Carol Scott-Conner

Some thoughts for young surgeons

That First Job

November 30, 2014

Tags: academic surgery, jobs, university, college of medicine

Factors to consider when you evaluate job offers right out of residency or fellowship include:
1. Clinical duties how do these correspond to your areas of interest?
2. Academic opportunities will you have protected time for research? What teaching duties will you have? How does the position meet your academic expectations?
3. Salary
4. Opportunities for your spouse (more…)

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Medical Writing
A book to help clinicians turn their experience into stories or memoirs.
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Authoritative, multiauthored text containing technical details of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgical procedures.
Compact paperback containing template operative dictations and details on surgical procedures.
Short Stories
These are short pieces of fiction set in the academic world.
Short stories
This is a collection of short stories set in the world of academic surgery
Medical writing

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