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    Australia

    Perth Veterinary Specialists are seeking a Board-Certified Veterinary ECC Specialist to join the team!

    About Us:

    Perth Veterinary Specialists is one of Western Australia’s longest established and largest private specialist veterinary practice. Our purpose-designed premises offer full diagnostic capabilities including an in-house laboratory and state of the art diagnostic imaging and surgical facilities. Our current services include surgery, anaesthesia, medicine, oncology, diagnostic imaging, dermatology, and an after-hours/emergency service.


    The Opportunity

    Perth Veterinary Specialists has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time board-certified or board eligible ECC Specialist to join the team. If you are board certified, board eligible or nearing residency completion, we look forward to talking to you!
     
    You will be working with a dedicated team including board-certified specialists in internal medicine, surgery, dermatology and diagnostic Imaging Our emergency service consists of emergency veterinarians, including rotating interns, specialized interns in medicine and surgery and surgical residents. 


    About You

    Our ideal candidate should have a desire for a collaborative approach to healthcare, strong communication skills, excellent work ethic, an ability to serve as a mentor and coach to interns, and a dedication to lifelong learning.

    • Fellowship of the Australian & New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Emergency & Critical Care, or equivalent international body.
    • At least 3+ years prior experience working within a 24hr emergency & critical care service.

    The successful applicant will enjoy:

    • Generous remuneration and paid leave entitlements (conference & holiday), commensurate with experience.
    • The excitement and challenges that come with our interesting and varied hospital caseload.
    • Opportunities for continuing professional development.
    • Relocation assistance and potential for visa sponsorship for international candidates.
    • A friendly and welcoming team of like-minded professionals.
    • A workplace community that promotes employee wellbeing, satisfaction, and retention.


    Please send expressions of interest, CV and cover letters to Melissa Bicanic at melissa.bicanic@vet.partners or for a confidential chat please call Mel on 0431 186 825.

    Description:

    Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists are looking for a part-time or full-time Critical Care Specialist Veterinarian to join our team! Generous salary depending on experience!

    Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists is a 1000m2 purpose-built facility which in conjunction with our exceptional staff allows us to provide excellent care to patients. The emergency service is a 24 hour a day service with a team of experienced and supportive Vets. The referral team comprises of surgical, medicine, anaesthesia and imaging specialists, in addition to our dermatology specialist and dental service.

    We are looking for a caring and professional veterinary specialist with a positive outlook and approach to join the team on a part-time or full-time basis.

    About you:

    • Loves animals AND their owners.... we have amazing clients who value our high standards of care
    • You are driven to continue learning and share their knowledge with those around you
    • You value collegiality and a positive working relationship with all staff and demonstrate that in your interactions with your co-workers.

    About the job:

    • This is a supported role involving consultation and workup of referred and first opinion cases. Depending on the shift the focus may be consulting, procedures or inpatient management.
    • With our on-site surgical, medicine and imaging specialists, there is always someone to call or provide advice.
    • You will need to be involved in keeping clients informed and happy – guiding them and communicating in an effective and concise manner is integral.
    • You get what you need - all the tools and technology to deliver optimum Veterinary Critical Care.
    • We are offering a competitive salary for the right candidate, as well as generous study leave and CPD allowance

    About SVES:

    • We like shiny gadgets – and are lucky to have a lot of them; so in addition to the usual AGFA digital radiography and Phillips Affinity and CX-50 ultrasounds, you'll also have access to 16 Slice GE Lightspeed CT, Olympus and Pentax endoscopy, IDEXX internal lab, fluid/syringe pumps, and more ventilators and multi-parameter monitors than you can shake a critical case at. We have ready access to MRI.
    • We love clients as much as we love their pets – you'll need a big heart to work here
    • We are professional – we hold ourselves to high standards and you should too.
    • We are a team of vets, nurses and support staff that are active in sharing knowledge and have a strong focus on continuous improvement in knowledge, skills and practices. A good workplace culture with likeminded individuals is important to us.
    • We believe in a work/life balance; we like our staff to work hard, then have time off to live their lives outside work.

    APPLY online or for more information, contact Victoria Nguyen on 0422882885 or  victoria.nguyen@vet.partners.

