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(5/24/2017)
General Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Section Chief
Wake Forest School of Medicine/Brenner Children’s Hospital, Winston-Salem, NC

General Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Section Chief

(5/24/2017)
Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine - July 2017
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

The Johns Hopkins Adolescent Medicine Fellowship Program just obtained funding for an additional Fellow in our ACGME-accredited Adolescent Medicine Program for a July 2017 start.

Program Overview:

The Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine provides clinical and research training in preparation for a career in academic adolescent medicine and research. The three-year program includes clinical experiences in sports medicine, sexually transmitted infections, substance abuse, adolescent psychology, endocrinology, school-based health, and more.

  • Fellows maintain a continuity panel of teenagers and young adults at the adolescent clinic and receive clinical training under the guidance of six core faculty who are Board Certified in Adolescent Medicine
  • Trainees may select a mentor from among the many Division faculty, who bring a broad range of clinical and research expertise to the program.
  • Fellows will complete research projects and a specialized curriculum under the guidance seven core faculty members who are widely published in their fields.
  • Trainees are also encouraged to take courses at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, where they may earn a master’s in Health Sciences during their fellowship.
  • Fellows develop leadership and cultural competencies through the interdisciplinary Leadership in Adolescent Health Training Program, which aims to reduce ethnic and socio-economic disparities in health care.
  • Upon completing the program, fellows have passed their board exams or become board eligible within two years and acquired positions at academic medical centers.

Eligibility:

An individual is eligible for the program if he or she has completed residency training in pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine or internal medicine/pediatrics; is a citizen, noncitizen national or permanent resident alien of the United States; and intends to pursue an academic career as an adolescent medicine researcher in an area of expertise represented in our program’s research mentors.

How to Apply:

Application materials should be sent electronically to Lisa Tabacco, MPH, Medical Training Program Coordinator, at ltabacc1@jhmi.edu, including:

  • Resume or CV
  • USMLE Step I, II, & III scores
  • Two reference letters
  • Two page personal statement describing the reason for your interest in this program including your career goals and research interests and how these can be facilitated by acceptance into the Adolescent Medicine Fellowship Program. You may want to explain how past experiences influenced your decision to apply and mention special areas of interest.
  • If interested in applying to the Bloomberg School of Public Health, please send transcripts from every college level institution attended 

 

 

(5/22/2017)
PGY-2
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center , Newark, NJ

The Pediatric Residency at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is now accepting applications for a categorical PGY-2 resident currently in good standing.

We are an ACGME/AOA dual-accredited pediatric residency program with robust and diverse clinical exposure in both urban and suburban settings. Our didactic program is innovative and evolving, including immersive experiences in quality improvement and patient safety, a dedicated academic half day, a wellness/resiliency-oriented program leadership, and an engaged faculty ready to teach interested and enthusiastic learners. Our inclusive program looks to continue adding our "family" in one of the most diverse areas of the country. There are 34 pediatric residents in our program

Please feel free to visit our website for further information about our program:

http://www.barnabashealth.org/Medical-Education/Newark-Beth-Israel-Medical-Center/Pediatrics.aspx

Applicants should be in good standing in an ACGME-accredited program and have permission from their current program director to apply.

To apply, please e-mail the following to Ketan Kansagra, MD, Program Director at ketan.kansagra@rwjbh.org

 

  • Cover letter - describing reason(s) requesting transfer of residency
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • USMLE/COMLEX Score Transcript
  • Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation, of which one must be from your current program director

(5/10/2017)
Neonatologist
NYU Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

NYU Lutheran is an academic, community health care and social support system that includes NYU Lutheran Medical Center, NYU Lutheran Family Health Centers, Augustana Center, senior housing, and Community Care Organization. NYU Lutheran Medical Center, founded in 1883, is a full service 450-bed academic teaching, tertiary care hospital that serves as the hub of NYU Lutheran. It includes a Level I Trauma Center, a N.Y.S. designated Stroke Center, STEMI Center, and a bariatric center of excellence.

We currently have the following opportunities available: 

  • Neonatologists, Full-time, hospital based physicians, to oversee patient care at NYU Lutheran’s 10 bed, level-2B NICU at Lutheran Medical Center and has plans of expanding to a level 3A NICU. Candidates must have a strong commitment to clinical excellence, have an MD and be board-eligible or board-certified in Neonatology.

