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Anesthesia Faculty Print
Friday, 20 October 2017

Midwestern University College of Veterinary Medicine Assistant, Associate, Full Professor of Anesthesia

Midwestern University College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a faculty position in Anesthesia. This appointment can be tenure-track or non-tenure-track, depending on the goals of the applicant. The successful candidate will provide clinical services for small animal patients in the Companion Animal Clinic and large animal patients in the Equine and Bovine Center and will participate in teaching of other required and elective anesthesia courses within the DVM curriculum, including a laboratory in the second year of the D.V.M. curriculum in which students spay/neuter live animals from local shelters and rescue organizations. The amount of time dedicated to teaching, service, and research in this position is negotiable.

The following qualifications are required:

  • D.V.M. or equivalent degree
  • Board certification (or eligibility) by ACVAA or ECVAA
  • Eligibility for Arizona veterinary licensure
  • Evidence of excellent clinical and communication skills
  • Teaching experience
  • A strong commitment to meeting the needs of students
  • An understanding of and appreciation for student-centered learning
  • Collaborative mindset to foster a team-approach to teaching and service
  • Commitment to quality, compassionate, patient-centered care
  • A good attitude and an innovative, problem-solving mind

The following qualifications are desirable but not required:

  • MS or PhD degree in a relevant field of study Additional advanced training in a small animal clinical field

Midwestern University is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides graduate and professional education in the health sciences. The University has two campuses -- one in Downers Grove, Illinois and the other in Glendale, Arizona. More than 6,000 full-time students are enrolled in graduate programs in osteopathic medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physician assistant studies, physical therapy, occupational therapy, nurse anesthesia, cardiovascular perfusion, podiatry, optometry, clinical psychology, speech language pathology, and biomedical sciences. Over 500 full-time faculty members and 400 staff members are dedicated to the education and development of our students in an environment that encourages learning, respect for all members of the health care team, service, interdisciplinary scholarly activity, and personal growth. The addition of veterinary medicine on the Glendale campus provides an excellent opportunity to train students following the principles of One Health at Arizona’s only veterinary college. The MWU-CVM has received provisional accreditation from the AVMA Council on Education and anticipates Full Accreditation in 2018. The first class of 100 students matriculated in August 2014.

The Animal Health Institute is comprised of the Companion Animal Clinic, the Equine and Bovine Center, and the Diagnostic Pathology Center. The Companion Animal Clinic, a modern and innovative veterinary hospital for small animals, opened in December 2014. The 111,000 sq. ft. building contains state-of-the-art surgical, dental, and intensive care facilities, and is equipped with digital radiography, fluoroscopy, C-arm, 32-slice CT, ultrasound, endoscopy, laparoscopy, and arthroscopy equipment. A full-service rehabilitation facility is available for post-surgical patients. In addition to outstanding clinical facilities and equipment, the CAC houses a pharmacy, a large and well-equipped surgery teaching laboratory, simulated examination rooms for clinical communications training using standardized clients/patients, ample conference and small-group meeting rooms, and a large, full-service clinical pathology laboratory. A mobile clinic provides spay/neuter, wellness and minor medical service to shelters, reservations and other underserved populations within Arizona.

The Equine and Bovine Center, a large animal teaching facility housing small herds of cattle and horses, is adjacent to the CAC. This facility contains excellent equipment and tools to teach large animal clinical skills to students and to provide medical care for the teaching herds. The center also houses equine and food animal clinical practices. The Diagnostic Pathology Center has a large, full-service necropsy floor, a gross pathology teaching theater, a fully equipped histopathology lab, a BSL3-capable necropsy suite, and classroom/teaching space. The Diagnostic Pathology Center serves the entire state of Arizona and provides postmortem examinations and biopsy services for veterinarians treating small animals, large animals, and zoo/wildlife and exotic animals.

We are seeking a faculty member who is excited about participating in the growth of a new veterinary college and having a role in shaping its teaching and clinical programs. While independent research is not a requirement for this position, a certain degree of scholarly activity is expected of all faculty members. Evidence of interest and experience in research will be considered an asset. If you would like to learn more about this position or about the CVM, please submit your letter of intent and application through Midwestern University’s online job board. Your online application should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae with the names and contact information of at least three professional references.

For more information about this position, please contact:

Erik Hofmeister, DVM DACVAA DECVAA MA
Chair and Professor of Anaesthesia
Department of Surgery
College of Veterinary Medicine
Midwestern University
ehofme@midwestern.edu

Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a).

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Anaesthesia Specialist Print
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Large, Multi-Disciplinary Referral Hospital
Surrey

We are looking for an additional Specialist in Anaesthesia and Analgesia (European or American board certified or eligible to sit the board examinations) to join the team at NDSR. This is a permanent position.

With support from our other Specialists in Anaesthesia, interns and team of highly qualified nurses you will help provide Specialist anaesthesia support for your colleagues in other disciplines within the hospital. The hospital has a busy and highly varied anaesthesia caseload with 20 recognised Specialists in surgery, internal medicine, ophthalmology, oncology, neurology cardiology, diagnostic imaging and anaesthesia.

We are able to offer a generous package in line with other Specialist-level positions.

