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Adolescent Health Postdoctoral Fellowship - July 2, 2018
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Adolescent Health Postdoctoral Fellowship

Non-Operative Pediatric Orthopedic (NOPO) Fellowship
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Non-Operative Pediatric Orthopedic (NOPO) Fellowship

Adolescent Medicine First Year Fellow –July 1, 2018
S.U.N.Y. Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

The Adolescent Medicine Fellowship Program at State University at Brooklyn has been an ACGME accredited program since 2001. The program offers clinical, academic and research training.  As an option, fellows can enroll in the Masters in Public Health program at the School of Public Health here at SUNY Downstate.

Applicants are required to have at least three years of house officer training in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Applicants should complete the ERAS common application for adolescent medicine fellowships. Applications are accepted via ERAS, fax or email. ECFMG Certification is required for all International Medical Graduates. We can only offer J1 Visa at this time. 

Candidates should contact:

Amy L Suss, M.D.

Phone: (718) 270-1006

Fax: (718) 270-1985

Email: amy.suss@downstate.edu

Web site:


Pediatrician - Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Nassau University Medical Center , East Meadow, Long Island, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has an opening for full time Pediatrician specializing In Pediatric Infectious Diseases.  The physician must be a Board Certified pediatrician and Board Certified in Pediatrics Infectious Disease. 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.

Pediatrician: Immediate Opening
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Langhorne, PA

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, nation’s leading children’s hospital, is seeking to hire a general pediatrician to staff its pediatric ED at St. Mary Medical center, Langhorne, PA, a Philadelphia suburb.

This is a hybrid Unit with 12 beds, 3 of which can be used for inpatients. We provided care to approximately 15,500 ED patients and 300 Observation/Inpatients over the last year

The unit is staffed 24/7 by a mix of pediatricians and pediatric emergency medicine physicians, with a minimum daily physician coverage of 32 hours.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered.

If interested, please respond to the Director, Community PEM, Dr. Mark Joffe at Joffe@email.chop.edu

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.


General Pediatrician
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

The Division of General Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeks a full-time clinical faculty member to join the Division.

The Division provides clinical coverage in the Outpatient Care Center, the Mother-Baby Unit, and the General Pediatrics Inpatient Unit at the Children’s Hospital University of Illinois (CHUI). CHUI is a children’s hospital within the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System and is the primary teaching hospital of the University of Illinois at Chicago. Participation in the educational program for fellows, residents, medical students and nurses is essential.

The Division has an established core of health services investigators, educational leaders, and quality improvement experts. Faculty in the Division have successfully competed for funding at the National Institutes of Health, PCORI, and the CMS Healthcare Innovation Center. The development of a General Pediatrics Fellowship is anticipated within the next 8 months.

Demonstration of scholarship potential and/or Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship training are definite pluses but not required.  Graduating and recently graduated residents/fellows also encouraged to apply.

Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics is required.  Rank, tenure status, and salary will be commensurate with training and experience. M.D. or equivalent terminal medical degree, current Illinois medical license or eligible to obtain license to practice medicine in the State of Illinois, and board-eligible/certified in General Pediatrics are all required.

Review of applicants will begin immediately.  For fullest consideration, submit cover letter, list of three references, and CV to https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=87475&job=general-pediatrics-open-rank-faculty

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

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




Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship - July 2018
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) , Bronx, NY

CHAM Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship

Pediatric Intensivist
Rush University Children's Hospital, Chicago, IL

Pediatric Intensivist

Third Year Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellow - July 2018
Jackson Memorial Hospital/ University of Miami, Miami, FL

The Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Training Program at Jackson Memorial Hospital/ University of Miami has an opening for a 3rd year fellow to start July 1, 2018 for academic year 2018-2019.

We are a fully accredited 3 year Fellowship program with an emphasis on diverse clinical and research opportunities in benign hematology, malignant hematology, pediatric oncology and pediatric bone marrow transplantation.  The catchment area for patients includes the Caribbean, South America and parts of Central America, as well as South Florida.  A unique relationship with the government of Peru guarantees a steady flow of potential bone marrow transplant candidates --- including relapsed/refractory leukemias and solid tumors.  The institution is home to a world-class Cancer Center, a large Sickle Cell Center and the only federally supported Hemophilia Treatment Center in South Florida.  Clinical and bench research opportunities are available under the mentorship of one of the Faculty members.   A goal is that all Fellows are exposed to basic lab/bench research during the 3 years.   Scholarly activity is emphasized and there is global support for fellow-initiated clinical projects, academic journal submissions, etc.  Second year Fellows attend a 6 month didactic course covering the basics of scholarly activity within an academic milieu. The Fellow serves as the inpatient attending (with supervision) at the end of the third year, as a benchmark opportunity to demonstrate clinical competence and potential for independent practice.


