Seeking Infectious Diseases Physician as Director of Ryan White Grant/Program

Location
North Carolina University Town
Salary
Call for details
Posted
August 28 2018
Ref
ID-86175
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier academic search firm, has partnered with a major academic center in North Carolina to conduct a nationwide search for an infectious diseases physician to lead the Ryan White Service Grant for the treatment of patients with HIV. We are seeking candidates who are fellowship trained in infectious diseases and have experience in managing the Ryan White Grant.

Their infectious diseases physicians provide care for more than 1,000 patients in their clinic and another 300+ patients in clinics in surrounding counties. The division is also involved in many clinical trials involving HIV therapies. These trials provide needed drugs to persons who may not otherwise be able to receive treatment.

Position Features:

  • With a strong reputation in the areas of infection control/hospital epidemiology, HIV medicine and clinical trials, fungal diseases and antibiotic stewardship, you will have the privilege of working with some of the best physicians in their field.
  • Management of Ryan White Service Grant that has been in place for the past 10 years.
  • Oversee the use of funds for access to HIV medication and support services.
  • Approximately 70% of your time will be dedicated to managing the grant and the administrative elements of the Directorship.
  • Involves teaching of students, residents, and ID fellows.
  • lank canvas to initiate collaborative research and cutting-edge clinical trials.

 
The Area Offers the Following Benefits:


In addition to working with a world-class program and team of physicians, you will be working in one of the most desirable locations in the United States. North Carolina has all that a physician and their family could want.

  • Short drive to the mountains or the coast
  • Four seasons with a generally temperate climate
  • Affordable housing options
  • Access to an international airport
  • University town that is experiencing 400% growth in its uptown population in the next year
  • An abundance of outdoor activities, unique shops, dining, and nightlife
  • This prominent university center has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a great place to live