The VA Boston Healthcare System announces TWO Clinical Fellowship (CF) positions for Fiscal Year 2020.  The starting date will be within the time frame of July through September 2019 negotiable depending on the availability of the successful candidate.

Our Mission:

(Speech Pathology)

 

To provide the highest quality care for veterans with communication and swallowing problems through evidence-based, state-of-the-art, least restrictive means, in agreement with clinical guidelines, medical indications, and veteran’s care preferences.

Clinical Fellowship (CF)

Opportunity in

Medical Speech-Language Pathology

About VA BHS

VA Boston Healthcare System provides more traineeships to budding healthcare professionals than any VA in the country and the interprofessional experience is unmatched.  VABHS is the largest consolidated facility in VISN 1, encompasses 3 main campuses and our staff consists of 6.0 FTEE. The consolidated facility consists of the Jamaica Plain Campus, located in the heart of Boston’s Longwood Medical Community; the tertiary care West Roxbury Campus, located on the Dedham line; and the Brockton Campus, located 20 miles south of Boston.

Your Position: (Speech Pathology)

  • TWO Full time (2080 hours) positions for one year (1 Transitional Care, 1 Rehab/Acute Care)

  • Stipend = $43,347 + benefits, total = $51,277

  • SUBMIT interest letter/resume’/curriculum vita with TWO letters of reference AND THE EXPERIENCE QUESTIONS (available below).

  • ALL ELECTRONICALLY SUBMITTED (email to Gary Gramigna AND Caitlin Keane) NO HARD COPIES, ONLY COMPLETE applications will be reviewed, preferably a single email (see announcement attached below).

  • Applications accepted through February 12, 2019 with selection completed by March 22, 2019, starting date some time July thru September 2019 TBD

Applicant Qualifications

  • Must be a U.S Citizen

 

  • Applicants with a strong academic background in adult anatomy, cognitive-communication disorders, dysphagia, evidence-based practice, language disorders, neuroscience, neurogenic communication disorders, and voice are preferred. 
     

Any questions please contact:


Gary D. Gramigna M.S., CCC-SLP 
Speech Pathology Supervisor (126)

 

VA Boston Healthcare System
1400 VFW Parkway
West Roxbury MA  02132

 

Work: 857-203-6776
Fax: 857-203-5507
Email: gary.gramigna@va.gov

Interested applicants should submit the following for a completed application:

  1. A cover letter of interest in the position

  2. A Vitae/Resume

  3. Two signed letters of recommendation (emailed by candidate or reference)

  4. Experience Questions Document (Attached for download below)

"Go Confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined." 

--Henry David Thoreau

  • For more information on this announcement:

  • Experience Questions Document:

Submit completed application and references electronically as a single packet (required):

*References can also be accepted directly from the referring party if needed

Email all applications to BOTH:

Gramigna, Gary D.
gary.gramigna@va.gov

AND

Keane, Caitlin E.

Caitlin.Keane2@va.gov

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