UCSF FRESNO FUNCTIONAL NEUROSURGERY OPPORTUNITY
The UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program in conjunction with Community Regional Medical Centers (CRMC), Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG), and University Neurosciences Institute (UNI) offers a faculty position for a Fellowship trained Functional/Epilepsy Neurosurgeon. The applicant will join the UCSF-Fresno Department of Neurosurgery with academic appointment reflecting their experience. Subspecialty focus as well as participation in teaching activity and clinical research is encouraged. Applicants for this open position must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, California medical license, or eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire.
CRMC is the principle tertiary care center and only Level One Trauma center in the Central Valley. CRMC the only center in the Central Valley to provide comprehensive neurosciences services to patients with a wide range of neuroscience needs. 24 hour video-EEG monitoring of patients including those with implanted electrodes can be performed by the Neurocritical Care Intensive Care Unit staffed by Neuro-Critical Care specialists. Stereotactic radiosurgery treatment can be delivered by the on-site CyberKnife. The applicant will work with members of Neurology who subspecialize in movement disorders and epilepsy to develop a multidisciplinary program.
The program is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno such as college sporting events, a minor league baseball team, and an amateur ice hockey team, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 45 minutes away) the scenic Central Coast, (just two hours away), as well as California’s most popular theme parks (just three hours away). Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park.
We offer both a competitive salary and an academic appointment with the University of California San Francisco commensurate with the applicant’s background and accomplishments.
Applicants for this open position must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, California medical license, or eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire.