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HJF is seeking a Physician to support the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS) within the Department of Psychiatry at the Uniformed Services University. This position is located on Rockledge Drive in Bethesda, Maryland. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to the Department of Psychiatry.
Responsible for the treatment of patients during the progression of their disease and their participation in clinical research programs within established institutional policies and procedures; for the direction and execution of clinical research programs, ensuring that all necessary steps are followed for safety and regulatory compliance; and for assuring accuracy of complex clinical documentation on patients' records, maintaining confidentiality.
Required Knowledge. Skills, and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of clinical medicine and the procedures and techniques necessary for performing research tasks; knowledge of medical science and the development of clinical research programs; experience in the design of clinical research trials; ability to communicate effectively; ability to make effective presentations and publish; excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills; familiarity with military medical system desirable ..
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: M.D. degree. Completed residency and advanced training in Psychiatry, to include fellowship(s)
Minimum Experience: Six or more years of related experience. Demonstrated capability of research and administrative skills. Experience with grant and IRB submissions and data collection. Assumed leadership role(s) in professional organization(s). Published articles in peer reviewed academic journals. Must meet general requirements to be considered eligible for Assistant or Associate Professor faculty appointment with associated skills.
Physical Capabilities: Bending, standing, and sitting.
Required Licenses, Certification or Registration: Valid, unrestricted licensure to practice medicine within the continental United States; Board certified in Psychiatry. Independent practice following training. Eligible to be credentialed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Supervisory Responsibilities/Controls: May supervise Research Assistants and Center scientists and researchers ..
Work Environment: Office/field data collection or hospital/clinic environment.
HJF is an equal opportunity and 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.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.