The Department of Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is actively seeking a board eligible/certified Pediatric Surgeon at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to join the Division of Pediatric Surgery at Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH) in Little Rock.
ACH, the flagship hospital in the Arkansas Children’s system, is a 370-bed hospital with an active medical staff of more than 500. It is both an ACS Verified Level 1 children surgery center and trauma center. Additionally, it boasts the area’s only Level IV NICU with more than 100 beds and suites. The ACH campus also houses the Arkansas Children’s Research Institute, which provides infrastructure for clinical and basic science research. Finally, ACH is home to numerous pediatric residencies and fellowships, including an ACGME-accredited pediatric surgery fellowship.
The applicant must have successfully completed general surgery residency and an ACGME-accredited pediatric surgery fellowship and be American Board of Surgery certified/eligible. He/she must also have a strong interest in growing a clinical practice as well as a commitment to research, resident and fellow education, and surgical quality.
The successful applicant will join a division with 6 surgeons and numerous advanced practice providers and specialty nurses. A competitive salary and fringe benefits package is provided.
Interested candidates should send a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:
Sid Dassinger, MD, FACS, FAAP Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery John Boyd Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Program Director Medical Director Surgical Quality Arkansas Children’s Hospital Office: 501-364-1446 Cell: 501-749-0667 email@example.com
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: A competitive salary and fringe benefit package is provided.
Internal Number: 31056
About University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Surgery
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock is the only health sciences university in the state of Arkansas. We are the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees in 73 of Arkansas’ 75 counties.