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Orthopedic Surgeon and Surgical Residency Educator – Chogoria, Kenya














Serge’s team in Chogoria, Kenya, is in need of a Orthopedic Surgeon and Surgical Residency Educator.  If you are interested, please fill out a Go Form.  If you know someone who is interested, please send them our way (go@serge.org)!

 

Position Title: Orthopedic Surgeon and Surgical Residency Educator

Location: Chogoria, Kenya

FT/PT: Full-time

Length of Service: 1-2 years service or 4 years service (long-term)

 

Responsibilities: Provide clinical and surgical orthopedic care in a rural Kenyan church hospital where 80% of the surgical need is orthopedic, as part of a mission team of Kenyans and North Americans committed to sharing the Gospel through medical care, chaplaincy, discipleship and education in an underserved area. The hospital has been identified as a site for the Pan African College of Surgeons surgical residency program, so significant time will be spent mentoring Kenyan general surgery trainees in orthopedic care.

 

Requirements and Critical Qualities:

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery (graduate of an approved medical school, completion of an Orthopedic Surgery residency, in good standing)
  • Vibrant faith with a vision for empowering others to heal the broken and share the Gospel
  • Willingness to trust God for living in a beautiful but relatively difficult to access area (slopes of Mount Kenya), learn language, submit to a cross-cultural team situation
  • Solid teaching skills for training surgical residents and general interns