The UCLA Division of Cardiac Surgery, seeks an Assistant Surgeon to provide patient care in cardiac surgery. Duties will include assisting in all cardiac procedures including heart and lung transplantation, organ procurement, ECMO, and the insertion of mechanical circulatory support devices. Participation in the pre-operative evaluation for potential surgical candidates, transplant logistics, transplant surgery and in postoperative care. UCLA welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
Must be eligible for and maintain a California Medical License.
Individuals who have completed an accredited training program in cardiac surgery and have an interest in surgical treatment of heart failure and cardiopulmonary transplant are encouraged to apply
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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