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Director of Family Medicine Resident Training in Obstetrics

Director of Family Medicine Resident Training in Obstetrics

The Department of Family Medicine at State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty attending physician, to serve as Director of Family Medicine Resident Training in Obstetrics. This individual will precept residents, especially concerning OB cases, at our Family Medicine Centers and will assist residents with deliveries for continuity care patients. Our OB Coordinator will also provide primary care for patients at one of our Family Medicine Centers, three weekly sessions. Other faculty duties include serving as Advisor to assigned residents, teaching residents and medical students, clinical research and scholarship.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading urban medical centers and the only academic medical center in Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate comprises a College of Medicine, a College of Health Related Professions, a College of Nursing, a School of Graduate Studies, a School of Public Health, as well as our teaching hospital, University Hospital of Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate recognizes the importance of serving the 2.5 million people who make Brooklyn their home, a population that is among the most diverse in the world. More physicians who practice medicine in New York City received their training at our College of Medicine than any other medical center in the country. Nationally, the medical school ranks seventh in the number of graduates who are now engaged in academic medicine.

The Department of Family Medicine administers two Family Medicine Centers and a longstanding Family Medicine Residency Program. Our two patient care centers achieved certification as Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Homes in 2015.

Candidates must be Board-certified in Family Medicine, must have demonstrated clinical fellowship training and expertise in Obstetrics, and must possess a strong interest and dedication to teaching, research, and scholarship. Candidates must qualify for licensure in New York, as well as meet the requirements for medical staff privileges at University Hospital of Brooklyn. SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and safe environment, without regard to race, national origin, age, gender, faith, or sexual orientation. Applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans are welcomed.

Letters of application and CVs should be sent to Mark Hoglund, Administrator by email at

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