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2019 Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at Long Beach Veterans Administration

Recruitment Period

Open July 18th, 2018 through June 25th, 2019

Description

There is an unexpected fellowship position in the Department of Radiological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine-Tibor Rubin Long Beach VA Medical Center for the academic year 2019-2020.

Musculoskeletal Radiology fellowships at the University of California Irvine are at the level of Health Sciences Clinical Instructor, and one position is based at Long Beach Veterans Administration. This position will have the benefits and privileges through the University of California, Irvine.

This one-year fellowship is primarily supervised by two fellowship trained musculoskeletal radiologists (Farzad Rezai, MD and Andrew Chang, MD) who are known for their teaching excellence. The program provides experience in image-guided interventional orthopaedic procedures, including arthrography, joint aspiration, soft tissue and bone biopsy techniques and orthopaedic pain management procedures (fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided steroid and anesthetic injections). Experience is available in vertebroplasty. Advanced training is provided in interpretation of musculoskeletal radiography, CT and MRI. The opportunity exists for the MSK fellow to learn neuro and body MRI from fellowship trained experts in these subspecialties as well.

Each month, eight UC Irvine Radiology residents rotate through the Tibor Rubin Long Beach VA Medical Center. The fellows will participate in the teaching of UC Irvine residents and medical students, actively participate in interdisciplinary conferences, and take an active part in the ongoing research projects and publications.

Application Procedure – To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04760

In addition, please send a CV and letter of interest to farzad.rezai3@va.gov.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Long Beach, CA

Learn More

More information about this recruitment: http://www.radiology.uci.edu/fellowships.asp

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Department Application - Department application form can be found on our website. Please upload as part of your online application.

  • Recent Photo

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Personal Statement

  • Statement of Teaching - Statement addressing your previous teaching experiences and/or contributions in teaching. See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.

  • USMLE/COMLEX Transcripts - Copies of your unofficial USMLE/COMLEX transcripts.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

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