General OB/GYN for a Full-Time Position


The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible general OB/GYN for a full-time position at their UK community-based OB/GYN practice in Morehead, Kentucky. Morehead is the home of the University of Kentucky Rural Physician Leadership Program (RPLP). Each year 10 medical students are accepted into the RPLP program where they spend the first two years on campus in Lexington with the larger class and their third and fourth years in Morehead with University of Kentucky community-based Faculty using Saint Claire Regional Medical Center (SCRMC) as their inpatient facility.

Major responsibilities of this open-rank position include comprehensive Obstetrics and Gynecology practice and participation in teaching activities with medical students. Development and participation in educational and community activities and involvement in hospital and university committees is strongly encouraged. Experience and enthusiasm in teaching and supervising medical students is desirable. A competitive salary and benefits package is being offered, and opportunities for faculty development are available and encouraged.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Building a comprehensive OBGYN clinical practice with three other OB/GYNs. OB/GYN call is 1 in 4 weekends and 1 in 4 weekday calls
  • Teaching 3rd and 4th year Medical students. The practice is the site for the RPLP OB/GYN clinical clerkship and 4th year Medical student electives
  • Teaching University of Kentucky Family Medicine Residents Gynecology
  • Partnering with University of Kentucky and SCRMC for quality and safety in Obstetrics and in Gynecologic surgery

Please feel free to reach out to Dr. Wendy Hansen or Dr. Frederick Zachman with any questions.

Dr. Wendy F. Hansen

Professor and John W. Greene, Jr., M.D. Chair


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Dr. Frederick M. Zachman

Associate Professor and Division Director of General Obstetrics and Gynecology


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To apply, please submit a letter of interest and CV via the UK Jobs site here: Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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