    With everything going on across the world, now is the time to make the move to Australia that you have always dreamed of!

    At SASH, we believe the highest standards in veterinary care are achieved when clinical expertise is delivered by compassionate, motivated people in a caring and supportive environment. Inspired by the special bond between pets and their families, we constantly strive to help pets and their families live their best life.

    • Be part of the largest team in the Southern Hemisphere with a globally renowned reputation
    • Work beside and be challenged by some of the best specialists in the industry
    • Brand new, state of the art facility.

    SASH Adelaide, South Australia opened last November and we are off to an extremely busy start! This is the third hospital in the SASH network and the team is excited have brough gold standard care to the Adelaide region! We provide a complete range of clinical services to our patients with all three of our hospitals working collaboratively together across the country. Some of our services include internal medicine, neurology, surgery, oncology, cardiology, ophthalmology, dermatology, radiology, anaesthesia, 24 hour emergency and critical care and rehabilitation. Our Adelaide hospital has been fitted with a purpose build Emergency and ICU space making it the perfect time to join our Emergency and Critical Care team. You will have access to the brand new Intensive Care Unit, full service in-house lab, Ultrasound, CT scanner, MRI, digital radiography, laparoscopy, endoscopy, and more.

    To learn more about the SASH team, please click on the link below:

    https://www.sashvets.com/our-team/

     The Criticalist Position:

    The SASH team is looking for Second Criticalist to work alongside our Residency Trained Critical Care Registrar and is passionate about the work they do. While managing critical care cases through a collaborative approach with the broader hospital, you will also help to educate our clients and the referring vet community.  This is a fulltime position, however we would also consider part time for the right person. You will become the 7th Criticalist in the largest critical care network in Australia while being well-supported by experienced emergency vets, dedicated nurses and support staff.

    To be considered for this position, you will have:

    • Board certified or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved training program in critical care
    • Currently hold Diplomat status in emergency and critical care

     What’s in it for you?

    It is a truly exciting time to join the SASH team, with endless career opportunities for right person. People are at the forefront of our business and without great people, we know would not be doing what we do. You would be joining a business that is highly committed to our people, supporting them to achieve their goals. Just a few of the perks included in this opportunity are:

    • Generous salary packaging on offer including an annual bonus
    • SASH is well placed to provide travel and visa support making the relocation process a breeze. This includes significant contribution towards reasonable relocation costs
    • Generous continuing education allowance
    • SASH paid maternity leave for ALL new parents
    • Inclusive team where equality is not negotiable
    • Excellent work life balance
    • Supportive team of SASH specialists, residents and nursing team

    If you interested in a great opportunity to grow in a fast-paced environment, with excellent facilities on challenging and rewarding cases, we would love to hear from you! Please get in touch with Jessica O’Connor at vetcareers@sashvets.com OR via phone on +61421820730

     

    •  Full time Continuing employment, located on the Camperdown Campus at the Sydney School of Veterinary Science
    • Opportunity to teach, research and engage with the school ranked #2nd in the Southern Hemisphere and #22nd globally
    • Base Salary Level C/D $135K - $180K p.a. + 17% superannuation + generous loading for registered specialist

     About the opportunity

     We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Emergency Critical Care (Education Focused), with the primary focus to provide Emergency and Critical Care Service (ECC) at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Sydney. The successful candidate will work closely with the Hospital Director, CEO, Business Manager and ECC Unit Head to continue to raise the profile of the ECC to clients and referring veterinarians. You will support the operational oversight of the ECC unit services which will involve establishment and implementation of policies and procedures, ensuring that staff operate in accordance with such polices and that there is excellent communication with internal and referring veterinarians and while delivering high level of service is delivered. You will have an active teaching role of final year DVM veterinary students in liaison with the Heads of ECC and Primary Care.

     The education-focused role is a specialised category of academic engagement for talented educators with a passion for, and demonstrated excellence in, pedagogical practice. A Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor (Education-focused) is expected to make significant contributions to teaching and learning within the DVM program, primarily within the Veterinary Teaching Hospital for final year students with involvement in didactic settings for earlier years, A Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor (Education-focused) is expected to dedicate the majority of their contribution to education (up to 70% - or by mutual agreement - of their academic workload allocation).

