Geriatric Psychiatrist (FT), Psychiatry
**Lebanon, NH, USA**
Post Date Dec 19, 2017
Requisition # 35242
**Academic Geriatric Psychiatrist**
Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lebanon, New Hampshire
The Department of Psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth is seeking an academic Geriatric Psychiatrist to join its faculty at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH. This position will provide clinical consultations and geriatric specialty care primarily at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center where he or she will have an active teaching role with students, residents and geriatric fellows. The successful applicant will work closely with geriatric medicine teams in outpatient and nursing home work and will collaborate with neurology faculty on the care of people with cognitive disorders. There are opportunities to become involved in research, including services research focused on development of innovative models for delivery of geriatric mental health care.
The ideal candidate will be a skilled clinician and enthusiastic teacher, with strong interest and experience in Geriatric Psychiatry. Candidates should be board certified (or eligible) in Geriatric Psychiatry. Academic rank at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and salary will be commensurate with experience.
**What Dartmouth-Hitchcock has to offer you:**
+ Established patient base
+ Collegial environment and referrals
+ Competitive compensation and benefits packages including a $20K relocation stipend
+ Dedicated CME time and funds
**What New England has to offer you:**
+ Four seasons and an outdoor lifestyle
+ Access to major cities and airports
+ Proximity to mountains and hiking trails
+ Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean
+ Abundance of local lakes for boating and swimming
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. With destinations like Boston, New York, the seacoast and ski country within driving distance, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make New Hampshire the ideal place to work and play.
Candidates are requested to apply on our recruitment site: www. **dhproviders.org** or to contact:
**Juliann Hamblin - Physician Recruiter**
**(** Juliann.Hamblin@Hitchcock.org **)**
Cover Letters should be addressed to:
**William C. Torrey MD**
**Vice Chair for Clinical Services for the Department of Psychiatry**
Position eligible for H-1B sponsorship.
Board Certified/Board Eligible inGeriatricPsychiatry
Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the State of NH