The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) seeks MD candidates who are board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine or Endocrinology for a full-time faculty position to provide clinical obesity medicine care. The position will be focused on outpatient care for patients with overweight and obesity and other related metabolic disorders. In addition to clinical practice, candidates will have opportunities to participate in education, research, and/or quality improvement initiatives.
The optimal candidate will have outstanding interpersonal skills for both patient care and colleague interactions, a commitment to providing the highest quality of medical care for patients with a wide variety of overweight- and obesity-related diseases, and a track record of academic excellence. Appointment at the level of Instructor or Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School and compensation will be commensurate with experience and institutional policies. Completion of an Obesity Medicine fellowship and/or board certification in Obesity Medicine is preferred but not required.
Brigham and Women’s and the Department of Medicine are committed to ensuring our diverse community feels welcome, cared for, and valued. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff and patients, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law. Women and underrepresented in medicine (URIM) candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Location: Boston, MA
Apply Link: Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: Dr. Caroline Apovian, Co-Director, Center for Weight Management and Wellness, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, or to firstname.lastname@example.org.