Full-time, Paid, Surgical Scholar, Reconstructive Surgery

March 1, 2023

Tues., Nov. 15

Start Date
June/July 2023

Endowed Surgical Scholar Program at Northwell Health

Position Description
The Endowed Surgical Scholar Program at Northwell Health is a unique program designed to provide a comprehensive clinical experience for gap year students with a strong interest in a career in academic medicine. The program is seeking a gap year student for Northwell Health's Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery to begin in June/July 2023.

This position will provide opportunities to attend grand rounds, presentations, and conferences with plastic and reconstructive surgery residents, faculty members, and medical students. In addition, it offers clinical experience, letters of recommendation, and connections with internationally-renowned surgeons from the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.

Responsibilities include

  • Performing outpatient ambulatory care observation 
  • Performing clinical research 
  • Performing surgical observation
  • Working on innovation projects
  • Maintaining a patient database
  • Working on IRB, CME, and grant applications
  • Working on projects related to patient education and patient outreach

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a one year commitment

$17 per hour (estimated)