Assistant Director of Sports Medicine & Lead Team Physician
University Health Center - University of Maryland
College Park, MD
Reporting to: Director, University Health Center
Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the state’s flagship institution. Their 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance their stature of preeminence in their three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in the community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
The candidate will report to the Director of the University Health Center and will serve as primary care clinician and primary care sports medicine specialist to UMD student-athletes. The candidate will provide continuing, comprehensive health care for intercollegiate student-athletes and serve as primary care sports medicine consultant to the UHC for non-varsity athletes. The candidate oversees student-athlete services that include, but may not be limited to, Athletic Training, Sports Nutrition, Sports Psychology, billing and administration related to the Sports Medicine Unit. Clinical Faculty designation is expected. Though the position is primarily clinical, clinical teaching of fellows, AT students and other learners is expected.
Graduation from an accredited medical school.
Graduation from an accredited residency in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics or Emergency Medicine.
Fellowship trained in Primary Care Sports Medicine.
Holds or is eligible for a license to practice in Maryland, Maryland Controlled Substance Certificate and Federal DEA. CPR/ACLS.
Five years’ experience of practice and administration in Sports Medicine
Previous experience caring for intercollegiate athletes, preferably in Division I.
Teaching experience with Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellows.
Interpersonal skills, collegiality and ability to function as a member of an interdisciplinary team are critical characteristics for success in this position
Nominations and expressions of interest should be sent to Zack Reynolds, Neysa Dillon-Brown and Alex Mirsky of Diversified Search