North Downs Specialist Referrals is one of the longest established private veterinary referral practices in the UK. Purpose built and situated in an attractive, rural and sought-after part of Surrey, we are within easy access of Gatwick and Heathrow airports and 20 minutes from London by train.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Kate Forde at North Downs Specialist Referrals, The Friesian Buildings 3 & 4, The Brewerstreet Dairy Business Park, Brewer Street, Bletchingley, Surrey, RH1 4QP or to kforde@ndsr.co.uk. For an informal discussion call Terry Emmerson on 01883 741440. Visit our website www.ndsr.co.uk.

Anesthetist Print
Thursday, 12 October 2017

Animal Imaging has an immediate opening for a full-time board-certified anesthetist. This person will supervise and assist with the diverse anethestic cases in our companion animal and equine caseload.

Animal Imaging is an out-patient veterinary diagnostic imaging center located in Irving, Texas. We are owned by 50 veterinary shareholders. We currently employ three on-site board certified radiologists. We feature a collaborative and supportive environment with our outstanding group of radiologists and certified technicians. Our team work with an integrated approach with our referring DVMs that is both fun and professionally enriching.

Animal Imaging is unique in that we offer a broad range of imaging services to our referring veterinarians. We perform the following in-house studies and treatments:

  • MRI (Siemens Verio 3 Tesla)
  • CT (Siemens 4 slice), standing CT for the horse
  • Diagnostic nuclear medicine (i.e. skeletal, renal-GFR, thyroid, transplenic scintigraphy, I-131 Therapy)
  • Radiology (Eklin 14x17 digital DR system)
  • Ultrasound (MyLab Gold units)
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Teleradiology (using the DVM Insight reporting platform)

At Animal Imaging our employees come first. We care about our veterinarians and staff and it shows in our outstanding, collaborative and supportive work environment. Benefits include health insurance, competitive work schedule, paid holidays and vacation, CE allowance and a 401k retirement plan.

We are located 10 minutes from the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in the heart of the exciting, diverse and fast growing Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. If you are looking for a great place to live, work and raise a family the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is the place to be.

Check out our video featuring our radiologists discussing why they love working at Animal Imaging: www.vimeo.com/animalimaging/radiologists

If you are interested in more information about the position please contact Mike Pownall, DVM, at mpownall@animalimaging.net or 519-826-1770.

Our employees come first at Animal Imaging
www.animalimaging.net

Resident in Anaesthesia & Analgesia Print
Thursday, 05 October 2017

Bristol Veterinary School, Bristol/Langford

£18,277 + £3,400 out of hours supplement per annum

Full time

Application Closing date: 19th November 2017 at 23:59

This is a Residency position in a training programme approved by the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia and lasting 3 years, subject to satisfactory annual review of progress. The resident will join the team providing the clinical anaesthetic service for large and small animal patients and be involved with teaching veterinary and veterinary nurse undergraduates. You will be expected to study for the ECVAA diploma in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgsia. You will also undertake one or more clinical research projects and be expected to submit for publication, manuscripts based on these during the programme. The MSc in Veterinary Science will develop your clinical research skills and enhance universally important skills such as scientific writing, critical reading and statistical analysis of data.

The Resident will be expected to undertake informal group teaching of undergraduate students undertaking rotations and a small amount of formal teaching. The position carries responsibilities for out of hours duties on a rota basis.

You must be a member (or eligible to become a member) of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons with 1 year in a recognised internship. You must satisfy the English Language requirements for the Masters in Veterinary Science program (http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/language-requirements/profile-a/).

Informal enquiries to Dr Gwen Covey-Crump, gwen.covey-crump@bristol.ac.uk.

How to apply: Please make an online application for this studentship at http://www.bris.ac.uk/pg-howtoapply. Please select MSc in Veterinary Science on the Programme Choice page & the pathway you are applying for.

If assistance is needed when completing the application form please email fohs-pgadmissions@bristol.ac.uk or call on 0117 331 6824. Start date: 9th July 2018. Interviews will take place in either the week commencing 8th or 15th January 2018

Anaesthesia Clinician Print
Thursday, 05 October 2017

Salary circa Ł70,000 per annum (dependant on experience and qualifications)

We are looking for a qualified anaesthetist to join our anaesthesia team to support a rapidly growing referral case load in Derby. Pride Veterinary Centre is a large, extensively equipped state-of-the-art hospital offering specialist services in anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging (including on-site MRI and CT), internal medicine, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries, neurology, and ophthalmology, as well as cardiology and dermatology departments. The hospital has five surgical theatres, three ultrasound rooms (one cardiology) and two endoscope towers. With a dedicated night team, we provide 24/7 patient care.

The Anaesthesia Department currently comprises of four Diplomates (three ECVAA and one ACVAA), one ECVAA residency-trained fellow and two anaesthesia interns. The department is supported by a team of experienced theatre nurses. Interns and students from the University of Nottingham rotate through our service regularly. The successful candidate will be involved in day to day clinical tasks including: preanaesthetic assessments, anaesthesia induction and recovery, provision of analgesic plans including locoregional anaesthesia, and assisting of other departments with critical cases. We offer an attractive salary and CPD package with generous holidays, dependent upon experience. The applicant must have a veterinary degree registerable with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Preference will be given to those who are Diplomates of the ECVAA or ACVAA, but candidates who have completed college-recognised residencies in anaesthesia would also be considered. We welcome both part-time and full-time applications.

To apply, please send your cover letter and CV to recruitment@scarsdalevets.com by Friday, 3 November 2017.

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