Beyond a dynamic work atmosphere and NYU Faculty appointment, we offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. For immediate consideration, please email your CV to: Mona.Rigaud@nyumc.org . EOE/AA M/F/D/V

NYU Lutheran Medical Center

http://www.lutheranhealthcare.org/

(5/5/2017)
Sr. Education Coordinator
UT Southwestern Medical Center/Childrens’ Health of Dallas Department of Pediatrics, Dallas, TX

UT Southwestern Medical Center/Childrens’ Health of Dallas Department of Pediatrics is seeking a highly professional candidate to fill our Sr. Education Coordinator position. This is an ACGME accredited program that takes pride in providing the best training for our residents. GME experience is required, well versed in ACGME institutional and program requirements, along with degree and 6 years’ of experience. Competitive salary and benefits in beautiful Dallas Texas. To inquire or apply please follow the link:
http://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/job/education-coordinator-senior-pediatric-residency-administrative-clerical-support-528072/  
Link to Main Hospital Website: www.utsouthwestern.edu 

(5/3/2017)
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship
Children’s National Health System , Washington, DC

The Children’s National Health System has an opening in its ACGME-approved pediatric nephrology fellowship.  A successful applicant will be board-eligible or certified in General Pediatrics by the ABP or completing an ACGME-approved pediatric residency this year.  

The pediatric nephrology fellowship training program has been in existence at Children’s National Health System (CNHS) for over 30 years. The training program offers comprehensive pediatric nephrology clinical training, education, and research opportunities for its fellows.

If they choose, fellows have access to two separate master level degree granting programs. This includes a Master of Science in Health Sciences (MSHS) in Clinical and Translational Research granted thru the George Washington University (GWU) School of Medicine and Health Sciences as well as a Master’s of Public Health granted thru the GWU School of Public Health. Fellows in the pediatric nephrology training program have access to research mentors both within the division of pediatric nephrology and outside the division thru the CNHS Children’s Research Institute. In addition, opportunities exist for research collaboration thru the National Institutes of Health (NIH) located nearby in Bethesda, Maryland.

Fellows actively participate in many educational opportunities during their training at CNHS. In addition, fellows are provided frequent opportunities to supervise and teach house-staff and medical students at all levels of training.

Interested individuals should contact Dr. Shamir Tuchman via phone or email

Dr. Shamir Tuchman, MD , MPH (Fellowship director)

202-476-5058

stuchman@cnmc.org

(5/3/2017)
Board Certified General Pediatrician
Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY

Nassau University Medical Center has an opening for a full time, Board Certified General Pediatrician, Spanish Speaking, to work in our clinic area. If you are an interested candidate, or would like more information, please contact Krishan Kumar, MD, kkumar@numc.edu .

(5/1/2017)
Pediatric Residency Program Director
Brown University / Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Providence, RI

The Department of Pediatrics at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University seeks a full-time Pediatrician to serve as the Program Director for the Pediatric Residency Program at the Hasbro Children’s Hospital.  The physician will assume the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, commensurate with their level of experience, along the clinician-educator track at Brown University.

This position targets an individual who will integrate with an active and passionate team which currently coordinates resident education in pediatrics.  The applicant should have a strong background and interest in medical education and a passion for advancing education of pediatric trainees.  The applicant must have outstanding interpersonal skills and a clear ability to gain trust and inspire excellence in the trainees at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. The individual must have a strong interest in continuing and fostering the residency program’s outstanding national reputation through curriculum development, national level interaction with other program directors, and through individual mentorship of the trainees.  The individual must have the desire and capacity for collegial and strong engagement of the faculty and strong community of medical educators.

Hasbro Children’s Hospital is a tertiary care program situated in Providence, RI.  Currently there are 16 categorical pediatrics residents per year of the three-year training program.  There are also 4 combined medicine-pediatrics residents in each year of the four-year program and 3 triple-board (combined pediatrics, psychiatry and child psychiatry) residents in each year of the five-year program.  Additionally, trainees from several other specialty residencies and professional schools rotate though the hospital.

Minimum requirements include Board Certification in Pediatrics and BC/BE in general pediatrics or any subspecialty of pediatrics.  Candidates must qualify for medical licensure in Rhode Island and a fulltime faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor along the Clinical-Educator Track at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.  Successful candidates must possess a commitment to the academic and personal growth of the residents, to clinical excellence, to outstanding medical education and to multidisciplinary group practice. 

Providence is one of the nation’s leading “desirable cities”, with excellent cost of living compared to other metropolitan areas in the northeast.  Rhode Island has incomparable coastline, numerous options for outdoor activities, a thriving food scene and a broad array of cultural opportunities. 