Applicants must have completed 2 years of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at an ACGME accredited institution by June 30, 2018 and be in good standing.

Interested candidates should submit the following:


Personal statement

USMLE scores

Three current letters of recommendation

Name and contact information of your Program Director

Valid ECFMG certificate, if applicable (We accept J-1 and H-1-B visas)


Please send your documents and inquiries to the Program Coordinator:

Alixe Marcial


Pediatric Hospitalist
University of Florida, Ocala, FL

University of Florida, Department of Pediatrics is recruiting a pediatrician/pediatric hospitalist to provide in-patient coverage at Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida. Duties include care of well newborn and pediatric patients. This is a clinical academic position with the opportunity to participate in conferences, division meetings, and grand rounds. Interest or experience in quality improvement are valued.

Salary and faculty rank are commensurate with experience. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) non-tenure accruing position. 

Applicants must have an M.D. degree or equivalent, be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida, and be Board Certified/Board eligible in pediatrics.

Interested applicants may apply through the UF web page https://jobs.ufl.edu/

Please refer to requisition # 503339

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.  

Administrative Director of Graduate Medical Education
Memorial Healthcare System, Hollywood, FL

The Director assists the Chief Academic Officer in carrying out the mission, vision, and overall strategic plan for GME through the Health System. The Director serves as primary point of contact within MHS for issues and initiatives related to graduate medical education. He/She manages, supervises, mentors, and supports all residency coordinators providing direction and oversight on all GME operational issues in accordance with operating policies and accreditation or regulatory requirements. The Director provides expertise on nationwide best practices in GME and is able to measure quality outcomes in the field of GME. The Director works collaboratively with other Departments to advance the GME strategic plan as well as the Directors of CME, Director of Medical Student education, and the Medical Librarian on broad educational initiatives important to the institution.  The Director of GME is immersed in quality improvement, innovation and staff empowerment, and leads efforts to demonstrate effective internal and external customer relations. This position requires the ability to work independently, use sound judgment, interpret and disseminate health system policies and procedures, and analytically review data to assist in the operational decision process. He/She assists in leading special projects and ad-hoc initiatives, as requested. Represents the Chief Academic Officer in his/her absence


  1. Knowledge of Graduate Medical Education and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education rules, regulations, procedures, and program application process.
  2. Proven ability to translate a strategic plan into operational policy
  3. Demonstrated track record of management of personnel and fiscal resources
  4. Leadership ability to guide, direct, and mentor a multi-layered staff
  5. Capable of program development, implementation and evaluation
  6. Capable of long range program planning that involves complex decision making tasks
  7. Expert verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  8. Must be exceptionally organized to prioritize a multitude of diverse activities so as to meet strict deadlines
  9. Dedicated team player with the willingness and desire to learn and grow within the organization
  10. Professional in conduct and appearance.
  11. Proficient with standard software used in healthcare settings (i.e. MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, web browser, etc.) and Residency Management Suite Software Applications (i.e. New Innovations, MedHUB)


Requires a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare, or related field; Master’s degree a plus. T-ACGME certification a plus. Requires 5 years of progressively advanced administrative management; with at least 3 years’ experience in academics.

For further information, please email Amy San Martin at ASanMartin@mhs.net.

All applications must be submitted via our URL at: http://careers.mhs.net/ . Search for job posting 11022

Pediatric Hospitalist
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Positioned at the core of one of the country’s foremost children’s hospitals, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia’s (CHOP's) rapidly growing pediatric hospitalist program offers tremendous depth and breadth of clinical activities as well as the opportunity to participate in a wide array of educational, research and quality/safety programs. We seek to support a strong, life-long career trajectory for our hospitalists through mentorship, active involvement in a vibrant community of over 70 pediatric hospitalists, as well as identification of opportunities for individuals to focus on areas of particular interest. Our hospitalists have the opportunity to work in one or more of a variety of settings including our general pediatric resident teams, attending-only general pediatric and subspecialty-focused clinical areas, surgical co-management, complex care, or CHOP’s rehab hospital. We have flexible scheduling with openings for mixed day/night work, nocturnists, weekendist as well as either part or full time positions. We have several openings that would be suitable for graduating residents interested in pursuing careers in Pediatric Hospital Medicine.  Those starting in these positions next summer would be eligible to sit for the PHM boards in 2023.  Please see below for more information.

For consideration please send CV and cover letter to: Jeanine Ronan, MD, Associate Section Chief, Hospital Medicine, Division of General Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399; or email ronan@email.chop.edu. An equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V, www.chop.edu

Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship - July 2018
University of Colorado - Denver/Children’s Hospital Colorado , Denver, CO

The Section of Pediatric Rheumatology at University of Colorado- Denver/Children’s Hospital Colorado is seeking qualified candidates to initiate a new Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship program beginning in July 2018.

