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Medical Director - Wound Service
West Virginia University School of Medicine

wvu.jpgWest Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery is actively recruiting a Medical Director to join WVU Medicine’s Comprehensive Wound Center in Morgantown, WV. This position will be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient wound services including wound consults, treating patients in the clinic, and providing oversight to the wound APPs in a leadership capacity.
Our multidisciplinary wound care team offers a comprehensive approach to treating wounds. Our staff includes specially trained physicians, physical and occupational therapists, lymphedema therapist, and certified wound advanced practice providers.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license.  Candidates must have completed an ACGME accredited Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, PM&R, Plastic Surgery, or Vascular Surgery residency program, have obtained board certification in their specialty, and have at least 2 years of experience. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and residents. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.  
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation..
Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit and apply online at
For additional questions, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter,
WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Posted 5/10/17

Wound Care Surgeon
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Wound Center

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) along with The Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery within the Department of Surgery is looking to hire a General/Gastrointestinal Surgeon with a focus in wound care to join its elite team of surgeons at the Comprehensive Wound Center. This position will include a focus on general surgery and wound care with an expectation for participation and extramural funding in general surgery and wound care research as well as teaching medical students and surgical and non-surgical residents.  The OSUWMC Department of Surgery, Division of General & Gastrointestinal Surgery participates in a comprehensive wound care program with referrals from around the State of Ohio.  We deliver hyperbaric therapy and have a world renowned research program with NIH funding looking at wound healing, tissue regeneration and cell re-programming.  The opportunity and expectation is to participate in the Comprehensive Wound Center and obtain extramural funding with protected time for research.  The position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and candidate must have completed wound care fellowship program or equivalent. This position is full time and will be based at Ohio State University East Hospital.  The position offers the potential for growth and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

  • Board Eligible or Certified in General Surgery
  • Successful completion of a wound care fellowship or equivalent
  • Academic experience a plus
  • Eligible for State of Ohio medical licensure
  • Qualify for academic appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level – Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with previous training and experience

As central Ohio’s only academic medical center, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center values learning, development and innovation.  We were named U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals, nationally ranked in eight specialties to include Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Geriatric, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Pulmonology.  The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is ranked in excellence in the top 3 percent of U.S. hospitals, No. 2 hospital in Ohio, and Best hospital in Columbus for the past 24 years.  Recently, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute has been named a 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey.
Visit our website, and discover how Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center is improving people’s lives.

Columbus, Ohio’s capital city (15th largest city in the country) has it all.  From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife – Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style.  The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry and eclectic mix of entertainment, dining and shopping.
For consideration, please send CV along with a cover letter to:
Tiffany Bauman
Senior Physician and Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center 

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Posted 4/19/17

Postdoctoral Position, Gibson Laboratory in the Department of Surgery
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Candidates must have a PhD in biological sciences or related field.  Background in cellular and molecular biology and animal research is highly desirable. Experience with cell and tissue culture is necessary.  Excellent spoken and written English communication skills and experience with Excel and Word is required.

The Gibson laboratory in the Department of Surgery is looking for a highly motivated and self-directed individual who will provide expertise at a comprehensive and independent level. The position requires the ability to design research methodologies and perform the research with critical thinking and the ability to identify problems and barriers.

Specific skill sets include RNA, DNA extraction and amplification, PCR, Western Blot, cell culture, immunohistochemistry, ELISA, protocol and assay development. This individual will work closely with students and other researchers in different departments on a variety of exciting and challenging projects on the cutting edge of burn and wound healing research. Development and use of a porcine burn animal model will be a significant part of this position. This position will also assist in the development of grant applications and the preparation and presentation of research results. In addition, this individual may be required to perform lab management duties including supervision of personnel.

Start Date: ASAP
Percent Time: 100%
Salary: NIH Standards
Angela Gibson 
G5/339 CSC 600 Highland Avenue, mail code 3236 
(608) 265-9574 

Posted 2/10/17