The Virginia Retina Center (VRC) has an opening for a full time vitreoretinal surgeon, commencing on July, 2019 with cross appointment at The George Washington University Department of Ophthalmology (GWU). This position requires a clinician who is either board eligible or will be board certified by July 1st, 2019 in ophthalmology and has successfully completed a US vitreoretinal fellowship. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing clinical care for patients, teaching medical students and residents. Patient care will be provided at VRC and its affiliated clinics and the outpatient clinic at GWU Department of Ophthalmology. Candidates will participate in both VRC and GWU committees as assigned; and perform professional, university and community service as appropriate. As well candidates will also participate as either principal or co-investigator on several clinical trials that are either ongoing or in developmental stages at both institutions. The applicant will join 6 other clinicians who specialize in medical and/or surgical retina.
We enjoy a very collegial atmosphere between both VRC and GWU, providing excellent care to both patient populations. We offer a competitive salary, bonus structure and comprehensive benefits package. Preliminary interviews will be conducted at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) meeting in Chicago, IL from October 26th to 30th. Final selection will be made by November 31st.
The Northern Virginia area is a vibrant, diverse, and economically strong region with top-ranked schools. There is easy access to the museums, cultural activities, and events in our nation's capital, to the Chesapeake Bay to the east, and the Shenandoah mountains to the west. It is a very desirable area in which to live and work.
Please send current Curriculum Vitae to BRepass@virginiaretina.com