Job Summary: Physician specializing in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism to serve as a member of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, within the Department of Internal Medicine; directs and provides direct and indirect patient care services in both inpatient and outpatient settings; conducts ambulatory clinics; interviews, obtains and reviews medical history of patients; performs physical examinations to assess medical or surgical needs; performs relevant endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism procedures; orders special procedures, diagnostic testing, and other ancillary services; responds to consultation requests; determines, prescribes and implements treatment plans and/or medications required; documents all services and instructions provided in medical record; educates patients and promotes wellness, prevention and early detection by providing materials, resources and services to patient and their families; directs and participates in quality assessment and improvement activities; serves as preceptor and provides bedside training of residents, fellows, medical students, undergraduate & graduate students, nursing staff, and other allied medical professionals in the specialty of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism; ensures continuing medical education requirements are met; participates in department, college, medical center and university committees and other service activities.
Required Qualifications: Medical Doctor (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO). Board certification or eligibility from the American Board of Internal Medicine required; active certification from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) required. Completion of an accredited residency in internal medicine and a fellowship training program in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism required.
The Ohio State University Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism is seeking applications for a clinician-researcher position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with an established interest in diabetes, obesity, and/or insulin resistance. Experience as a board-certified academic physician is desired with experience and a track-record in clinical and/or translational research in diabetes, obesity, insulin resistance, and/or related areas. The successful candidate will establish or maintain an independent clinical and/or translational research program, working with our existing extensive Endocrine Clinical Trials Unit and our Diabetes and Metabolism Research Center. The successful candidate will also serve as a member of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, within the Department of Internal Medicine and will provide direct and indirect patient care services in inpatient and outpatient settings. Other responsibilities include serving as a research and clinical educator and mentor for medical students, residents, fellows, and other learners in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism and participation in department, college, medical center and university committees and other service activities as appropriate.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.