Our program is focused on providing clinical and research training and mentorship to physicians interested in providing care and advancing knowledge in pediatric rheumatic diseases. The University of Colorado- Denver is a premier research university and Children’s Hospital Colorado is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 children’s hospitals in the US.  The Pediatric Rheumatology program draws patients from multiple states over a 500-mile radius providing tertiary and advanced care to these patients.   Our section currently includes 6 MD/DO faculty members, 1 nurse practitioner, 4 nurses, 2 medical assistants and 2 staff assistants.  We have developed a well-rounded fellowship curriculum that includes didactic lectures, case conferences, grand rounds, training in MSK ultrasound and plenty of hands-on clinical experience.  Denver is a vibrant city with sports and culture and the nearby mountains that provide endless opportunities for outdoor adventures. 

We are eager to identify potential applicants for our inaugural fellowship year.  Applicants should have a strong foundation in general pediatrics, have a commitment to rheumatology and embrace a pioneering spirit to help us develop this program.  

Candidates can view our website at: UC Denver Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Program  and apply on ERAS. 

For additional questions or details please contact Jennifer Reed at Jennifer.reed@childrenscolorado.org or 720-777-6201



PGY-2 Position – available immediately
Jersey Shore University Medical Center / K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital, Neptune, NJ

The Pediatric Residency Training Program at Jersey Shore University Medical Center/K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune, New Jersey has an opening for a PGY-2 resident to start immediately. 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, 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, new 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:


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

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
NYU Winthrop Hospital , Mineola, Long Island, NY

Mineola, Long Island, NY.  NYU Winthrop Hospital is a world-class MAGNET® recognized 591-bed university-affiliated medical center and a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research. Our team of skilled and dedicated professionals is the key to our success. We offer an incredibly positive workplace that truly nurtures, develops & engages our staff, creating an environment for you to be your best! In fact, NYU Winthrop Hospital was recognized this year by Forbes Magazine as being #18 on the list of “America’s Best Employers” in the US, and one of the Best Regional Hospitals in the New York Metro area for 2017-2018 by US News and World Report.

NYU Winthrop Hospital is seeking an Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education (GME). This position provides leadership and oversight as the Designated Institutional Officer (DIO) for all ACGME-accredited programs, as well as other accredited, and unaccredited fellowship programs sponsored by the institution.  The Associate Dean for GME/DIO must ensure that the educational programs satisfy the expectations of relevant accreditation groups, including but not limited to the ACGME and the Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) and serves as a member of the Chief Academic Officer’s executive staff.

We require:

  • An MD/DO degree
  • Board certification in their specialty, and eligibility for a NY medical license.
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness in leadership
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, including the ability to lead and work on a team
  • The ability to work with a varied group of educators and stakeholders 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in resident education, with particular emphasis in development of both curriculum and workplace based competency assessments.
  • Experience in quality improvement, teamwork, and maintaining excellence in the learning environment is highly desirable.

In addition, you must demonstrate:

  • Scholarship, innovation and leadership in medical education
  • Commitment to excellence in health care outcomes and quality 
  • Commitment to resident learner advocacy  and service 
  • Proven record of administrative leadership

About NYU Winthrop Hospital

NYU Winthrop Hospital, an affiliate of NYU Langone, is dedicated to educating medical students, residents, and fellows in an environment dedicated to clinical excellence, scholarship, collaboration, quality improvement, and compassion.

We offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package. Please forward the following information requested to John Aloia, MD, Chief Academic Officer at jaloia@nyuwinthrop.org

  • Curriculum Vitae - 
  • Cover Letter - outlining teaching, research, educational and administrative leadership experience.
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement of Research (optional)
  • Names and contact information for five references

Easy Commute: NYU Winthrop Hospital is conveniently located on Long Island in Western Nassau County just 25 miles from Manhattan and one block from the Mineola LIRR station.

An EOE m/f/d/v



Pediatric Hospitalist
Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, ME

Central Maine Medical Center, a 250 bed regional referral center in Lewiston, seeks a BE/BC Pediatrician to join our Pediatric Hospitalist team.  Our Pediatric Hospitalist Program is heavily newborn medicine focused.  We manage an active well-baby nursery with approximately 675 births/year and attend deliveries as needed.  We have a Level II NICU and enjoy caring for premature infants 32 weeks and older.  We also have a small pediatric inpatient service and provide pediatric consultations in the ED as needed.  It is a very interesting and rewarding job, especially if you enjoy caring for newborns.  Our community: Lewiston-Auburn Maine, the twin cities on the Androscoggin river, is the second largest metropolitan area in Maine settled amongst a beautiful rural landscape. Its central location provides easy access to the Maine coast, mountains, lakes and rivers. It is home to the prestigious Bates College. The vibrant coastal city of Portland is an easy 40 minutes south, offering more opportunities for entertainment, shopping, arts and dining.