Brown University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer and actively solicits applications from women, people of color, and protected persons.

Interested individuals should send a letter and curriculum vitae to:

Dr. Brian Alverson MD (Search Chair)

Rhode Island Hospital

593 Eddy Street

Potter Bldg. 108A

Providence, RI 02903

401-444-7396

balverson@lifespan.org

 

 

 

(5/1/2017)
Neonatology/NICU Hospitalist
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) , Chicago, IL

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Department of Pediatrics actively seeks candidates for full- or part-time appointments to the clinical faculty to serve as Neonatology/NICU Hospitalists. Primary duties include inpatient care services with opportunities for clinical teaching of medical students and residents, as well as quality improvement activities. Faculty rank and salary commensurate with qualifications.

The neonatology division covers a 54 bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a Step-Down Unit in the Children’s Hospital at University of Illinois (CHUI) within the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System. This is a busy medical / surgical unit with multiple pediatric sub-specialties available.

Qualifications:

M.D. or equivalent terminal medical degree

Current Illinois medical license or eligible to obtain license to practice medicine in the State of Illinois

Board-certified/Board-eligible in General Pediatrics

For fullest consideration, please submit CV, application, and cover letter to

 https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=70890  no later than May 31, 2017. For further information, interested candidates may also contact Dr. Aarti Raghavan, araghav1@uic.edu, UIC Neonatology.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Thank you.

(5/1/2017)
Pediatric Palliative Care Fellowship (available summer 2017)
Children’s National Medical Center , Washington, DC

The Children’s National Medical Center has an unexpected opening in its ACGME-approved pediatric palliative care fellowship.  A successful applicant will be board-eligible or certified in General Pediatrics by the ABP or completing an ACGME-approved pediatric residency this year.  

Our program has a 10-year history of consultation in a quaternary children’s hospital with consultation on all units and areas of the hospital.  We currently have 5 HPM certified faculty members, 3 senior APRNs, a dedicated social worker and case manager.  We are a medium-large volume program with active partnerships with our community-based hospice partners as well as integration with adult palliative care fellowships at NIH and Medstar Medical Center.  For further information, please contact:


David M Steinhorn, MD

Medical Director, PANDA Palliative Care Team

Children’s National Medical Center

Email: dsteinhorn@childrensnational.org

Cell/Text: 847-452-9588

(4/26/2017)
PGY-2 position - July 1, 2017
Jersey Shore University Medical Center / K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital, Neptune, NJ

The Department of Pediatrics at Jersey Shore University Medical Center / K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune, NJ is currently accepting applications to fill an unexpected opening for a PGY-2 position beginning July 1st 2017.

This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of our dynamic pediatric training program, which is a major university affiliate of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a founding partner in the development of the new Hackensack Meridian Seton Hall School of Medicine. Having the most pediatric subspecialists in the region including leading subspecialists in the areas of asthma, diabetes, epilepsy and autism, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital serves a patient population of diverse ethnic, social, and economic backgrounds. Inpatient pediatric services include a busy general pediatric ward, new 10 bed PICU, newborn nursery, a state-designated Level III NICU and the region’s only trauma center. There are 24 pediatric residents in our program

Please feel free to visit our website for further information about our program:

http://www.jerseyshoreuniversitymedicalcenter.com/JSUMC/academics/GraduateMedicalEducation/Concentrations/Pediatrics/index.cfm

Applicants should be in good standing in an ACGME-accredited program and have permission from their current program director to apply/interview.

To apply, please e-mail the following to Paul Schwartzberg, DO, Program Director at Paul.Schwartzberg@hackensackmeridian.org

  1. Letter of interest - detailing reasons requesting transfer of residency
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. USMLE/COMLEX Score Transcript
  4. Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  5. Three Letters of Recommendation, of which one must be from your current or former program director

 

 

(4/20/2017)
Pediatric Residency Program Coordinator
Miami Children’s Health System/Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL

The Miami Children’s Health System/Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Department of Medical Education has an opening for a Pediatric Residency Program Coordinator. The Residency program is ACGME-Accredited and trains high quality Pediatric specialists. Some GME experience is desired. Competitive salary and benefits in beautiful Sunny Miami. To inquire or apply (job posting) is at: https://mch.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=12132

Link to the Main Hospital Website: www.nicklauschildrens.org

Link to the Department of Medical Education: www.nicklauschildrens.org/medicaleducation

 

(4/13/2017)
Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship
University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL

 We have an unexpected opening for a second or third year fellow for our pediatric critical care fellowship program at The University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital. Our ICU is a 30 bed unit with over 1200 admissions per year. We are a level one trauma center with a busy trauma service. Our PICU additionally has active programs in all aspects of pediatric medicine including transplant medicine, ECMO, neurocritical care, and pediatric trauma. Applicant must be Pediatric Board Eligible or Board Certified.

