Chief - Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine (02190F)

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
Feb 12, 2019
Mar 14, 2019
PRN02190F- 00269
Organization Type
University and College

Chief - Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine (02190F)

The Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah School of Medicine is seeking candidates for the position of Chief of Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine. The faculty rank and track will be determined based on the chosen candidate’s qualifications. The incumbent will be part of a dynamic and successful academic team that cares for patients of all ages and with athletic abilities that range from professional and collegiate levels to weekend stars. The Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine team is a collaborative group within the Department – well aligned with the Orthopaedic Sports Surgery group for clinical care, research, and education, and is an integral part of our dynamic academic department.

Eligible candidates will have earned a MD/DO degree, have successfully completed a residency in primary care or emergency medicine, and have fellowship training and significant clinical experience in sports and musculoskeletal medicine. The candidate must also have significant research experience, ideally with a history of extramural grant funding, and proven leadership experience.

This will be a full-time appointment in the Department of Orthopaedics with clinical, research, educational, and administrative responsibilities. There are extraordinary opportunities for collaboration with the clinical and basic science programs in the department and with University-wide outcomes research efforts.

Interested individuals may apply at:

Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required. For additional information about the position, please contact:
Darrel S. Brodke, MD
Louis and Janet Peery Presidential Endowed Chair 
Professor and Exec. Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs 
Department of Orthopaedics
University of Utah School of Medicine

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

University of  Utah Job ID# PRN02190F- 00269 - Orthopedic Surgery Operations

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 553,581-8365 (V/TDD), for further information or to request an accommodation. The University of Utah is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.