If you would like to become a part of this full-service management team, please contact Gina Mallozzi, Medical Staff Recruiter, Central Maine Medical Center, 300 Main Street, Lewiston, ME  04240; call: 800/445-7431; email: MallozGi@cmhc.org; fax: 207/344-0696.  www.cmmc.org

Adolescent Medicine Pediatrician
Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, Long Island, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has an opening for a full time Pediatrician specializing in Adolescent Medicine.   Applicants must be Board Certified in General Pediatrics and an additional Board certification in a pediatric sub-specialty is preferred. Responsibilities also 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

Chief Resident
University of Nevada, Las Vegas , Las Vegas, NV

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) School of Medicine is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief Resident for the academic year of July 2018 - June 2019. This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of our dynamic pediatric training program and to be a junior faculty member in the department of pediatrics. There are currently 39 pediatric residents in our program and two chief residents.

Candidates should have a strong academic record, exceptional interpersonal skills, and outstanding leadership skills. They must have a commitment to teaching and a sincere desire to be chief resident. Candidates must have completed a three-year residency in Pediatrics.

In collaboration with the other chief resident, duties will consist of coordinating educational activities for the pediatric residents, developing curricula and board review sessions, and supervising pediatric residents in simulation, ambulatory, newborn and/or inpatient settings. Further, as a junior faculty member, you will serve an important role in departmental administrative meetings including the program evaluation committee and other education based committees, and will be provided the opportunity to maintain and further refine your clinical skills as a part-time attending in the patient setting of your choice. It is also anticipated that the chief resident will have the opportunity to pursue scholarship and/or research if desired.

Interested candidates should send a CV and cover letter by e-mail to the Program Director, Miriam Bar-on, MD at miriam.bar-on@unlv.edu  or call the coordinator, April Poulsen at 702 671 2236.


PGY3-5 Pediatric Neurology Positions
Thomas Jefferson University / Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE

We are currently interviewing candidates for advanced spots in PGY 3, 4, 5 of Child Neurology residency. The combined Pediatric Neurology Residency Program is a five-year residency offered by Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) in Philadelphia and Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware.  Our program is known for offering world-class care in both general and subspecialty Child Neurology and offers a diverse and unique high-quality child neurology training experience. Over the course of training, our residents work with expert faculty throughout inpatient and outpatient settings at top-notch institutions and specialty clinics. Our program is heavily integrated with the Adult Neurology Training Program. Graduates from our program are eligible to take the certifying examinations offered by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology as well as the American Board of Pediatrics General Pediatrics Certifying Examination.  

You can view more details on our website https://www.nemours.org/pediatricneurologyresidency

We look forward to hearing from you. The Chairman is Dr. Harry T. Chugani and the Program Director is Dr. Stephen J. Falchek.

For the PGY-3 spot, the requirement is 2 years of Pediatric training in an ACGME-accredited program.

Please apply with:

- A cover letter explaining your interest in this position and, if applicable, the reason for leaving your current residency program.
- Curriculum Vitae.
- Three Letters of Recommendation.
- USMLE Scores (Step 1, Step 2 CK & CS).
- Medical School Transcript and Diploma.
- In-training exam results, if available.
- Foreign Medical Graduates: ECFMG Certification, visa status. 

Pediatric Critical Care Third Year Fellow - July 2018
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

The Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at The University of Wisconsin-Madison is currently accepting applications for a third year fellow to begin training in July 2018. Transferring senior fellows are welcome to apply. This fellowship seeks to train pediatric intensivists with a strong commitment to an academic career as physician-scientists. The American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH) serves as the primary academic, research and teaching hospital for The University of Wisconsin-Madison, and provides quaternary-level pediatric care for the children in the Madison metropolitan area and much of Western and Central Wisconsin.

The PICU at AFCH is a 21 bed multidisciplinary unit with approximately 1000 admissions per year. The unit is staffed by 11 faculty, 6 fellows and 2 NP’s. All pediatric medical and surgical subspecialties are represented at the AFCH, which is the region’s level 1 trauma center. Fellows provide care for all critical pediatric illnesses, including cardiothoracic surgery, and bone marrow and solid organ transplantation. The unit provides the full array of advanced technologies, including non-invasive positive pressure ventilation, high-frequency oscillatory ventilation, inhaled nitric oxide, renal replacement therapies (both CRRT and HD), and ECMO. Pediatric Critical Care fellows are the primary trainees responsible for the care of all patients in the PICU at AFCH. Fellows also rotate through a growing Pediatric Sedation Program, where over 1700 sedations are performed annually. The Pediatric Sedation Program was established in 1991 and is one of the longest running pediatric sedation programs in the country. The fellowship program is ACGME accredited and provides ample opportunities for clinical and basic science research in addition to the clinical training. Research opportunities throughout the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus are also available.