Please contact the Program Director, Dr. Diana Mitchell, with any questions or interest in this program.

 

Diana L. Mitchell, MD

email: dmitchel@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu

Mobile: 312-316-1458

(4/7/2017)
Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology
Baystate Children’s Hospital, Springfield, MA

Announcing an unexpected opening for a first year pediatric endocrinology fellow starting in July 2017 at Baystate Children’s Hospital in Springfield Massachusetts.

We are a group of 6 pediatric endocrinologists fortunate to work with an incredible team of nurses, dietitians, and other staff to provide state of the art compassionate care to children with diabetes and a wide array of endocrine disorders. Our passion is teaching. As the Western Campus of UMass Medical School, we have a terrific reputation for quality graduate medical education. We are particularly proud of our expertise in international health, gender health, community outreach and outcomes research.

If this sounds interesting and you would like more information, please contact:

Holley F. Allen, MD, MSPH

Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Baystate Children's Hospital

Springfield, MA

 

Tel: 413-794-5448

Email: Holley.allen@baystatehealth.org

 

(4/7/2017)
Perinatal Neonatology Fellowship Position
University of New Mexico , Albuquerque, NM

We have a July 2017 opening for a 2nd or 3rd year fellow in Neonatology.

Please share with anyone who is interested. Contact our program coordinator

for more information.  Ann Chavez anmchavez@salud.unm.edu 505-272-8609.

(4/4/2017)
General Pediatrician - Continuity Clinic site director/APD/student clerkship director
Goryeb Children's Hospital-Atlantic Health System, Morristown, NJ

The Pediatric Department at Goryeb Children’s Hospital-Atlantic Health System in Morristown, NJ, an affiliate of the Sydney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is looking for an academic general pediatrician to be medical director at one of its off-site continuity clinics.  The selected individual will be responsible for  precepting pediatric residents and students, engage in site specific quality improvement efforts, curriculum development and work closely with the medical education team on resident assessment and mentoring.  Opportunity exists for an expanded role with medical students as clerkship director and the resident training program as APD.  The program has 12 residents/year plus two fourth year chief residents, over 100 faculty encompassing the full depth and breadth of pediatric practice.  Interested candidates should contact Alan Meltzer MD, Program Director and Director of General Pediatrics at alan.meltzer@atlantichealth.org or 973-971-7802.

(3/29/2017)
Board Certified Pediatricians
Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, Long Island, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has openings for full time or part-time Board Certified pediatricians in the following specialties: Gastroenterology, Hematology-Oncology, Pulmonary, Endocrinology, Nephrology and Genetics.  Responsibilities include patient care, teaching of the residents, and didactics in the department.  The Medical Center is located in East Meadow, Long Island, New York and is affiliated with the School of Medicine of the State University of New York at Stony Brook and the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Westbury, New York. Our training program has been accredited for more than sixty years. If you are an interested candidate, or would like more information, please contact Krishan Kumar, MD, Interim Chairman and Interim Program Director, by emailing the Residency Coordinator, Helene Gagg, at hgagg@numc.edu

(3/23/2017)
Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship
SUNY-Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Just obtained funding for additional Fellow in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Applicant must be Pediatric Board eligible (BE) or Board certified (BC).

Program Director: Jacob Aranda, MD, PhD
Institution: SUNY Downstate Medical Center
445 Lenox Rd.
Brooklyn, New York 11203

email: Jacob.Aranda@Downstate.edu
Contact Fellowship Coordinator: Deborah.Pointer@Downstate.edu
Contact Person Phone:718-270-1694
Contact Fax: 718-27-1985

(3/23/2017)
Associate Program Director
Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, Long Island, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has an opening for full time Associate Program Director of the Department of Pediatrics.  The physician must be a Board Certified pediatrician. The Medical Center is located in East Meadow, Long Island, New York and is affiliated with the School of Medicine of the State University of New York at Stony Brook and the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Westbury, New York. Our training program has been accredited for more than sixty years. If you are an interested candidate, or would like more information, please contact Krishan Kumar, MD, Acting Program Director, by emailing the Residency Coordinator, Helene Gagg, at hgagg@numc.edu.

