Child and Family Patient Centered Outcomes Research Scholars Program
Accepting Applicants for August 2016
We are accepting applications for our Child and Family Patient Centered Outcomes Research Scholars Program. This mentored career development (K12) program for junior faculty focuses on patient centered outcomes research and comparative effectiveness research.
This K12 program supports junior faculty, who are on their way to building careers that include research directly linked to delivery systems. The funding for this program comes from the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) administered through the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). It builds on our fellowship training in the Harvard-wide Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship, but this program is targeted at junior faculty members, rather than post-doctoral fellows. The three primary sites of the program are Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH), MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC), and the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute (DPM). We link with a wide range of delivery systems and have a symposia series on key topics taking place throughout the year. The grant covers 75% of each scholar’s salary (up to a limit of $90,000) for 2-3 years, and provides additional funds (up to $25k annually) for scholars’ research development costs and individual training.
Our leadership team includes Drs. Jonathan Finkelstein (Director, BCH), Erinn Rhodes (Associate Director, BCH), Mark Schuster (BCH), Kenneth Mandl (BCH), Milton Kotelchuck (MGHfC), Karen Kuhlthau (MGHfC), Elsie Taveras (MGHfC), Matthew Gillman (DPM), Grace Lee (DPM), and Don Goldmann (Institute for Healthcare Improvement).
We are accepting applications through November 15, 2015 for positions starting on August 1, 2016. For this program, it is critical that scholars have primary interests in patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness research as defined by PCORI. Applicants must have or concurrently apply for a faculty position at one of our primary sites. Please contact our Associate Director, Dr. Erinn Rhodes (email@example.com) with questions or to request an application form.
Urologist - Farmville, VA
Centra Medical Group
Established, Hospital Employed, Solo Practice Searching for Experienced Urologist Centra Medical Group
| In the Blue Ridge Mountains of Central Virginia, YOU can enjoy a HIGH QUALITY OF LIFE with an AFFORDABLE COST OF LIVING. |
Centra Medical Group is searching for a BC/BE Urologist to run their own practice in charming Farmville, VA.
As a result of our 2 institutions of higher learning, Longwood University & Hampden-Sydney College, combined with the heartbeat of our historic Farmville Downtown Main Street District, we have become known as the "College town wrapped in traditional downtown." Farmville is also one of the entrances to High Bridge Trail State Park. The High Bridge, which is more than 2,400 feet long and 160 feet above the Appomattox River, is ideally suited for hiking, bicycling and horseback riding. Plenty of fishing, camping, canoeing & kayaking takes place on the Appomattox River. Farmville residents benefit from low taxes and affordable housing that ranges from architectural gems to rural homesites.
CENTRA Southside Community Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility committed to meeting the needs of the community through quality cost effective healthcare, delivered by a progressive, highly-trained medical staff and an efficient, friendly workforce. In 2012 & 2013, VHA Central Atlantic recognized Centra Southside Community Hospital for achieving excellence in clinically recognized performance measures.
Centra Physician benefits include:
PREMIUM compensation package
403(b) and 457(b) tax deferred savings plan
Vested employer contribution match
Paid Time Off
Sign on bonuses
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Flexible spending accounts
$5,000 Yearly CME Allowance
Education Loan Assistance
This opportunity is mostly outpatient and clinic consists of about 95% adult cases and 5% pediatric cases.
Call options can be negotiated.
Practice consists of:
1 Advanced Practice Provider (NP/PA)
1 Clinical staff member
1 Administrative staff member
Evaluate & manage patients with typical urologic disorders.
May include performance of cystoscopy, transurethral surgeries, nephrectomy, vasectomy, varicoceles, hydroceles, circumcision, orchidopexy, chrodee repair, etc
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00-5:00
MEDICAL GROUP HIGHLIGHTS:
Centra Medical Group is part of Centra, a nationally recognized Virginia healthcare system encompassing four hospitals, regional medical centers, and more than 50 primary care/specialty practices. Centra fosters a vibrant, collaborative team environment with a strong priority on physician satisfaction—all reflected in our high employee retention rate.
For additional information, please contact Mikael Blido:
434.200.3153 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: UR2
About Centra Medical Group
Centra is a regional nonprofit healthcare system based in Lynchburg and created in 1987 with the merger of Lynchburg General and Virginia Baptist hospitals. In 2006, Southside Community Hospital in Farmville joined Centra as an affiliate. With more than 6,000 employees, a medical staff of nearly 500, and 150 employed physicians providing care in 38 locations, Centra serves over 380,000 people thro...ughout central and southside Virginia and provides a comprehensive array of medical services in a variety of convenient settings. Centra’s services to the community continue to expand through physician practices, screenings and tests, media and publications, and community programs in an effort to promote wellness and prevent medical problems.
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