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Assistant Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine
Assistant Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine  
The Department of Family Medicine is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible Family Practitioner for our Northwest Arkansas Family Medicine Clinic at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).  
Position is 90% clinical and 10% clinical admin. The compensation package includes competitive salary and generous benefits.  
Situated in the Northwestern corner of Arkansas, Fayetteville has a wonderful mid-western culture, friendly people, and great scenic beauty. The climate is mild with a warm summers and no specific dry season which makes it conducive to outdoor activities and sports. Northwest Arkansas is home to the world famous Crystal Bridges Art Museum, the University of Arkansas,  and world class gravel biking.  The area  is also home to three of the largest companies in the world, including Walmart, Tyson and JB Hunt. Arkansas is a favorite vacation spot for many with attractions that include Blanchard Springs Caverns, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Crater of Diamonds State Park, Buffalo National River, Greers Ferry Lake, Hot Springs National Park, Quartz Crystal Mines, and much more. 

Job Description  
The Department of Family & Preventive Medicine in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences invites applications for a Board-certified family physician and faculty member, who will actively participate in resident mentorship, research, and scholarly activity related to Family Medicine. The Northwest Arkansas Family Medicine clinic has two locations in Fayetteville and Springdale, Arkansas, population ~500,000. 
Applicants must possess or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Arkansas. Applicants must demonstrate experience and competence in teaching and patient care. The successful candidate will become an employee of The University of Arkansas with an annual salary based on experience and a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs is located at: http://hr.uams.edu/benefits/benefits-home-page/ 
Job Responsibilities:
Applicants cover residents in a variety of settings including inpatient, outpatient, and express clinics. Duties also include teaching residents and medical students in the provision of patient care, participating in patient safety and quality project teams and serving as leader and role model for residents. The successful candidate will provide outstanding care to patients and work collaboratively with other faculty members to help advance a high-quality Family Medicine Residency Program.  

Required Experience  
  • MD/DO degree 
  • Arkansas Medical License 
  • DEA Certificate 
  • Board Certified in Family Medicine  

Candidates with experience in family medicine teaching/practice are strongly encouraged to apply 

Please send CV to carla@uams.edu.


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1125 N. College Ave,Fayetteville, Arkansas,72703 | UAMS Northwest| Posted Tuesday, August 8, 2023