Madison, WI is a thriving college town and fellows can easily find affordable housing in beautiful surroundings  and an excellent school system. Madison and the surrounding communities have been ranked in the top 10 places to live in Forbes, Outside and Parenting magazines. The University of Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer.

For further information, see https://www.pediatrics.wisc.edu/education/fellowship-programs/critical-care.

To send CVs and references, please contact:

Sushant Srinivasan, M.D., M.Sc., FAAP

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Program Director, Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Phone: 608-263-1905

Fax: 608-265-9243


PGY-3 - July 1, 2018
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA

The Pediatric Residency Training Program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, CA (located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles) has an opening for a PGY-3 resident to start July 1, 2018 for the 2018-2019 academic year.  For information on our program, please visit our website:  harborpeds.org


Applicants will have completed a PL-2 year of Pediatric Residency at an ACGME accredited pediatric residency training program by June 2018 and be in good standing.

Accepted candidate will need to have a valid California medical license by June 30, 2018 to start.

Interested candidates should submit the following:


A letter of interest 

USMLE scores

Two current letters of recommendation

Name and contact information of your program director

Valid ECFMG certificate, if applicable (Please note: Harbor does not sponsor H-1 visas)

Please send your documents and inquiries to the Pediatric Residency Program Coordinator at apena@labiomed.org.


First Year Fellow Pediatric Cardiology - November 1, 2017
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

We have an unanticipated opening for a first year fellow in pediatric cardiology at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis to begin on or after November 1, 2017.  Candidates should contact Ellen Jeffery at sull0380@umn.edu for details.

Vice Chair of Education
Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU, Richmond, VA

Vice Chair of Education

Clinical Informatics Fellowship
The Ohio State University - Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center – Nationwide Children’s Hospital Clinical Informatics Fellowship is a ACGME-accredited, two-year program leading to board-eligibility in the subspecialty of Clinical Informatics. Clinical Informatics became recognized as a subspecialty in September 2011, and the ACGME began accrediting programs in 2014. Physicians graduating from any ACGME-accredited residency or fellowship program in any specialty of medicine are eligible.

Our program is designed to train the next generation of clinical informaticists and healthcare informatics leaders. Our unique program combines robust educational and hands-on training experiences at both a world-renown academic medical center and at one of the largest freestanding children's hospitals in the country. The goal of the program is to provide our graduates with the wide range of knowledge and skills needed to be successful practitioners in the field of clinical informatics as well as future leaders in health care organizations, academic medical centers, government, and industry. Applicants do not need to have formal training in Computer Science or a related discipline but do need to demonstrate a strong interest in Clinical Informatics as it applies to the practice of medicine, population management, quality improvement, and research.

We are now accepting applications through ERAS for the 2018-2019 academic year. The application deadline is October 31, 2017, with interviews being conducted through end of November. Clinical Informatics fellowship programs do not currently participate in National Resident Match Program. Instead, all programs participate in a coordinated match process that occurs in mid-December.

For more information about our Fellowship Program, click here go to our website, or contact our Program Coordinator at whitney.brumley@osumc.edu or 614-293-0669

For more information about the subspecialty of Clinical Informatics, click here for information from the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA).



Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Fellowship Program
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

The UCSF Division of Pediatric Allergy / Immunology / Bone Marrow Transplantation established a Bone Marrow Transplantation Fellowship in 2009. One trainee will be accepted each year for the one-year program. The UCSF Pediatric BMT Fellowship Training Program is currently accepting Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologists or Pediatric Immunologists who desire to train for a career in academic Bone Marrow Transplantation. The fellowship is designed to provide clinical and investigative training in pediatric hematopoietic cell transplantation, including autologous and allogeneic procedures, with a focus on patients with primary immunologic disorders and those needing haploidentical transplants.

Clinical Experience

The fellow’s clinical experience will take place at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital at Mission Bay, where over seventy transplants are done per year in the 13-bed inpatient unit constructed in 2015. The fellow is expected to supervise pediatric residents and medical students on the BMT Inpatient Service, as well as NPs and RN Coordinators on both the Inpatient and Outpatient Services. Patient care responsibilities will include management of patients in the pre-, peri-, and post-BMT setting. Additional experience with patients with primary immunodeficiency will be obtained via a rotation in Pediatric Immunology. With supervision from an attending physician, the fellow will be expected to perform lumbar punctures and bone marrow aspirations / biopsies as clinically indicated. Furthermore, the fellow will attend all bone marrow harvest procedures, perform apheresis of stem cells, and infusion of cellular therapy products. There will be dedicated time to spend in the Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory, as well as the GMP-approved Pediatric Cellular Therapy Laboratory in order to learn the basics of HLA typing and clinical cellular manipulation. The UCSF Pediatric BMT Program is accredited by the Foundation for Cellular Therapeutics (FACT) and National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP).

