oct 22, 2020
Position Type

Practice Academic Medicine with Top-Rated Teaching Hospital in the Sun and Recreation Corridor of Arizona at Banner University Medical Center - Tucson (BUMC-T)

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Group is recruiting a BC/BE Advanced/Transplant Hepatologist to support the transplant hepatology program. This is an excellent opportunity to work in an innovative academic environment, collaborating with our Liver Transplant Medical Director and our outstanding Hepatology team. 

Essential functions include:

  • Care for general liver and liver transplant patients in both Inpatient and Outpatient settings
    • 8-12 IP per day
    • 18-24 OP per day
  • Perform routine procedures such as colonoscopy/EGD, in addition to shared coverage of hepatology and transplant liver service
    • Co-management of ICU transplant patients
    • Immediate post-transplant care
    • Long term care of transplant patients
  • Candidate must be flexible as our program is the region’s designated transplant facility. Daily/wknd call is expected

Qualifications include:

  • AZ medical license (or eligible to obtain)
  • BC/BE GI & Hepatology, plus BC/BE in Transplant Hepatology
  • Must have interest in pursuing eligibility/certification by UNOS
  • Candidates with experience in liver transplants preferred

Candidates should have a strong commitment to patient care, strong teaching and clinical skills, and desire translational research. Qualified candidates will receive a faculty appointment to the University of Arizona commensurate with their credentials.

Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner University Medicine, a health system anchored in Tucson and Phoenix that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine - research, teaching, and patient care.

We offer a generous salary and benefits. Please submit your cover letter and CV for immediate consideration, to: For questions, please call Tara Waltz, Sourcing Strategist, at: 602-747-8203. Visit our website at:

As an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

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