Transplant careers

Medical Director of Transplant Nephrology

Tufts Medical Center

Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA, the principal teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, and the Tufts Division of Nephrology in conjunction with the Transplant Department are recruiting for a full-time Medical Director of Transplant Nephrology to join the Division.  Our program has experienced significant growth and is looking to add highly qualified and hardworking candidates to our excellent team.  Our team consists of 2 transplant surgeons, one transplant nephrologist and 4 dedicated transplant coordinators.  We utilize our own HLA lab.  Our historical volumes have been between 30-50 transplants annually.  We have many opportunities to develop and expand and are looking for an experienced transplant nephrologist with prior leadership experience to help lead us to this goal.

 

Applicants must have demonstrated skills in clinical transplant Nephrology.  Completion of training in an American Society of Transplantation Accredited Fellowship program is required.  Applicants must have an MD or equivalent degree and must be board certified/board eligible in Internal Medicine and Nephrology by the date of hire.  The candidate must meet criteria to be the UNOS Primary Physician. The applicant will participate in a mix of inpatient and outpatient service.  Typical clinical duties include pre-transplant evaluations, living donor evaluations, and post-transplant clinic.  Additional duties include active participation in the multi-disciplinary team, consultation with our HLA lab, and other committees including patient satisfaction and quality.  Leadership responsibilities will include: outreach to referring nephrologists and dialysis centers, shared oversight of the transplant team, shared oversight of the quality program, and development of all aspects of the program.  The applicant will participate in all educational activities in the Division including teaching of fellows, residents and medical students.

 

Tufts Medical Center is an exceptional, not-for-profit, 415-bed academic medical center that is home to both a full-service hospital for adults and Floating Hospital for Children. Conveniently located in downtown Boston, the Medical Center is the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine. Floating Hospital for Children is the full-service children’s hospital of Tufts Medical Center and the principal pediatric teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine.

 

As an employee of the Tufts Medical Center Physician’s Organization you will receive a comprehensive benefits package, competitive compensation, and a generous employer retirement plan contribution.

 

Jennifer Colon

Physician Recruiter

Tufts Medical Center Physicians Organization

Fax: 617-636-6366

Email: jcolon1@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

www.tuftsmedicalcenter.org

 

Tufts Medical Center Physicians Organization is an EEO/AA employer.

 

 

 

 

 

To apply for this job email your details to jcolon1@tuftsmedicalcenter.org