Carle’s Graduate Medical Education department is seeking a program director to lead our fully accredited General Surgery Residency program.
Opportunity Details Include:
Program director is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, and coordinating all activities of the general surgery residency program.
Carle Foundation Hospital serves as the primary facility for clinical training.
Young program with 4 years of graduates (2 residents per class) and very engaged core faculty group.
First time pass rate average for QE is 88% and CE is 83%.
This unique and highly visible position, reports to the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) with additional reporting relationship to the Associate Chief Medical Officer, Surgical Services.
Program Director will have dedicated time for administrative, educational, strategic, and research initiatives and provide oversight of the General Surgery Residency program. In addition, the Program Director will be expected to maintain a clinical practice with allocated time to lead the residency program; approximately 50% clinical and 50% administrative.
Teaching and research opportunities available with the Carle Illinois College of Medicine.
Preferred candidate must be board certified in general surgery and/or surgical specialty.
Minimum of 5 years faculty teaching experience with General Surgery residency or surgical specialty fellowship required; academic leadership experience serving in assistant/associate or program director role preferred.
Candidates with recent scholarly activity such as peer-reviewed funding, publication of original research or review articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks, publications or presentation of case reports or clinical series at scientific society meetings, or participation in national committees and/or educational organizations are highly encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 9.10
About Carle Physician Group
Carle is the leading healthcare system in east central Illinois serving a patient base of more than 1.4 million.The 433-bed regional hospital is home to a Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center, Level III Perinatal Services and the area's only Level I Trauma Center. Carle Physician Group, the outpatient practice serving nearly 170,000 unique patients annually, is comprised of more than 500 physicians dedicated to providing patient-focused care in 80 specialties located in 14 communities across central Illinois. Carle Heart and Vascular Institute, Carle Neuroscience Institute (including Spine Institute), Digestive Health Institute, Carle Cancer Center and Mills Breast Cancer Institute, bring additional advanced diagnostic and treatment options.Carle Foundation Hospital has achieved Magnet® designation, the nation's highest honor for nursing care and was the recipient of Healthgrades 'America's 100 Best' Award™ in 2019. Join our team of experts in a family-friendly Big Ten university city centrally located to Chicago, Indianapolis and St. Louis.