Develop your career in academic emergency medicine as an active junior member of the Education Faculty designing and implementing the residency curriculum and being involved in all aspects of academic medicine.
Oregon Health & Science University
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a nationally recognized academic health institution. OHSU's fundamental purpose is to improve the well-being of people in Oregon and beyond. As part of its multifaceted public mission, OHSU strives for excellence in education, research, clinical practice, scholarship and community service. Through its dynamic interdisciplinary environment, OHSU stimulates the spirit of inquiry, initiative and cooperation among students, faculty and staff.
OHSU serves the Portland Metropolitan area as a Level I Trauma Center, Pediatric ED, Chest Pain Center, Primary Stroke Center, ED Observation Unit, and EMS Base Station Hospital.
The OHSU Emergency Department has 42 patient care rooms, sees over 47,000 patients per year, and has over 1,500 trauma system entries per year.
Department of Emergency Medicine
The Department of Emergency Medicine at OHSU provides world-class educational opportunities for emergency medicine professionals and is recognized by the NIH as one of the “top five” research grant supported academic departments of emergency medicine.
The Department of Emergency Medicine offers two-year fellowships in Hospital Administration, Toxicology, Education, Research, Global Health, and Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Fellows will hold faculty appointments in the Department of Emergency Medicine and include full health and retirement benefits, a competitive salary, travel funds and possible tuition support.
Living in Oregon
Portland Oregon is a beautiful, vibrant progressive city of over a half a million people. Portland maintains a small town charm with residential and commercial districts for all pallets, as it has evolved into a thriving metropolitan city. The outskirts of Portland, provide the perfect backdrop for skiing, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, rock climbing or surfing, less than an hour and a half away.
Portland ranks at the top for many of the nations "bests":
- Best City in the US (Money Magazine)
- Best American Dream Towns (Outside Magazine)
- Best Bicycling City (Bicycling Magazine)
- Top Places to Work (Employment Review)
- Greenest city in the US (Popular Science)