Cornell University Veterinary Specialists (CUVS) is seeking an experienced and/or internship-trained Emergency Doctor to join our incredible Emergency-Critical Care Department.
CUVS is not your usual Emergency-Specialty hospital. As a subsidiary of Cornell University, we are mission-driven to provide the best possible medical care. We pride ourselves on an unparalleled culture that promotes outstanding and collaborative medicine, innovative practice and a phenomenal work environment.
Our level 1 VECCS-certified ECC Department that has the staff, expertise, tools and technology for optimum patient care and clinical efficiency. The department comprises an Emergency Service and a dedicated ICU, staffed by a robust and talented support team that includes several veterinary technician specialists and client liaisons. We are fully equipped with in-house lab (including COP and TEG), ultrasound, CT, and advanced monitoring and treatment capabilities.
CUVS has board-certified specialists in Emergency-Critical Care (3), Internal Medicine (3), Surgery (2), Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Cardiology, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, as well as advanced Interventional Radiology-Endoscopy. Our Emergency doctors are an integral part of the cohesive CUVS medical and leadership teams, collaborating with all specialists.
A typical week for an Emergency doctor is 3 shifts that approximate 40 hours per week. Emergency doctors work closely with criticalists 7 days per week and are well supported by other specialists during work hours and on-call.
Our culture promotes professional growth through collaboration as well as journal club, M&M rounds, and our educational series. In addition, Emergency Doctors can benefit from our intensive ECC resident training. A CE allowance enables annual travel to national conferences.
Located in Harbor Point, Stamford, on Connecticut’s “Gold Coast”, the area offers beauty, a rich cultural experience, and myriad water and other outdoor activities. We are 45 minutes from Manhattan and minutes from commuter trains and the Interstate, offering easy access to other parts of the Northeast.
CUVS offers an outstanding compensation package, including generous time off, matching 401k, medical, dental, pet, disability and life insurance, and access to Cornell’s electronic library. CUVS is a great place to practice at your best. Individuals with a passion for their work, a strong sense of collaboration and teamwork, and an appreciation for diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please contact: Susan Hackner, BVSc, MRCVS, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVECC, Chief Medical Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
Established in 2011 as an independent subsidiary of Cornell University, our hospital combines the best aspects of academic practice with the best aspects of private practice to create a unique hospital model. Our missions are to provide exceptional and innovative medicine within a patient-centered model of care, while providing concierge-level service that respects the needs of the client and the referring veterinarian, and to further the education of veterinary professionals.