Norton Thoracic Institute, Dignity Health Medical Group
@ St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ invites applications for the Jordan Sterling Lung Transplant Fellowship. The program is aimed to provide training in all aspects of lung transplantation with goal of meeting UNOS qualification for the trainee. The lung transplant program at St. Joseph's started in 2007 and the volume has steadily increased with over 400 lung transplants to date and is one of the busiest lung transplant programs in the country. The duration of training is 1 year and maybe flexible depending on the need of the trainee. The trainee will work under the supervision of transplant pulmonologists and thoracic surgeons. Trainees will be strongly encouraged to participate in clinical research relating to lung transplantation.
Phoenix is an ideal place to raise a family, with excellent schools and well-respected state universities. Outdoor living in the
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