The Department of Surgery at VA Boston HealthCare System (VABHS) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) are recruiting for a general thoracic surgeon at VABHS.
VABHS is the major tertiary referral center for veterans from throughout New England and is strongly affiliated with Harvard Medical School (HMS), and the general thoracic division at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH). Candidates should have an outstanding academic record, perform advanced general thoracic cases, participate in the training of residents and fellows and conduct research. Proficiency in minimally invasive thoracic surgery is mandatory. Robotics training and experience in lung transplant and mechanical assist devices is desired.
The successful candidate should be eligible for appointment at the instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor level at Harvard Medical School (HMS). Must have an M.D. or equivalent degree, fellowship trained in general thoracic surgery, board eligible or certified in thoracic surgery and US citizenship is required.The candidate selected for this position may be eligible to apply for an education loan reimbursement award under the provisions of the Education Debt Reduction Program.
Compensation will be competitive with the major academic centers in the region. In addition to competitive pay, we offer a generous leave and benefits package. For information visit: www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: VABostonThoracicSurgeonSearch@va.gov
VABHS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.