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OEM CLINICAL FACULTY POSITION

Duke Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is seeking a BC/BE Occupational Medicine Physician for a full time clinical faculty position. Academic appointment in the Duke School of Medicine is based on academic portfolio. Clinical activities will be conducted at Duke Employee Occupational Health and Wellness (EOHW) providing services for over 40,000 faculty and staff of the University and Health System. Responsibilities include patient care for work-related injury/illness/exposure, medical surveillance, clinical toxicology, independent medical examinations, permanent impairment ratings, fitness for duty assessments, disability management, American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) review, policy development, and managing and developing employee wellness and assistance programs. EOHW is a highly collaborative OEM practice relying on a multidisciplinary approach to emerging issues including infectious agents, violence prevention, and emergency preparedness. Other responsibilities include supervising nurse practitioners and physician assistants. The position also includes teaching of medical residents and students, and the potential for clinical research. Experience in an academic health care setting is considered a positive factor. Please visit the Duke Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Web site for additional information. http://dukeoccmed.mc.duke.edu/ If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity please contact Carol Epling, MD, MSPH via email carol.epling@duke.edu. Duke University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Applications should be submitted using Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7133.


RESEARCH FACULTY POSITION IN PRIMARY CARE/ FAMILY MEDICINE/ POPULATION HEALTH/ HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH

The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is seeking applicants for Assistant/ Associate /Full Professor positions with a primary emphasis on a broad range of research relevant to primary care, family medicine, occupational safety and health, health services, prevention and population health. Successful candidates will have a history of relevant externally funded research, research program development, and research productivity. Preference will be given to clinician-scientists/clinician-researchers and to candidates with experience and a strong interest in interdisciplinary research. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an extramurally funded, independent research program, and work closely with research and clinical faculty members. Read the full job description.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and current CV to eang.king@duke.edu.


MEDICAL ASSISTANT – CERTIFIED

OEM-RTP CLINIC
#1610

Responsibilities include providing professional health care for employees of client companies under the direction of the supervising provider. Will assist providers with interviewing patients for medical and occupational histories, participate in pre-placement periodic, special, return-to-work, and termination examinations, assist with patient vitals. Will perform screening procedures, including EKGs, audiograms, pulmonary function tests, respirator fit tests, vision tests, blood draws and other biological specimens and prepare for lab analysis. Assist in maintaining an efficient health service clinic, process OHS RTP clinic patients according to each company’s protocol. Maintain records to meet medical, legal and client company requirements. Will perform and document daily calibration checks on pulmonary function and audiometric equipment to meet OSHA requirements and validate test results.


AMBULATORY CARE NURSE I OR II
Family Medicine Center
#2657

Duke Family Medicine Center is a Duke Hospital Based Clinic that, in addition to Primary Care, also provides low risk Obstetric services to the communities in and around the Durham area. The majority of our patients participate in our Centering Pregnancy program and we have been a certified Centering Pregnancy Facility since 2016. The primary responsibilities of the RN in this position will include, but are not limited to, triaging OB phone calls/messages, helping coordinate and run multiple Centering Pregnancy Groups, assist in the scheduling of select prenatal appointments, labor Inductions and Cesarean Sections, provide prenatal education during OB nurse visits prior to the initial prenatal visit, assisting the Centering Coordinator with tracking patient attendance for their visits, and working with the Medical Home Case Manager to help keep patients in care. There is also the opportunity to work with the OB Providers and Residents in QI projects, protocol development and implementation. In addition you will have the opportunity to build and strengthen relationships with patients and their families who seek care within our clinic as many of our mom's continue their care here after delivery and bring their babies here for their Pediatric care. There will also be opportunities to participate in the direct care of our regular Primary care population as clinic staffing needs arise.


STUDENT ASSISTANTS

The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is looking for advanced/specialized student assistants to support a research professor in ongoing research projects. Student assistants will work on a qualitative project that is developing a network-based, social support intervention to increase retention in HIV care and ART adherence for adolescents living with HIV. Duties in this role will include but is not limited to, recruiting, enrolling, and consenting participants. In this position student assistance will be conducting interviews, administering quantitative surveys, recording, translating and transcribing participant responses. Once data is collected, a person in this position will assist with data cleaning, coding, interpretation, and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data. Applicants for the job MUST be Duke students whose primary function is that of enrollment in a full-time degree program at Duke, and employment at Duke is secondary to such a primary undertaking. We anticipate this will be up to 19.9 hours a week.

If you are a Duke student and interested in this opportunity please send your resume/CV and a writing sample to fmch-research@duke.edu.