(3/23/2017)
Hematology Hospitalist
University of California (Irvine)/CHOC, Orange, CA

The Hematology Division at CHOC Children’s in Orange, CA is proud to offer a one year Hematology Hospitalist position as part of our nationally-recognized team starting July 1, 2017. We are seeking a highly motivated post-Pediatric Residency Trained Physician, preferably a graduating 3rd year or chief resident with a gap year before starting a Peds Hem/Onc fellowship program. Under the guidance of our Faculty, responsibilities include day-time inpatient rounding and consultative services, ambulatory care clinics, opportunities for Research/ QI Projects, and flexible weeknight and weekend coverage. We care for patients with a broad range of Hematologic conditions, including Bleeding and Clotting Disorders, Red Cell Disorders, Immune Deficiencies, Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes, Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Vascular Anomalies, and non-malignant BMT. Located near Disneyland in Southern California, the pleasant year-round weather provides ample opportunities for outdoor activities.

If you are interested in joining our Hematology team starting July 1, 2017, please contact asoni@choc.org or call (714) 509-8459.

(3/17/2017)
First year PCCM Fellow
Pennsylvania State University Hershey Children’s Hospital, Hershey, PA

We are seeking a 1st year fellow to join the Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and the Pennsylvania State Hershey Children’s Hospital.  As a first year fellow, you’ll join our current 2nd and 3rd year fellows to function on the front line for the clinical management of all medical and surgical patients admitted to the PICU.  Pediatric intensive care at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital continues to be one of the leaders in providing excellent, quality care to the children of central Pennsylvania.  Our PICU is an 18-bed high acuity multidisciplinary pediatric intensive care unit with a contiguous 18-bed intermediate unit for less acute cases. The PICU has active programs in all aspects of pediatric medicine and surgery including cardiothoracic surgery, transplant medicine and trauma.

As a Level I trauma center, the Children’s Hospital offers:

  • Expertise from all medical and surgical subspecialties
  • Invasive and non-invasive cardiorespiratory monitoring
  • Conventional and non-conventional modes of mechanical ventilation
  • Inhaled respiratory gases such as nitric oxide therapy
  • Renal replacement therapies
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)

The Pediatric Critical Care service is the primary service responsible for the management of all medical admissions to the PICU.  A unique and strong collaborative relationship with our surgical colleagues enables our team to be integrally involved in every aspect of the hour-to-hour management of all trauma and surgical patients in the PICU.

Eight full-time and two part-time board certified critical care attendings staff the intensive care unit at all times. Recent evaluation of patient outcomes comparing PICUs nationwide demonstrated that the Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital pediatric intensive care unit's severity of illness to be amongst the highest in the nation (with one of the lowest standardized mortality ratios) which allows for a quite expansive clinical experience for physicians in training.  The teaching hospital is contiguous with the medical school and therefore provides an excellent opportunity for collaboration with basic science investigators and ample opportunity for clinical and basic science research.

The Department of Pediatrics accepts one fellow per year in its Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship.

Please see our website &/or contact … for further information

http://childrens.pennstatehealth.org/students-and-medical-training/pediatric-critical-care-fellowship

 

Anita Hicks, Pediatric Fellowship Coordinator

ahicks1@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

717-531-0003 ext.287226

 

 

 

 

 

(3/17/2017)
Pediatric Cardiology Fellow
University of California San Diego / Rady Children's Hospital , San Diego, CA

The University of California/Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship program has an unexpected opening for a second year fellow, starting in July, 2017.  Our program is the only tertiary care pediatric cardiology program in San Diego, serving a diverse metropolitan area of over three million people. We also have referral programs from Kaiser of San Diego, Balboa Navy Medical Center, and the state of Hawaii.  We have a dedicated 24 bed cardiovascular ICU, and have an active pediatric heart transplant program at RCHSD.  There are currently five fellow positions for the three years of training and three fourth year fellows.  In addition to receiving outstanding clinical training, there are extraordinary research opportunities through UCSD, The Salk, Scripps and Sanford-Burnham Institutes, as well as the world-renowned biotech community in San Diego. There are opportunities for fourth year positions in interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, and cardiac development/molecular biology. We currently have 20 full-time pediatric cardiologists and three full-time pediatric congenital heart surgeons that are extremely dedicated to teaching. 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduate of a medical school located in the United States or Canada, accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
  • Graduate of an international medical school located outside the United States and Canada who holds a current, valid certificate issued by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, is a permanent resident or citizen and holds a full and unrestricted license in the State of California to practice medicine or has received written notification from the Medical Board of California of approval to commence training in an accredited program in this state

Our program requires that applicants have completed three years of an accredited general pediatric training program. All fellows must be eligible to have a California medical license when starting the fellowship.

