Oregon Health and Science University


Portland, OR

Date Posted

February 21, 2023

The Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University invites you to join our dynamic team of academic Pediatric Hospitalists.

This individual will join an established academic practice of eight pediatric hospitalists. Our practice attends the primary teaching service caring for general pediatric patients in the acute care units and intermediate care units in addition to providing consultative services to subspecialty, surgical, and pediatric emergency department colleagues. Qualified candidates must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in General Pediatrics.  Pediatric Hospital Medicine Board Eligibility/Certification is not required but encouraged.  The selected candidate will receive an academic faculty appointment commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Our group is proud of our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and encourages individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion to apply.  Applicants should be comfortable in supporting family-centered care principles and demonstrate excellence in communication with families and referring providers. Current members of the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine within the Department of Pediatrics hold key institutional leadership positions in Pediatric Quality, the OHSU Pediatric Residency Program, the OHSU School of Medicine, the OHSU School of Public Health, and Clinical Informatics. We actively participate in a broad range of clinical, quality, educational, and research activities. Our team is committed to each member thriving professionally and personally with an emphasis on personal development; this practice culture has resulted in collaborative successes and an incredibly low turnover rate. The successful candidate will have a primary focus on providing clinical care in our inpatient settings and share overnight call at home for our service.

Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is Oregon’s only academic health center. We have received U.S News & World ranking as # 1 in Oregon and nationally ranked in 7 pediatric specialties. Doernbecher serves a unique role in guiding pediatric care in Oregon providing more subspecialists in pediatric care throughout the state and serving as the region’s tertiary referral center. Our unique integration with the medical community reflects long-standing relationships with more than half of Oregon’s practicing pediatricians having received their training at Doernbecher. Portland, Oregon, is a vibrant city among green woods and waterways. Only 90 minutes from the wonderful Oregon coast or hiking locations, Portland offers the rare accessibility of snow-to-surf. Home to award-winning wineries, artisan coffee shops, acclaimed restaurants, extensive bike paths, unique brewpubs, professional soccer and basketball teams, a lively theater scene, expansive bookstores, watersports communities, and one of the largest urban forests in the United States.

Interested individuals can apply for the position at:

A curriculum vitae and cover letter, including a statement of the candidate’s commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion, are required.


For additional information about the position, please contact: Tamara Wagner at and Shelly Field

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