Advanced Fellowship - Neurogastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Motility 2021

Location
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Posted
Nov 13, 2020
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
Advanced Fellowship
Neurogastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Motility
2020


Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth are searching for candidates for a one year Advanced Fellowship in Neurogastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Motility. Following the completion of this program, the Fellow is expected to have gained competency in all aspects of motility procedures, including esophageal manometry, anorectal manometry,wireless pH capsule testing and impedance pH monitoring.

In addition, the Fellow will be competent in the evaluation and treatment of functional GI disorders including achalasia, gastroparesis, functional dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome and pelvic floor disorders.

There will be opportunities to learn therapeutic endoscopy techniques, including balloon dilation for benign esophageal strictures, pneumatic balloon dilation for achalasia and ablation therapies for Barrett's esophagus. Exposure to peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) treatment for achalasia may also be encountered during the fellowship. Fellows are expected to complete a research project resulting in presentation at a national meeting during their fellowship.

The advanced fellow will also be expected to work one day a week performing routine endoscopic procedures in our endoscopy unit. The fellow will receive an appropriate academic appointment as a member of the faculty of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

Please send a cover letter, three references, and CV addressed to:
Michael Curley, MD, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
c/o Kaitlin Romeo, Physician Recruiter, Kaitlin.M.Romeo@hitchcock.org

Candidates must be graduates of a LCME accredited medical school. Candidates must complete an ACGME accredited Gastroenterology fellowship and be ABIM board eligible by fellowship start date of July 13, 2020.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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