    Your key responsibilities will be to:

    • maintain reputation for academic excellence
    • make original and innovative contribution to the advancement of research and education within the discipline which are recognised as outstanding, nationally or internationally
    • maintain a research profile which meets University expectation and standard and enhance the reputation of the School, including, success in competitive research grants and other research income generation, publications in peer-reviewed international journals
    • lead the development in research which enhance the reputation of the School, such as leading participation in internationally-funded research projects or partner-engaged research projects
    • coordinate and develop curricula and program within the School ensuring outstanding teaching and learning outcomes
    • coordinate and engage in high-quality teaching and learning experience which meet the University’s expectations and standards for education
    • lead strategic initiatives and partnerships with external organisations, including government, industry and/or community organisations.

     

    Since the founding of veterinary science in 1910, the mission of the Sydney School of Veterinary Science (SSVS) has been to provide the nation’s best training in the health, welfare, and conservation of animals. The School is internationally accredited with the American Veterinary Medical Association, Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (UK) and the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council. Veterinary science at Sydney is ranked 2nd in the Southern Hemisphere and 22nd in the world, according to the QS World University Subject Rankings 2022, and is rated 5/5 for research in the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia.


    To learn more about the Sydney School of Veterinary Science click here

     

    About you

    The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Emergency Critical Care (Education Focused) who has: 

     

    • a postgraduate research qualification (PhD) or is near completion, in the area in small animal emergency and critical care medicine is preferred
    • a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists or a Diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care or the European College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care that enables registration as a Specialist in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine in Australia
    • an ability to work closely with veterinarians in all referral services of the UVTHS in a collegiate manner
    • proven ability to manage a high caseload using best-practice principals and achieve operating objectives
    • leadership capacity in a specialist discipline
    • a willingness to undertake the Graduate Certificate in Education Studies (Higher Education) or a comparable PG course in teaching and learning
    • experience in postgraduate and undergraduate teaching.

    The commencement level will be determined based on the candidate’s skills, experience, and knowledge.

    To keep our community safe, please be aware of our COVID safety precautions which form our conditions of entry for all staff, students and visitors coming to campus.

    Pre-employment checks

    Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all roles required for pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

    EEO statement

     At the University of Sydney, our shared values include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a University community which reflects the wider community that we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, women, people living with a disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and those who identify as LGBTIQ. We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

     Closing date for applications

    11.59pm, 6 July 2022

    How to apply

    Please click here to apply https://usyd.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/USYD_EXTERNAL_CAREER_SITE/details/Senior-Lecturer-Associate-Professor-in-Emergency-Critical-Care--Education-Focused-_0093390-1?q=0093390%20-%20Senior%20Lecturer/Associate%20Professor%20in%20Emergency%20Critical%20Care%20(Education%20Focused)

     © The University of Sydney

     

     

    With everything going on across the world, now is the time to make the move ‘Down Under’ to sunny Australia!

    At SASH, we believe the highest standards in veterinary care are achieved when clinical expertise is delivered by compassionate, motivated people in a caring and supportive environment. Inspired by the special bond between pets and their families, we constantly strive to help pets and their families live their best life.

    • Be part of the largest Criticalist network in Australia with a globally renowned reputation
    • Owned by Vets, Run by Vets, Loved by vets
    • Extremely safe schooling systems across the country for family!
    • Daily life that isn’t shrouded in national politics

    SASH Western Sydney, New South Wales is due to open to the public this August! This is the fourth hospital in the SASH network and the team is excited to bring gold standard veterinary care to the western region of Sydney! We will be providing a complete range of clinical services to our patients with all three of our hospitals working collaboratively together across the country. Some of our services internal medicine, neurology, surgery, oncology, cardiology, ophthalmology, dermatology, radiology, anaesthesia, 24-hour emergency and critical care and rehabilitation. Our Western Sydney hospital has been fitted with a purpose build Emergency and ICU space making it the perfect time to join our Emergency and Critical Care team. You will also have access to full service in-house lab, Ultrasound, CT scanner, MRI, digital radiography, laparoscopy, endoscopy, and more.