Interested applicants should submit:

1).  A letter of interest (applicants for a second year position should include the reason for requesting transfer).

2).  Curriculum vitae.

3).  Three letters of recommendation.

4).  USMLE Steps I, II and III scores.

5).  Medical School Performance evaluation (Dean's letter).

6).  Name and contact information for your residency (and fellowship, if   applicable) program director.

7).  Potential research interests.

8).  Whether or not you have applied for a pediatric cardiology fellowship position previously through the match.

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply immediately by email to:

Dr. Paul Grossfeld

Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program

UCSD School of Medicine

pgrossfeld@ucsd.edu

 

For more information about the program please visit our website:

http://www.rchsd.org/programs-services/cardiology/ 

(3/17/2017)
First Year Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Position
Children's National Health System (CNHS), Washington, DC

Children’s National Health System/George Washington University Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program announces a potential opening for a first-year fellowship position in our unique Food and Drug Administration/Center for Drug Evaluation and Research track. This opening developed due to a NRMP violation by the applicant who had matched into this position. You may read more about our fellowship program at our website, https://childrensnational.org/IDFellowship.

All applicants must be graduates of a US or Canadian pediatric residency program. Additionally, due to federal government hiring rules, FDA/CDER track applicants must be US citizens or green card holders. No visa sponsorship exists for this position.

Interested applicants should contact the program director, Dr. Bud Wiedermann, at bwiederm@childrensnational.org.

(3/17/2017)
Pediatric Program Coordinator
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore , Baltimore, MD

Job Details: Under limited supervision, plans, coordinates, implements and administers the post-graduate medical education training program. Demonstrates understanding for institutional, core, and program requirements as stated by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medicial Education (ACGME). Program of 24 pediatric residents (8 per class). No subspecialty fellowships.

Education/Knowledge: Seasoned professional knowledge; equivalent to a Master's degree; knowledge in more than one discipline; knowledge of and experience in graduate medical education preferred.

Education Discipline: Degree in business, management or equivalent

Experience: 3-5 years

Technical Skills: Microsoft Office Suite, Basic computer skills, Standard Office Equipment, Medical terminology, Critical thinking skills, Professional conduct, Multitasking, Articulate; exceptional organizational skills, ability to relate to both physicians, residents, and medical students. 

**Position supports the Residency Program Director and resident training program for the Department of Pediatrics. Strong organizational, detail-oriented, and effective communication/interpersonal skills along with the ability to multi-task are key to this role. Database and other software applications experience is critical. Pediatric experience preferred.**

Facility: Part of LifeBridge Health, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore features state-of-the-art facilities and renowned Centers of Excellence – some with national and international acclaim. As the largest community hospital and the third largest teaching hospital in Maryland, Sinai Hospital's mission is to provide quality patient care, educate medical students and residents, and engage in research to improve the lives of people all over the world. Sinai Hospital is a smoke-free workplace. M/F/PV/IWD Employer.

Please send inquiries to Mary Jane Herbert at mjherber@lifebridgehealth.org or apply directly via the following link to job posting:

https://www.healthcaresource.com/lifebridge/index.cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDetails&template=dsp_job_details.cfm&cJobId=10013217

(3/17/2017)
Pediatric Outpatient Attending
The Herman and Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai, Baltimore, MD

The Department of Pediatrics of the Herman and Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai is seeking a full time Board Certified/Board Eligible pediatrician for its Pediatric Outpatient Department. Responsibilities include providing primary care to an inner city population; teaching and mentoring Sinai's pediatric residents, and medical students from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the University of Maryland School of Medicine; participating in research/quality improvement projects. Academic appointments to Johns Hopkins and the University of Maryland Medical Schools are available for qualified applicants.

For more information, please contact:

Dana Silver, MD, FAAP, FABM

Director, Greenspring Pediatric Associates
(Pediatric Outpatient Department of The Herman and Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai)
5101 Lanier Avenue
Baltimore, MD. 21215
Phone: 410.601.9300
Fax: 410.601.9205.
e-mail: dsilver@lifebridgehealth.org

(3/13/2017)
Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

We have an opening for a Pediatric Nephrology fellowship position available July 1, 2017 at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.