Research Training

Fellows are required to become integrated into a mentored clinical research project, where they will gain experience in data analysis, as well as manuscript writing and submission. The UCSF Pediatric BMT Program has an active clinical trials program of both local investigator-initiated studies, as well as national trials from the COG, PBMTC, PIDTC, and BMT-CTN.


The fellow will be mentored and supervised by the BMT attending staff in both the inpatient and outpatient care units, via daily rounds, patient presentations, and clinical case discussions. All major care plan decisions will be done in conjunction with the BMT attending, and the attending will supervise in-person all procedures. Trainees will receive verbal evaluation of each consultation, care conference, stem cell collection, and transplant performed by the fellow. At the end of each month, Program Faculty will review Trainee progress and provide formal feedback. Fellows will choose a research mentor from one or more of the ten faculty members in the UCSF Pediatric BMT Program.

Rotation Schedule

The fellow is expected to participate on the Inpatient BMT Service at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Mission Bay for 14 weeks per year, on the Outpatient BMT Clinic and Consult Service for 18 weeks per year, on the immunology service 8 weeks per year, and perform clinical research for 8 weeks per year. There will be dedicated time to spend in the Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory, as well as the Pediatric Cellular Therapy Laboratory. There will be 4 weeks of vacation time.

Conference Schedule

The fellow is expected to attend the following weekly meetings: 1) New Patient Intake; 2) Inpatient Review; 3) Outpatient Review; and 4) Education Conference. They will be expected to present at the latter at least 4 times during the year. The fellow may also choose to attend the Leukemia Conference, Tumor Board, or Neuro-Onc Tumor Board run in conjunction with the UCSF Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Program.

Goals and Objectives

The fellowship is designed to provide clinical and investigative training in pediatric hematopoietic cell transplantation, including autologous and allogeneic procedures, with a focus on patients with primary immunologic disorders and those needing haploidentical transplants. The fellow will participate in clinical care, provided in both the outpatient and inpatient settings, as well as clinical research. The goals of the UCSF Pediatric BMT Fellowship are to offer an intensive learning experience covering all aspects of clinical and laboratory hematopoietic cell transplantation, and prepare individuals for an academic career in this field. Fellows are encouraged to become integrated into a mentored clinical research project, where they will gain experience in data analysis, as well as manuscript writing and submission.

How to Apply

Application Deadline: 10/31/17

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference (one of which should be from the director of the candidate’s current fellowship program) to the Program Administrator.

Special Requirements: Applicants must hold or be able to obtain a California medical license, and be board-certified in General Pediatrics. They must have plans to graduate from either a Pediatric Hematology / Oncology fellowship program or an Allergy / Immunology training program by June 30, 2017, and thereby become board-eligible for subspecialty certification.

Contact Information

Program Director: Alexis Melton, MD

Phone:  (415) 476-2656

Fax: (415) 502-5356

Address:              550 16th Street, 4th Floor, Box 0434

                                San Francisco, CA 94143

Email: Alexis.Melton@ucsf.edu


Associate Director: Christopher Dvorak, MD

Phone: (415) 476-2656

Fax: (415) 502-5356

Email: Christopher.Dvorak@ucsf.edu


Program Coordinator: Julie Tran

Phone: (415) 502-3243

Fax: (415) 476-5354

Email: Julie.Tran2@ucsf.edu


Program Administrator: Betty Liao

Phone: (415) 476-2656

Fax: (415) 502-5356

Email: Betty.Liao@ucsf.edu



Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship - July 2018
Stanford University, Stanford, CA

The Fellowship in Academic General Pediatrics at Stanford University aims to prepare physician scholars with innovative methods for improving child health by securing an understanding of rigorous research methodology and building leadership skills as advocates for child well-being.

We seek applicants with interests in technology- and solution-oriented research that will improve child health through interventions at the level of the delivery system, the community, and/or the family unit. The two-year fellowship provides structured training in research methodology which includes study design, epidemiology, biostatistics, programming, behavioral research, and solution-oriented design. The training is complemented by opportunities to build other skills necessary for academic success. New fellows will have an opportunity to pursue a Masters in Health Services Research or Epidemiology and Clinical Research. The deadline for applications is October 1, 2017 - Application.