    To learn more about the SASH team and our new hospital, please click on the links below:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nzUShdUwRE&t=15s

    https://www.sashvets.com/our-team/

     The Criticalist Position:

    The SASH team is looking for Second Criticalist to join the Western Sydney team. While managing critical care cases through a collaborative approach with the broader hospital, you will also play a vital role in educating our clients and the referring vet community.  This is a full-time position however a part time position is on offer to the right person. You will become the 7th Criticalist in the SASH network being the largest critical care network in Australia. You will also be well-supported by experienced emergency vets, dedicated nurses and support staff. What makes the SASH team different? Our teams collaborate across all of our hospitals. If you need a second opinion, your colleagues are only a call away!

    To be considered for this position, you will have:

    • Hold Diplomat status in emergency and critical care (AVCECC or EVCECC)
    • Candidates who have completed an ACVECC approved training program but are yet to finalise exams are also strongly encouraged to apply!

     What’s in it for you?

    It is a truly exciting time to join the SASH team, with endless career opportunities for the right person. People are at the forefront of our business and so joining our team means you and our patients are our top priorities! You would be joining a business that is highly committed to our people, supporting them to achieve their goals. Just a few of the perks included in this opportunity are:

    • Generous salary packaging on offer including an annual bonus – Get in touch to find out more!
    • Relocation support with a substantial travel allowance along with total cost of your visa being covered makes relocating a breeze.
    • 8 weeks of paid study leave for those who are yet to sit their board exams!
    • Generous continuing education allowance
    • SASH paid maternity leave for ALL new parents
    • Inclusive team where equality is not negotiable
    • Opportunity to give back to the industry by supporting junior vets
    • Excellent work life balance
    • Supportive team of SASH specialists, residents and nursing team

    If you interested in a great opportunity to grow in a fast-paced environment, with excellent facilities on challenging and rewarding cases, we would love to hear from you! Please get in touch with Jessica O’Connor at vetcareers@sashvets.com OR via phone on +61421820730

     

    Canada

    Capital City Specialty & Emergency Animal Hospital (CCSEAH) is seeking a board-certified ACVECC criticalist or an individual who has completed an ACVECC-approved residency training program in emergency and critical care to join our hospital.

    CCSEAH is a new, purpose-built specialty hospital in Ottawa, Canada’s capital city, opening in early 2023. We are looking for a critical care specialist to join our current surgery, dentistry, dermatology, internal medicine, and medical oncology teams.

    Compensation and benefits are competitive and can be discussed on an individual basis. T

    Ottawa is the capital city of Canada and has all the benefits of a large city, but with a small-town feel. Ottawa is one of the best cities to raise a family in Canada, and was rated as the seventh healthiest city in the world to raise a family, based on the cost of housing, schools, attractions, quality of life, crime, and pollution; and Ottawa was ranked second in another study of the best Canadian cities to raise a family. There are world class museums, art galleries, performance arts, and restaurants, as well as an active craft brewery and distillery scene. The city boasts numerous festivals throughout the year and has the longest skating rink in the world. Ottawa is also home to many professional sports teams, including the Ottawa Senators and Ottawa 67s (hockey), Ottawa REDBLACKS (football), Ottawa Blackjacks (basketball), Atlético Ottawa (soccer), and Ottawa Aces (rugby). Outdoor pursuits abound with water sports and fishing on the Ottawa River and the many nearby lakes; hiking and biking in the nearby Gatineau Hills and many other local recreational areas; and cross country and downhill skiing, snow shoeing and skating in and around Ottawa during the winter. Ottawa is also only 2 hours away from Montreal and 4 hours away from Vermont. No matter whether you are single or wanting to raise a family, and no matter your interests and passions, Ottawa has something for you. You can live in the city or the country and still be only a 30-minute drive or less away from CCSEAH.

    Our mission is to provide the highest standard of care for animals, an optimal learning environment for our staff and referring veterinarians, and the best possible experience for our staff, patients, and referring veterinarians.

    If this resonates with you and you are interested in joining the team at CCSEAH and being invested in your and our future, then please email a resume to Dr. Julius Liptak at animalcancersurgeon@icloud.com.

