UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program (UCSF MEP) and the Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) are recruiting for qualified physicians to join our Infectious Diseases (ID) medical education and research program at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank.
Applicants must be board certified in Internal Medicine and board certified or eligible in ID, have excellent clinical skills, be dedicated to medical education, interested in clinical research, and have training or actual experience in Antibiotic Stewardship (AS) and/or Infection Control (IC).
Responsibilities include providing consultations in both the inpatient and ambulatory settings on both teaching and non-teaching services. In addition, the successful candidate will participate in robust AS and IC programs which are rapidly expanding. UCSF MEP primary practice sites include a large Regional Medical Center, Ryan White grant funded HIV clinics, the VA Central California Health Care System and faculty practice clinics. Salary and faculty appointment with UCSF MEP commensurate with experience.
Our ID Fellowship accepts 2 fellows each year and has been successful in filling all positions through the Match.
Diversity in pathology and complexity of care in infectious disease makes UCSF Fresno an ideal place for faculty to educate and teach ID across multiple disciplines including Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Psychiatry, OB/Gynecology residents, as well as medical students.
UCSF MEP has impressive Infectious Diseases clinic that are part of a large safety-net system that provides care to primarily underserved communities which includes our outstanding HIV program that serves over 1000 patients and is attended by faculty, residents and fellows. In addition, we have a state of the art Microbiology lab and most of the diagnostics are done in-house and locally. We also work closely with our Clinical ID Pharmacists in AS.
The program is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a lower cost real estate market. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park as well as the Pacific Ocean and major California cities.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.