Clinical Geneticist 1 - JAX at Mayo Foundation
Posted in General Business 16 days ago.
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Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2016-2017), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you - including an integrated EMR and collaboration with top specialists - to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.
The Department of Clinical Genomics at Mayo Clinic is seeking a full time board-certified/board-eligible Clinical Geneticist in Jacksonville, FL. The Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL (a charitable, not for profit organization) is a 304-bed, eight-story teaching and research hospital. The site currently has 300+ therapeutic clinical trials, and 400+ research studies supported by extramural funding. This integrated medical practice provides diagnosis, medical treatment, surgery and care in more than 40 specialty areas with distinguished programs in cancer, transplantation, neurosciences, heart disease and digestive diseases.
The successful candidate will be a clinician committed to an academic career who can will further develop an emerging genomics program in Florida., The department is currently staffed by 2 clinical geneticists, 2 genetics counselors, and allied health support staff. The Department of Clinical Genomics at Mayo Clinic has three sites; staff in the Florida works closely with other 11 geneticists and 13 genetic counselors in Arizona and Rochester, MN. A successful candidate will participate in a variety of clinical activities emphasizing adult patient care. You will enjoy close clinical collaboration with gastroenterologists, neurologists, endocrinologists, surgeons and multiple other disciplines present within all sites of Mayo Clinic. Opportunities to pursue academic interests and conduct research are components of the position.
Mayo Clinic's values of teamwork and collaboration are essential to providing integrated medical and surgical care to patients with complex conditions. The faculty member will have an academic appointment in The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine commensurate with prior background.
License or certification
Candidates must be board-certified (eligible) by The American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG) and be eligible for Florida licensure. Board certification in Internal Medicine or other discipline focusing on adult medical care is preferred.
Jacksonville is the 12th largest city in the United States based on Population size. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment thatincludes a rapidly growing biotech corridor. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).