     

     

    China

    Veterinary Specialty Hospital (VSH) of Hong Kong is looking for Emergency and Critical Care specialists to join our expanding team of specialists across all disciplines.

    VSH is a one-of-a-kind professional opportunity 

    • Two state-of-the-art facilities located in Hong Kong, the first and only dedicated specialty referral hospitals in the city, and the leader in specialty care in the region
    • 24/7 emergency services, as well as specialty services in Cardiology, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Surgery and more
    • High quality diagnostic equipment including 1.5T MRI, 16-slice CT in both locations, digital radiography, ultrasound, echocardiography, fluoroscopy, rigid and flexible endoscopy, cage-side ultrasound for AFAST/TFAST, hemodialysis, and in-house laboratory
    • Both 20,000+ sq ft hospitals have dedicated outpatient and inpatient treatment areas, ICU, large dog runs, separate cat ward, isolation ward, oxygen cages and multiple spacious operating rooms
    • Practice in Hong Kong, the hub of veterinary medicine in Asia and a very quickly developing veterinary market with few specialists (greater than 50:1 ratio of referring veterinarians to specialists)
    • An opportunity to have an immediate and tangible influence on the development of veterinary medicine in Asia, including Hong Kong, mainland China, and Southeast Asia
    • Passionate Hong Kong pet owners who go to great lengths to treat ailing pets

    Hong Kong is a one-of-a-kind city

    • Culturally rich and diverse with countless opportunities to experience a variety of distinctive cultures, including world-class cuisine, shopping, and entertainment
    • 75% of Hong Kong is protected from city development, making Hong Kong lush with country parks, nature reserves and easy access to beaches and islands
    • English is an official language in Hong Kong, along with Cantonese
    • Low personal income tax rate not exceeding 17%

    At VSH, in addition to developing and maintaining outstanding specialty and emergency services for our patients, we strive to build a positive hospital culture that is based on mutual respect and support for our staff.  We strongly believe that a great work environment leads to happy associates, better patient care and positive client experiences. As a part of the Mars Veterinary Health family, VSH associates work with our original founding team locally while having the ability to access a large network to share resources and support globally.

    We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, commensurate with experience, and we strive to reward hard-working, committed team members. 

    • Relocation expense reimbursement
    • Cost of living allowance
    • Generous CE and Wellness allowance
    • Associate Assistance Programme for health and wellbeing
    • Medical insurance and dental plan
    • Guidance on registering with Veterinary Surgeons Board of Hong Kong
    • Support on application of Work Visa as per HK Immigration requirements
    • HKVA and professional dues

    Candidates must be board-certified or has completed an ACVECC/ECVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care, and eligible to register with the Veterinary Surgeons Board of Hong Kong.

    Please email a letter of interest, CV and references in complete confidence to careers@vsh.com.hk

    United States

    Our ICU needs you!

    At the Oregon State University Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine we have a fully-equipped Intensive Care Unit in the heart of our Small Animal Clinic. It has 2 oxygen cages, 14 small and medium cages, 3 large dog runs and flexible space to accommodate more or larger patients. It is staffed with a certified veterinary technicians around the clock and is supported by our hospital interns overnight. Three of our technicians are VTS (ECC)-certified, and all functions are overseen by our criticalist. The ICU has all the necessary equipment for fluid administration, transfusions, ventilation, cardiac and blood pressure monitoring, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and simple environmental support. Directly adjoining is our 24-hour clinical laboratory with equipment for blood gas, hematology, cytology, coagulation and biochemistry analysis.

    The Small Animal Clinic underwent an expansion in the summer of 2019. It currently supports thriving internal medicine, surgery, cardiology, oncology and theriogenology services. Interventional cardiology patients, post-operative oncology, neurology and trauma patients as well as critically ill medicine patients currently populate our ICU, and we wish for them to consistently receive the superior care provided by a criticalist.