For more information, please visit our website or feel free to contact Lee Sanders, MD, MPH – Division Chief and Fellowship Program Director at lsanders@stanford.edu  or Charlene Larson Rotandi, AB, C-TAGME – Senior Fellowship Coordinator at cdlarson@stanford.edu


Pediatric Palliative Care Fellowship - July, 2018
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

We are excited to announce a new pediatric palliative care fellowship at UCSF starting in July 2018!  This fellowship will provide a comprehensive multidisciplinary training experience with a focus on compassionate patient care and with opportunities for research and leadership development. Fellows will have the opportunity to work with over two dozen board-certified palliative care physicians as well as numerous palliative care trained nurse practitioners, social workers, chaplains, and other interdisciplinary team members at several clinical sites across one of the most diverse cities in America including the George Mark Children’s House — the first freestanding pediatric hospice house in the US, participate in over 150 hours of small-group didactic sessions, and engage with a structured curriculum on caregiver resiliency to develop skills in recognizing and integrating the personal and professional impact of work in palliative medicine.

Interested candidates should apply through ERAS, deadline mid-October.

For additional information, please contact Tom Reid (Thomas.Reid@ucsf.edu) or Jori Bogetz (Jori.Bogetz@ucsf.edu)

3rd year Neonatal-Perinatal Fellow – July 1, 2018
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital has an opening for a third year fellow in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine starting July 1, 2018 for the 2018-2019 academic year. The Division of Newborn Medicine at the Kravis Children’s Hospital of Mount Sinai offers an ACGME-accredited fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine based primarily in our academic level IV NICU that provides fellows with a comprehensive clinical and research experience in preparation to become academic neonatologists. We take a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and our fellows work closely with the dedicated neonatal care team including attending neonatologists, bedside nurses, neonatal nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pediatric subspecialists, occupational therapists, neonatal social workers, respiratory therapists, child life therapists, and music therapists.


Applicants will have completed two years of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellowship at an ACGME-accredited training program by June 2018 and be in good standing.  The accepted candidate will need a valid New York medical license by June 30, 2018, to start.

Interested candidates should submit the following:

  • A letter of interest
  • CV
  • USMLE scores
  • Two current letters of recommendation
  • Name and contact information of current program director
  • Valid ECFMG certificate, if applicable.

Please send your documents and inquiries to Scarlett.McKinsey@MSSM.edu.


Coordinating Manager Level B
Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY

Coordinating Manager

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship – July 1, 2018
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Banner University Medical Center and the University of Arizona have an opening for a pediatrician to complete a 3 year fellowship in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics starting July 2018.  Our training program prepares the next generation of specialty physicians who are excited by diagnostic challenges, integrating biological, psychosocial, social and neuroscience components into practice and making long-term connections with children and their families.  The fellowship is an outpatient clinical experience with no call and a focus on conducting and executing research during the second two years.   Our program will prepare you to be Board-eligible for the AAP subspecialty of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.  

Please email APS@peds.arizona.edu or call (520) 626-1994, if interested in this fellowship opportunity.

Physician-Scientist Training program opportunity for 2018 interns & fellows at Indiana Univ: Green Scholars Program
Indiana University SOM, Indianapolis, IN

Please share with your students applying for residency or residents applying for the Fall Pediatrics Specialty Match in 2017-18.  Indiana University Pediatrics has a robust program for trainees interested in academic and research careers in basic sciences, translational clinical work, or health services.  This includes MD/PhDs as well as others with strong interest and committment to research career development.

We established the Morris Green Physician Scientist Development Training Program (MGPSDP) over 10 years ago. This program allows qualified candidates to receive specialized training during pediatric residency and fellowship.  The program functions in many respects like a postgraduate MSTP, with monthly dinner seminars, research mentors, retreats, resources for books and funds to attend research meetings, etc.   Participants can conduct research in traditional 3-year programs, or options for the ABP IRP and ARP pathways.

Interested candidates should apply to the IU School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics Programs through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and indicate their interest in their application. Further details about the MGPSDP are available at http://pediatrics.iu.edu/morris-green-physician-scientist-development-program

NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship Call For Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Research Fellow Applicants For July 2018
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

The fellowship‘s goal is to train physicians for academic careers with an emphasis on primary care research. The two-to three-year fellowship provides participants with the knowledge, skills and experience to pursue an individual research program.

Fellows establish a research foundation through mentoring by clinical and research faculty, course work in the various departments of UNC’s Gillings School of Global Public Health and seminars in the School of Medicine’s NC TraCS Translational and Clinical Research Curriculum, and reinforced through fellows’ research projects, and weekly works-in-progress seminars.

Over the UNC NRSA program’s 27 years, it has graduated more than 75 fellows across primary care disciplines. Graduates have gone on to establish excellent publication records and achieve success in obtaining research funding, including career development awards. The vast majority currently hold academic positions.

