The duties of this position include: Providing comprehensive clinical care to uveitis patients of the University Hospital and Clinics, affiliated hospitals and clinics and approved satellite locations; engaging in public service through consultative activities with non-university groups as approved by Department Chair; providing staffing to residents seeing patients in the uveitis/ocular inflammatory disease clinic. Other subspecialty experience is welcomed but not required (e.g. uveitis and retina, uveitis and cornea, etc.).
Clinical: In conjunction with the Uveitis Division Chief, The Department Chair will assign the clinical schedule.
Education: OHSU is a teaching facility. As such, this position is expected to teach medical students and residents through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year.
Research: Faculty interested in doing research may apply for departmental research assistance. Research relevant to ocular inflammatory diseases will be conducted under the mentorship of Jim Rosenbaum, MD.
Administration: Administrative and other duties may be assigned based on department needs and this position's particular areas of expertise and interest. There will be opportunities to participate in departmental management and to serve on institutional committees.
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