||Chair, Department of Infectious Disease
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, MA
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking a Chair to direct it's Department of Infectious Disease. The department consists of 6 board certified infectious disease physicians and is recognized for excellence in clinical care, graduate medical education and clinical research. The departments focus is in general infectious disease, antibiotic stewardship, epidemiology and infection control, transplant ID, and travel medicine. The department has a busy inpatient/outpatient consult service and sees approximately 7500 patient encounters annually.
The responsibilities of the Chair include the direction and administration of the professional, education and research programs of the department. The Chair is responsible for physician recruitment and professional development, achieving departmental quality, financial, and patient satisfaction goals, developing new initiatives, effectively managing resource allocation within the department, and optimizing departmental operations. Candidates should possess outstanding leadership skills and a demonstrated record of accomplishment.
Applicants should be board certified in infectious disease, MD License or MD License Eligible and have an academic background supporting appointment at the rank of Professor and/or additional qualifications such as MPH, MBA or PhD.
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:
David Martin, MD, Chair, Division of Medicine
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
41 Mall Road,
Burlington, MA 01805.
|About Lahey Clinic:
||Lahey Clinic Hospital & Medical Center, now part of Lahey Health System, is a 317 bed tertiary care facility, outpatient clinic and Level II trauma center located in Burlington, MA, is a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of 500 physicians. We maintain several accredited residency and fellowship programs and are an academic affiliate of Tufts Medical School. Conveniently located, Burlington, Massachusetts is 17 miles north of Boston and a short drive to the lakes, mountains and shores of New England and the cultural opportunities of Boston.