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UNIV - Clinical Instructor - Global Health Fellow - Emergency Medicine

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Entity: MUSC University
Department: COLLEGE OF MEDICINE - COM-Emergency Medicine
Sub Department: UNIV-2285000-Department Of Emergency Medicine
Work type: Full-Time
Employee Type: UNIV - Faculty
Location: Charleston, SC-Downtown
Categories: Faculty & Physicians
Pay scale: UNIV-Band 0: Commensurate with experience.

FLSA: Salaried

 

Job Summary: The Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting for a Global Health Fellow. The Emergency Medicine Global Health Fellowship is a one-year program designed to give graduates of Emergency Medicine residency programs the skills and knowledge to become Global Health directors and leaders in the field of Global Emergency Medicine. 

Job Duties: 

  • Practice clinical medicine of a global standard in resource-limited locations.
  • Train and supervise medical students/residents in Global Health
  • Train and supervise medical students/residents in Emergency Medicine
  • Develop at least 1 research project. As the primary Investigator, fellow will be involved in all aspects of this research including, but not limited to, idea conception, protocol authorship, IRB approval, consent and data forms, advertisement of the study, patient recruitment and enrollment, follow-up, data analysis, statistical analysis, and manuscript authorship.
  • Learn to effectively diagnose and treat common tropical diseases and medication formulary management.
  • Work in the Masind-Kitara Medical Center in Uganda.
  • Be involved with patient care at Leon Hospital, Chinandega Hospital, El-Viejo, or Sebaco Medical Centers in Nicaragua through either research, administration or direct clinical care.
  • Participate in a short-term medical outreach team, serving as the medical director.
  • Link the goals and direction of short-term medical teams into a long-term vision.
  • Work with Inter-disciplinary teams such as PT/OT/Public Health/Nursing.
  • Implement Public Health Interventions.
  • Initiate QI projects where necessary.
  • Train Clinical Staff in Uganda, Nicaragua or other locations in EM.
  • Learn to be sensitive to spiritual and cultural differences abroad.
  • Develop understanding of how to perform a medical needs assessment for an area.
  • Supervise research projects and clinical practice of students and residents on Global Health Rotations.
  • Develop insight into equipment/resource acquisition abroad.
  • Serve on a medical advisory committee of an NGO providing Global Aid.

 

 

 

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.


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The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.