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 email@example.com
About Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
As the largest university-affiliated veterinary referral center in the country, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists redefines the delivery of veterinary specialty and emergency medicine by bringing together the best of specialty private practice with the best of academia to benefit pets, owners, and the profession. We provide exceptional medical care by integrating the latest medical and scientific advances with personalized, collaborative and efficient service. We are purely a referral and emergency center and do not offer general practice. We are here to assist our referring veterinarians, not to compete with them.Our mission is to provide the most sophisticated and compassionate patient care to our clients, to contribute to the advancement of companion animal medicine and to contribute to our community.We are affiliated with one of the world’s leading academic institutions, and are committed to a culture of lifelong learning and teaching. We have an active Career Development Program to help each of our team members reach their maximum potential. We are also actively engaged in the continuing education of veterinarians, technicians, and the pet-owning public.