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Surgeon

© Fernand Marxen

    As a surgeon you supervise and coordinate surgery service in its entirety. You ensure the quality of surgical service in emergency room, out-patient clinic, operating theatre, in-patient department and dressing room.

    You’re responsible for providing the best surgical care to patients by working in strong collaboration with the team (anaesthesiologists, OT-nurses, ward nurses and others) and by training the personnel in the operating room and in the surgical ward.

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    Prerequisites

    • Completed residency in surgery with valid degree and current license
    • Independent surgical practice after residency is desirable
    • Current or recent experience is desirable
    • Experience working in resource limited context is desirable
    • Experience working in war surgery context is desirable
    • Commitment to the values of the MSF charter
    • Willingness to leave on mission without your partner and/or family and to work in an unstable environment
    • Good French and English language skill

    Length of mission

    • 6 weeks - 6 months

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