The Department of Surgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical has an excellent opportunity for a full-time academic abdominal transplant surgeon. The Division of Transplantation is seeking to fill a Director of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation position. Candidates with kidney and pancreas transplant experience, laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, multi-organ procurements and dialysis access skills are being sought for this position. Level of appointment will be based upon qualifications and experience. Candidates must be ASTS fellowship-trained, Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Surgery and meet UNOS criteria for a kidney and pancreas transplant surgeon. A strong commitment to patient care, resident education, clinical medicine and research is desired.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, and Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital are committed to enhancing the quality of life through improved health, the professional preparation of those who will serve the health needs of others, and the discovery of knowledge that will benefit all. As central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center, we are a 548-bed Level I regional trauma center sought out as a resource for the most complex cases.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
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Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.