This is a fully ACGME accredited 3 year training program with  3 faculty, 1 physician assistant, and a full clinical experience including acute and chronic dialysis, renal transplantation, as well as a growing basic research program. 

 Interested candidates should e-mail the following:

1) Curriculum vitae.

2) USMLE transcript

3) Personal statement

 Contact:Anil Mongia, MD, Fellowship Program  Director,  Division of Pediatric Nephrology,SUNY Downstate Medical Center,450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 49, Brooklyn, NY 11203. Phone: (718) 270-1913. Fax: (718) 270-1985;e-mail: anil.mongia@downstate.edu

 

(3/10/2017)
Attending Pediatrics Positions
Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has openings for full time or part-time Board Certified pediatricians in primary care. Responsibilities include patient care, teaching of the residents, and didactics in the department.  The Medical Center is located in East Meadow, Long Island, New York and is affiliated with the School of Medicine of the State University of New York at Stony Brook and the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Westbury, New York. Our training program has been accredited for more than sixty years. If you are an interested candidate, or would like more information, please contact Krishan Kumar, MD, Acting Program Director, by emailing the Residency Coordinator, Helene Gagg, at hgagg@numc.edu.

(3/10/2017)
Director, Medical Education
Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Director of Medical Education.   Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and was recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the nation!

Akron Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked by US News and World Report in seven pediatric specialties and is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:

  • Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
  • Robust Pediatric Residency and 12+ Subspecialty Fellowship Programs
  • 800 providers, who manage over 1,000,000 patient visits annually
  • A network of 90 primary and specialty care locations
  • Robust research and innovation endeavors

The Director of Medical Education will be responsible for the overall leadership of and accountability for the hospital’s medical education programs providing educational training for medical students, residents, fellows and CME for physicians.  Ensures institutional and program compliance and accreditation.  In collaboration with the Administrative Director for Medical Education (Designated Institutional Official), identifies and implements strategies to address hospital goals with respect to medical education while meeting the requirements of accrediting and other agencies to ensure program quality.

Candidate must be board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or the equivalent appropriate American Specialty board.  Experience in a leadership role within the medical educational continuum is required.  Candidate must obtain/maintain an active license to practice medicine in the State of Ohio, as well as DEA certification.  Ability to obtain appointment in good standing to the hospital’s medical staff, as well as an appropriate academic appointment at Northeastern Ohio Medical University.  Proven track record of creative leadership and cross disciplinary collaboration is required.  Outstanding diplomacy skills are a must.  Strong communication, leadership, interpersonal and organizational skills required.  Membership in a national educational organization and regular attendance at their annual meeting is strongly recommended.

Community Overview

Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland.  From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area and Northeast Ohio has something for everyone.  The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources.  This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment.  Northeast Ohio is gaining a reputation as a world-class center for research and development in a variety of high-tech industries, and has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!

Candidates may submit their curriculum vitae to Lori Schapel, Akron Children’s Hospital, One Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308 or via e-mail to lschapel@chmca.org .

(3/10/2017)
Pediatric Latino Center
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Pediatric Latino Center Positions

(3/8/2017)
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship Program
Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

Job Description

Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship is now accepting applications for July 2017.  Our fellowship program, funded by a National Institute of Health T32 leverages long-standing, exemplary programs in pediatric clinical pharmacology with world-renowned faculty in the areas of evaluation of drugs in children, impact of ontogeny of drug handling and response, and pediatric pharmacogenetics. The program prides itself in developing pediatrician sub-specialists with combined expertise in Pediatric Clinical pharmacology to apply this unique skill set in successful academic careers. We have modeled success in the training of pediatric sub-specialists in numerous areas (Allergy/Asthma/Immunology, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Neonatology, Developmental and Behavioral Medicine, and Rheumatology) where many of past trainees have acquired NIH funding overall productive academic careers.   

