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HIV Specialist and Primary Care Physician, Partnership Comprehensive Care Program

Apply now Job no: 495769
Work type: Full-Time
Location: Center City - Philadelphia, PA
Categories: Drexel University, College of Medicine

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Drexel is a comprehensive global research university ranked among the top 100 in the nation. With over 24,000 students, Drexel is one of America's 15 largest private universities. Drexel is one of Philadelphia's top 10 private employers, and a major engine for economic development in the region. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics.

Job Summary

Drexel University College of Medicine is seeking 2 full-time outpatient faculty physicians for the Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice, which is a long-standing, multidisciplinary, Ryan White-funded clinic which provides primary and specialty care to 1700 people with HIV in the Philadelphia area.  Faculty members participate in patient care, research, and teaching students and other trainees.  Board-certified physicians in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine with Infectious Diseases or HIV training or experience are encouraged to apply.

Clinical Responsibilities:  

  • Longitudinal care and management of multiple medical conditions including hypertension, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, mental illness, and substance use disorders, as well as preventative medicine and risk-reduction counseling for patients living with or at risk for HIV. 
  • Work together with medical case managers, behavioral health specialists, nurse, pharmacist, nutritionist, gynecologist, psychiatrist, outreach workers, medical assistants and front desk staff in order to provide comprehensive care at one location. 
  • Prescribe ART, PrEP, PEP, and treatment for Hepatitis C and sexually-transmitted infections; order and interpret diagnostic tests; refer to specialists as needed; maintain current medical records and documentation in EPIC. 
  • Participate in educational conferences and staff meetings, and serve on other relevant committees. 
  • Opportunity to create quality improvement and research projects and to participate in student education. 
  • Commitment to learning and delivery of trauma-informed care, and a deep interest in advocating and caring for marginalized communities are essential. 

Other Requirements:  Must have a current MD or DO license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania upon start of employment.

Education and Experience:

Completion of Residency training and board certification in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine, plus either completion of Fellowship training in Infectious Diseases and/or HIV Medicine, or experience treating people living with HIV.  The position will be filled at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor commensurate with experience and accomplishments in medical training and clinical care.

The position will be filled at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor commensurate with experience and accomplishments in medical training and clinical care.

Location

Center City - Philadelphia, PA

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please make sure you upload your CV/resume and cover letter when submitting your application.

Qualified candidates should also send their curriculum vitae to Margaret Santillo (mms562@drexel.edu), Business Manager, Drexel University College of Medicine, Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice.

Review of applicants will continue until a suitable candidate pool is identified.

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