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Neurosurgeon - Neurointensivist Opportunity at Penn State Health

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Penn State Health
Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States
17 days ago


Neurosurgeon-NeuroIntensivist – Department of Neurosurgery – Penn State Health

The Department of Neurosurgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a fulltime Neurosurgeon-Neurointensivist.

Opportunity Details

  • Join highly ranked Neurosurgery program known for research, collaborative faculty, and Neurosurgery training programs.
  • Academic practice position specializing in neurocritical care.
  • It is expected that approximately 25% of the faculty member’s clinical activity will be as a neurointensivist with 75% of clinical activity being devoted to a general and/or subspecialty operative neurosurgery practice.
  • Will serve as a mentor for residents in the Penn State Neurosurgery residency program and fellows in the Penn State CAST accredited Neurocritical Care fellowship
  • Benefits Include: Vacation time, 10 days of CME, 401k match up to 10%


  • MD, MD/PhD or equivalent degree
  • BC/BE Neurosurgery with completion of CAST approved (or equivalent) Neurocritical Care fellowship
  • A track record of academic productivity and clinical excellence is required.


  • Hershey is a suburban community in a metropolitan area offering excellent schools and a safe, friendly environment.
  • The area offers excellent schools with Derry Township, Lower Dauphin and Palmyra school districts in the top 100 in the state.
  • Hershey is approximately 12 miles from Harrisburg, the state capital, and within a short train ride or drive to New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and Baltimore.

Penn State Health

For more information, please contact:

Kevin Cockroft, MD

Professor and Interim Chair, Neurosurgery

c/o Ashley Nippert, Physician Recruiter at

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. 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.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 57687330
  • Location:
    Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Company Name: Penn State Health
  • Position Title: Neurosurgeon - Neurointensivist Opportunity at Penn State Health
  • Level: Board Certified
  • Sub-Specialty: Other
  • Practice Type: University / Academic
  • Job Type: Full-Time
Hershey , PA ,

Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,500 people system wide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa.; and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at 127 medical office sites. Additionally, the system jointly operates variou...

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