Job Requirements

Applicants for the Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology fellowship training program at CMH should be either physicians (holding the MD degree or its equivalent) or clinical pharmacists (holding the PharmD or combined PharmD/PhD degree) who have completed residency and/or fellowship training in either Pediatrics (for physicians) or Pediatric Pharmacotherapy (for clinical pharmacists) in an accredited training program.  Priority will be given to candidates who are eligible for licensure in either Medicine or Pharmacy in the State of Missouri.  All applications will be viewed by the Program Director(s) and eligibility criteria may also be considered on a case by case basis. The goals of the program are to: 

  • To identify and recruit physicians and pharmacists committed to an academic career in pediatric clinical pharmacology research and support their professional development in the area.
  • To provide a structured mentoring program led by a primary research mentor and advisory committee and linked to an explicit timeline and benchmarks.
  • To facilitate the preparation, submission, and successful attainment of individual career awards (K awards) for each trainee as well as NIH loan repayment awards when appropriate.
  • To foster an interdisciplinary research training program of clinical pharmacologists, physicians and other health professionals and scientists committed to the evaluation of drugs in children. 

Fellows will receive a stipend commensurate with their PGY rank.  In addition to salary support and benefits, each fellow will be given appropriate office space, secretarial support, a computer, laboratory space and research support over the two years.

Please visit our webpage for further information: http://www.childrensmercy.org/ClinPharmFellowship/

Apply for Fellowship Position

Interested applicants should submit their application by going to the following link:  

https://www.childrensmercy.org/Health_Care_Professionals/Education/Fellows,_Residents_and_Students/Graduate_Medical_Education/Fellowship_Programs/Clinical_Pharmacology/How_to_Apply/

Please contact Dr. Bridgette Jones, Associate Program Director, BLJONES@CMH.EDU for further information and/or questions.

(3/8/2017)
Pediatric Chief Resident, PL 4
Jersey Shore University Medical Center / K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital, Neptune, NJ

The Department of Pediatrics at Jersey Shore University Medical Center / K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital is seeking a qualified candidate for a 4th year Chief Resident position for the academic year July 2017 - June 2018. This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of our dynamic pediatric training program, which is a major university affiliate of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a founding partner in the development of the new Hackensack Meridian Seton Hall School of Medicine.

Having the most pediatric subspecialists in the region including leading subspecialists in the areas of asthma, diabetes, epilepsy and autism, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital serves a patient population of diverse ethnic, social, and economic backgrounds. Inpatient pediatric services include a busy general pediatric ward, new 10 bed PICU, newborn nursery, a state-designated Level III NICU and the region’s only trauma center. There are 24 pediatric residents in our program.

Candidates should have a strong academic record and exceptional interpersonal skills. The responsibilities of the position include both clinical and administrative duties. All candidates must have completed a three year residency in Pediatrics and have a strong commitment to teaching, as well as excellent leadership qualities.

Interested candidates should send a CV and cover letter by e-mail to the Program Director, Dr. Paul Schwartzberg at Paul.Schwartzberg@hackensackmeridian.org  regarding this opportunity.

 

 

(3/8/2017)
PGY-2 - July 1, 2017
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

The University of Missouri Pediatric Residency Training Program in Columbia, MO is currently accepting applications to fill an unexpected opening for a PGY-2 position beginning July 1st 2017.

Our training program has a tradition of excellence, supported by a strong clinical foundation of experiences - with the right balance of inpatient, and ambulatory resident experiences. The program has a motivated clinical faculty who are dedicated to teaching and learning.

Please feel free to visit our website for further information about our program:

http://medicine.missouri.edu/childhealth/education.html

 Applicants should be in good standing in an ACGME-accredited program and have permission from their current program director to apply/interview.

To apply, please e-mail the following to Penny Adams at adamspe@health.missouri.edu

1. Letter of interest - detailing reasons requesting transfer of residency

2. Curriculum Vitae

3. USMLE/COMLEX Score Transcript

4. Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE)

5. Three Letters of Recommendation, of which one must be from your current or former program director

(3/3/2017)
PGY-2/3 Position - July 1, 2017
New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY

We are currently accepting applications for a PGY2 or PGY3 position to begin in the 2017-18 academic year. Our medium-sized program is based at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital, the premier pediatric referral center for New York's Hudson Valley. For information about our program, see our website: http://www.nymc.edu/departments/academic-departments/school-of-medicine/pediatrics/residency-programs/westchester-medical-center/

Applicants must currently be in good standing in an ACGME-accredited program.

Submitted materials should include the following:

     Letter of intent including reason for requesting transfer

     Current CV

     Letters of Recommendation

     MSPE

     All available USMLE/COMLEX Step scores

Alternatively, you may apply through ERAS or send a copy of your full ERAS application.

Applicants should send all materials to the program director:

Matthew J. Kapklein, MD, MPH

matthew_kapklein@nymc.edu