| Yale Student Athletic Medicine Head Team Physician and Director of Athletic Medicine |
Yale Student Health seeks a qualified Primary Care Sports Medicine physician to lead its Varsity Athletic Medicine program.
Working in close collaboration with Athletics, Student Health and Yale Sports Orthopaedics, the head team physician will oversee the care of more than 800 students on 34 varsity teams. In addition to providing comprehensive primary care to student athletes, the Athletic Medicine department is responsible for pre-participation clearances, management of disability and return-to-play decisions, sideline coverage, and medical oversight of athletic trainers. Leadership in the development and execution of programming to meet the needs of world-class scholar athletes is an essential requirement of this unique career opportunity.
We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their education and experience, to the diversity and excellence of the Yale community.
Candidates should have completed training in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics or Family Medicine with additional fellowship training and/or experience in Primary Care Sports Medicine. Previous experience working with college athletes is preferred. The position offers ample opportunities for teaching and application for appointment to the clinical faculty of Yale Medical School is encouraged. The ability to acquire and maintain a CT physician license and state and federal DEA registration is essential.
An essential qualification for success in this position is the ability to work in a collaborative leadership model and to partner effectively with multiple stakeholders, while ensuring that the wellbeing and success of Yale’s student athletes is always the highest priority.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online by clicking on the following link: http://bit.ly/YaleTeamPhysician. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
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