    Oregon State University is located in the center of the Willamette Valley, just over an hour from the Pacific Ocean and slightly further from the Cascade Mountains. State forest abuts campus at the edge of the city. Corvallis is consistently ranked on national “best college towns” lists. The surrounding area is known for its forests, waterfalls, covered bridges, wine grapes and fertile soil. Nearby Portland, Salem and Eugene offer more urban pleasures. The Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine has a class size of 72 students per year with additional fourth year trainees. Our students consistently request more emergency any critical care training. Please consider joining our team and making an impact on our staff, patients and the next generation of veterinarians.

    We are seeking applicants for a full-time, Clinical Assistant Professor starting as early as July 1st, 2022. Required: DVM or comparable degree and completion of a ACVECC-certified residency. Must possess clinical experience in small animal emergency and critical care, excellent patient care and communication skills, and a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity. Preference may be given to those with ACVECC certification, experience in clinical research and teaching experience. Successful candidates will run an urgent and critical care service with students and house officers. They will interface with other clinical services including, medicine, surgery, theriogenology, cardiology and oncology. Teaching, research and college service will make up the balance of the appointment. For full consideration please apply by June 15th, 2022. Unless the positions are filled, we will continue to accept applications July June 15th, 2022. OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabled inclusive community.  To review posting and apply for this position, go to https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/118662. Include a cover letter complete with a statement of career goals, curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 letters of reference.  For questions about the position contact, Dr. Christopher Cebra, Department Chair at Chris.Cebra@oregonstate.edu.

    The University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet), Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine (CSAM) invites applications for a clinical faculty position in Small Animal Critical Care and Emergency Medicine in the Academic Clinician (AC) track.

    Candidates must have a DVM/VMD or equivalent degree, have completed a residency in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, and be a board-certified criticalist, or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care. Applications will be accepted immediately and reviewed until an appropriate candidate is identified. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    The successful candidate will be responsible for didactic, laboratory and clinical teaching of veterinary medical students and interns, participation in patient care, supervision of residents, and continuing education for veterinarians and related stakeholders. Primary responsibilities within the hospital will include emergency room receiving, mentorship of house officers, and possible supervision of the intensive care unit. Forty-two (42) weeks will be devoted to clinical service, with the remaining portion dedicated to scholarly activities such as teaching, administrative, and other responsibilities. 

    As a citizen of CSAM, the successful candidate is expected to participate in some administrative or committee work as well as serve as a resource to programs such as Development, Communications, Customer Service and Community Outreach in promoting the capabilities and accomplishments of Penn Vet. The successful candidate should demonstrate a collaborative style that fosters and supports teamwork and innovation.

    The successful candidate will enjoy a wealth of opportunities that will enable fulfillment of these responsibilities in a highly collaborative, intellectual clinical environment at a busy academic teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art patient care. The Section of Emergency and Critical Care employs 9 DACVECC-boarded faculty in a Department with more than 30 Diplomates of multiple American and European certifying colleges that are in direct support of the program. There are currently 10 residents enrolled in the ECC residency-training program and 1 ECC and cardiology research intern. The medical team includes a highly trained and experienced professional nursing staff. The successful candidate will enjoy a wealth of opportunities in providing a high-quality, patient-centered clinical service in a robust academic teaching hospital and pursuing or participating in clinical research in an extraordinary collaborative environment as part of the One Health initiative.

    The Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital is a specialty-centered and well-equipped academic teaching facility including a VECCS-Certified Level 1 Facility and a VetCOT-Certified Level 1 Veterinary Trauma Center. Its large and diverse faculty and staff, assembled from all over the world, attract one of the largest small animal caseloads in the country. The Veterinary and Medical Schools are in close proximity (within walking distance) providing rich intellectual exchange. The hospital is located amid a vibrant urban neighborhood that offers an abundance of cultural resources including music, art, theaters, and fine dining (www.upenn.edu/life-at-penn/philadelphia).

    Applications will be accepted immediately and reviewed until an appropriate candidate is identified. Interested applicants should apply electronically to http://apply.interfolio.com/110480 The system will prompt you to attach a letter of intent including a statement of personal goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and contact information for three references. The letters should be directed to Dr. Rebecka Hess, Professor of Medicine and Chair of the Search Committee, Department of Clinical Sciences and Advanced Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6010; rhess@upenn.edu. Questions regarding the position should be sent to Peggy Alfarano, Search Coordinator alfarano@upenn.edu.