During the fellowship, participants complete research projects working closely with faculty in the Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine and from other departments, schools and centers on campus. Fellows receive formal training toward an MPH or other pertinent degree and have biostatistical and monetary support for their research.

Current topics of research in our Division include, but are not limited to:

  • The social determinants of health including equity and disparities
  • Adolescent health
  • Children with medical complexity including transitions and care systems
  • Obesity prevention and treatment and related dietary intake/physical activity
  • Injury prevention in children and adolescents including abuse and neglect

Fellows are appointed as Clinical Instructor faculty in the division and participate in clinical work in a variety of settings depending on fellow interests.  Annual stipend level depends upon individual’s years of experience and training since medical school. Funds are also provided for travel to meetings, project expenses, and health insurance.  Fellows may be eligible to apply for NIH Loan Repayment support.  Interviews for competitive applicants will begin in October 2017 and positions will be offered as appropriate candidates are identified.  The University of North at Chapel Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer. NRSA Fellows must be United States citizens or non-citizen nationals or residents of the United States with a permanent residency card. 

For information and applications:



Michael Steiner, MD, MPH Division Chief, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, msteiner@med.unc.edu, 919-966-2504

Donald Pathman, MD MPH Program Director 919-966-4270 don_pathman@unc.edu.

Information also available at:



Associate Pediatric Residency Program Director
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

The Pediatrics Residency Program of the Department of Pediatrics at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), has an immediate opening for an Associate Program Director.  This part-time position includes teaching, curriculum design and assessment, resident assessment and program management.    

The position is 0.25 effort and duties will include co-directing our longitudinal curriculum overseeing resident orientation and being the liaison for child neurology recruitment.  Associate Program Directors work closely with the Program Director on the day-to-day management of the residency program, residency recruitment and curriculum design.  Required weekly administrative meetings occur on Tuesday afternoons and regular presence at resident case conferences and departmental grand rounds is expected.  The position is available October 1, 2017, although we will consider applicants who may not be immediately available.

A successful candidate will have skills in medical education and a commitment to ongoing personal development in this area. Additionally, candidates must have an active clinical position that includes teaching MGH residents, or be recruited jointly for such a position. 

Unless the candidate already has an HMS appointment, the academic appointment at Harvard Medical School, if teaching requirements are met, will be at the level of Instructor or Assistant Professor, commensurate with experience, qualifications and achievements.

We are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants should send a letter of intent and their curriculum vitae to:

 Shannon E. Scott-Vernaglia, MD

Pediatrics Residency Program Director

Massachusetts General Hospital

Email:  sscottvernaglia@mgh.harvard.edu

Residency Program Director
University of Florida College of Medicine , Pensacola, FL

The University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking a Program Director to lead a fully accredited pediatrics residency training program in a non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor.

The program has 27 residents and emphasizes both primary and subspecialty care experiences, quality care initiatives, mentorship, and developing well-rounded advocates for children's health issues.  The program is located in Pensacola, Florida which is a thriving and dynamic beach community.  The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart is Northwest Florida's only children's hospital and the Sacred Hearth Health System is currently constructing a new six-story children's hospital due to be completed in late 2018.  The University of Florida is the sponsoring GME institution for the program and a University of Florida faculty appointment will be given commensurate with experience.

The candidate must be board certified in pediatrics, meet the requirements for Maintenance of Certification in pediatrics or a subspecialty of pediatrics through the ABP, and have at least 3 years of educational and administrative experience within a residency training program.

Interested applicants may apply through the UF web page https://jobs.ufl.edu/ .  Please refer to requisition # 501340.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.  


Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship - July 1, 2018
UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital , Los Angeles, CA

UCLA Mattel’s Children's Hospital Pediatric Infectious Disease Program, started by the esteemed Dr. James Cherry,  is looking for qualified individuals to initiate a Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship beginning in July 1, 2018.  Our program focuses on providing training and research mentorship to physicians interested in excelling in the care of immunocompromised patients (as one of the largest transplant centers for pediatrics), providing infection control and antimicrobial stewardship, and performing top tiered research at both UCLA and at our multiple sites internationally (in Brazil, South Africa and Peru).  Our fellows have gone on to be leaders in the field of Infectious Diseases both at top academic institutions, the CDC, the NIH, as well as internationally. 


For any additional questions or details or please contact Reema Prasad at ReemaPrasad@mednet.ucla.edu or 310-825-5235.  

Director of Pediatric Ambulatory Services/Urgent Care Services
Nassau University Medical Center , East Meadow, Long Island, NY

The Department of Pediatrics at Nassau University Medical Center has an opening for a full time Director of Pediatric Ambulatory Services/Urgent Care Services. Applicants must be Board Certified in General Pediatrics and an additional Board certification in a pediatric sub-specialty is preferred. Responsibilities also 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