Join UW-Madison as an Addiction Medicine Physician
UW Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
July 23, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Academic / Research
The Addiction Medicine physician will provide care in both the inpatient and outpatient setting for patients with or at-risk of substance abuse use issues. They will additionally provide didactic and clinical teaching of fellows, residents and other learners and may engage in research.
Consultation in the inpatient and outpatient settings for patients with or at-risk for substance use issues.
Engage in prevention as well as treatment of potentially substance-related health issues, such as infectious disease, mental health issues and other complications.
Didactic and clinical teaching of fellows, residents, medical students and other health care trainees.
Administrative responsibilities for the fellowship as well as policy and protocol development for relevant inpatient and outpatient settings.
Interest and experience in research preferred.
Potential opportunity for a VA assignment.
MD/DO, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Psychiatry. The ideal candidate is also board certified in Addiction Medicine or willing to pursue.
Internal Number: 90245
About UW Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
The UW Department of Family Medicine and Community Health has been around since 1970 and focuses on advancing health and well-being by caring, teaching, discovering, leading, and connecting. The department employs 900+ employees, with 165+ being faculty members.
Physician faculty have the opportunity to practice in residency or community clinics, or to pursue a tenure track appointment. There are 18 family medicine clinics statewide, and each clinic offers a unique place to practice.
Madison, Wisconsin (population 252,000), the vibrant capital of Wisconsin and home of the University of Wisconsin, and the many picturesque surrounding towns, has the best of all worlds: natural beauty and outdoor recreation, stimulating cultural offerings, distinctive restaurants and shops, and an irreverent spirit of fun. Built on an isthmus between lakes Monona and Mendota, Madison is renowned for its beautiful scenery. A total of five area lakes and more than 260 city parks create the perfect setting for an abundance of year-round outdoor activities, from hiking, biking, swimming and sailing along with cross-country skiing, snow sailing, and ice fishing. Urban culture, natural beauty, small town charm – the greater Madison area offers it all!