Feb 12, 2020

UVA Department of Urology: Opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner Fellowship in Urology

  • University of Virginia Health System
  • Charlottesville, VA, USA
Nursing

Job Description

The Department of Urology is pleased to announce a training program for Nurse Practitioners. This one year fellowship training was designed by an interdisciplinary team of Urologists and Nurse Practitioners within the Department of Urology.

This fellowship will begin in July of 2020, and end June 30, 2021. The goal of this program is to prepare the candidate to move confidently into a practice at a community based Urology clinic or University based Urology division or department. The candidate will gain knowledge and skills in a range of critical areas in urologic practice including oncology, urinary stone disease, neurological and female urology, andrology, and pediatric urology.

The candidate will have a unique opportunity to learn within our Urology Department, comprised of Urologic Nurse practitioners and Urologic Surgeons. The candidate’s principal mentors will be senior Nurse Practitioners practicing within the Urology Department with joint

Appointments with the University's School of Nursing and the Director of our Residency Training Program. The candidate will practice in both outpatient and inpatient environments and several community based outreach locations in Virginia.

Please call Ellen Gilliland @ 434-970-2489, or email: esg8w@virginia.edu.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

  • Nurse Practitioner Degree
  • Current Virginia License or LE
  • Current BLS
  • Interest/ Experience in Urology

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.