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NCMB Job Opening: Assistant Medical Director

The North Carolina Medical Board is hiring an assistant medical director. This position is responsible for assisting the Medical Board staff, the medical director, and the Board in investigating, reviewing and providing detailed written reports on a wide range of matters that involve quality of care, ethical and professionalism concerns, and making recommendations to the Board regarding those matters.

Qualified applicants must possess a Medical (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree and a current ABMS or AOA board certification. A minimum of 15 years recent clinical patient care experience, with a minimum of 5 years recent clinical patient care in North Carolina is required.

The successful candidate will replace Dr. Michael C. Sheppa, who came to the Board as assistant medical director in February 2006. He assumed the role of medical director in September of 2006, serving in that capacity until July 2010 when he reduced his role to part time and transitioned to an associate medical director role. Before joining the Board's staff, Dr. Sheppa was a partner in and president of Raleigh Emergency Medical Associates.

To submit an application for the assistant medical director position, please forward your resume and letter of interest to Shannon McGowan at

The NCMB offers a competitive salary and complete benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.