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UT Health Assistant Professor - Gastroenterologists at Harris Health - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor - Gastroenterologists at Harris Health - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 200001DG

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center - McGovern Medical School, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition is seeking two (2) Assistant Professors of Medicine to work at the Harris Health System, serving both LBJ Hospital and the Harris Health community clinics. Through its conveniently located community health centers and school-based clinics, Harris Health System provides more than 900,000 primary care doctor visits each year. Today, it is the largest public primary care health network in the state of Texas. With a fully integrated electronic medical record, Harris Health provides residents with a medical home in their neighborhood and coordinated access to higher levels of care when needed.

Position Key Accountabilities:

These faculty members will serve as gastroenterologists in the Harris Health System. Patient care responsibilities will be shared between outpatient clinic activity at the Harris Health Community Clinics, as well as inpatient/outpatient procedures and inpatient consults at LBJ Hospital. They will be responsible for the continuity of a high level of clinical quality and efficiency for our gastroenterology outpatient service line with Harris Health. There will be an opportunity to focus on the development of an academic career through education and research.


Candidates must have an MD/DO, be board certified or eligible in gastroenterology, and be eligible for full medical licensure in Texas.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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