Posted: Friday, February 8th, 2019
Medical Ethics Fellowship 2019-2020
Doctoral degree in clinical discipline, preferred (MD, DO, DNP, JD, PhD).
• Current license to practice in clinical discipline such as a physician or nurse practitioner in New York State.
• At least 2 years previous clinical inpatient experience in a staff physician, nursing, chaplaincy, social work or clinical ethicist role, preferred.
Description: The program is for those seeking clinical experience in Medical Ethics. The Fellowship entails supervised clinical responsibilities for Ethics Consults at North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Cohen’s Children’s Medical Center, Nassau University Medical Center and Zucker Hillside Hospital. Academic work will include completion of Hofstra University’s School of Law Bioethics course or fulfilling requirements for a Masters in Bioethics. A scholarly effort is expected in the performance of a research project. Additional responsibilities include preparation for Ethics Committee Meetings and for conference meetings and for conference presentations at various departments at the mentioned institutions and at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.
Stipend: Available with Benefits
Application should include copy of CV, a personal statement that includes why you are interested in the Fellowship and a list of 3 personal references.
Application Deadline: April 15, 2019.