Family Medicine Hospitalist Position

Family Medicine Hospitalist

The Department of Family Medicine at State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty attending physician, to serve as Family Medicine Hospitalist, Mondays through Fridays. This individual will serve as Clinical Director of the Family Medicine Inpatient Service. In addition to ensuring high quality patient care, our Hospitalist will actively teach and guide our residents and medical students during their Family Medicine inpatient rotations. This individual will also serve as Advisor to assigned residents, and will participate in clinical research and scholarly endeavors.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading urban medical centers and the only academic medical center in Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate comprises a College of Medicine, a College of Health Related Professions, a College of Nursing, a School of Graduate Studies, a School of Public Health, as well as our teaching hospital, University Hospital of Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate recognizes the importance of serving the 2.5 million people who make Brooklyn their home, a population that is among the most diverse in the world. More physicians who practice medicine in New York City received their training at our College of Medicine than any other medical center in the country. Nationally, the medical school ranks seventh in the number of graduates who are now engaged in academic medicine.

The Department of Family Medicine administers two Family Medicine Centers and a longstanding Family Medicine Residency Program. Our two patient care centers achieved certification as Patient Centered Medical Homes in 2014.

Candidates must be Board-certified, must have demonstrated clinical expertise, and must possess a strong interest and dedication to teaching, research, and scholarship. Candidates must qualify for licensure in New York, as well as meet the requirements for medical staff privileges at University Hospital of Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and safe environment, without regard to race, national origin, age, gender, faith, or sexual orientation. Applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans are welcomed.

Letters of application and CVs should be sent to Mark Hoglund, Administrator by email at mark.hoglund@downstate.edu.

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