Clinical Associate - Pediatric Hospitalist #PED087 at The University of Chicago

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Chicago, Illinois





Job Description:

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The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hospital Medicine, is seeking a part-time pediatric hospitalist at 50% effort to join our expanding Pediatric Hospital Medicine group at Comer Children's Hospital. The selected appointee will participate in quality improvement efforts through the Section of Hospital Medicine. Clinical opportunities include pediatric medicine, newborn care, ED consultation and community hospital coverage. We welcome applicants dedicated to working as a part of a dynamic team of pediatric hospitalists. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent on qualifications. The position does not require teaching or scholarly activity.


The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics is committed to providing superior, compassionate healthcare to all children. We strive to provide an education and training experience that fosters the next generation of national and international leaders in child health. Our faculty includes more than 150 full-time members and postdoctoral researchers. In addition to teaching medical students, graduate students, residents and fellows, our faculty conduct cutting-edge translational and clinical research. UChicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital is a free standing 165 bed children's hospital with a full complement of pediatric services.


Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in General Pediatrics, and 4) have completed an ACGME-accredited pediatric residency program.


To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: apply.interfolio.com/86827. Applicants must upload: CV, cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.


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