Assistant Professor (Gastroenterology and Hepatology) - Medicine - Gastroenterology (90002359)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7081273 (Ref.No. 7813-en_US)
Posted: July 16, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

Immediate hiring for Academic Transplant Hepatologist in the Transplant Institute of the Baylor College of Medicine (BC) with faculty appointments in the Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology of the Department of Medicine (primary) and Division of Abdominal Transplantation of the Department of Surgery (secondary). Candidate will have Fellowship Program Director duties, including overseeing Transplant Hepatology fellowship program. Additionally, candidate will have clinical responsibilities in the inpatient/outpatient setting at Baylor St. Luke's.

Job Duties

  • Provide professional consultative expertise in the diagnosis and management of patients with hepatobiliary diseases not requiring liver transplantation and of pre- and post-operative liver transplant patients.
  • Provide professional expertise for development, dissemination and execution of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the care of patients with hepatobiliary diseases and for pre- and post-liver transplant patients.
  • Provide professional consultative expertise in hepatology to support the Liver Transplantation Program in the management of pre and post-operative liver transplantation patients, including evaluation, pre-operative management, peri-operative management and post-operative care).
  • Supervise, manage and lead Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Duties, including management of ACGME accreditation and requirements 
  • Maintain compliance with the policies and procedures for faculty of the BCM and BSLMC.
  • Promote quality control under guidelines developed by the Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the Department of Medicine and the Division of Abdominal Transplantation in the Department of Surgery.
  • Co-direct, supervise, present and/or participate in research seminars, GI Grand Rounds, lectures, journal clubs, hepatology teaching rounds, hepatopathology teaching rounds, and the Medical Review Board (liver transplantation patient selection committee) activities.
  • Teach the principles and practice of Hepatology and Liver Transplantation to the voluntary and full-time attending staff, medical students, house-staff, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology fellows and allied health personnel.
  • Maintain a cumulative teaching file of clinical pathological materials.
  • Participate in medical educational activities in the Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology of the Department of Medicine and the Division of Abdominal Transplantation of the Department of Surgery.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Job Experience: Residency & Fellowship training in Gastroenterology. 

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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