Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Professor
Department Name 35209-Med-Pediatrics
Position Number 0135373
Position Details

The Division of Neonatology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC / University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is recruiting for Division Chief of Neonatology. The applicant should be a physician-scientist actively engaged in basic or clinical research with excellent clinical and teaching skills. In addition, he or she should have sufficient administrative experience to lead the division, working closely with the clinical director and hospital leadership. Candidates must possess an MD (or equivalent) degree and be board­ eligible/certified in neonatology.

The Division of Neonatology provides comprehensive neonatal and perinatal services to the tri­ state region and comprise 28 Neonatologists, and 12 Neonatology fellows along with over 50 physician extenders and a staff of 6. The Neonatology group provides services at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, UPMC Mercy, UPMC Horizon, and UPMC Hamot in Erie. The group also provides inpatient care for patients at non­ UPMC facilities, including the Children’s Home and Lemieux Family Center in Pittsburgh, Excela Westmoreland Hospital, Washington Hospital, and Wheeling Hospital. The Program is ranked ranked 8th in the US News and World report ranking for Neonatology programs. The clinical programs of the division are extremely strong and experiencing robust growth.

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has been named to U.S. News and World Report’s 2016-17 Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals, one of only 11 hospitals in the nation to earn this distinction. Consistently voted one of America’s most livable cities, Pittsburgh is a great place for young adults and families alike.

Application Process

The position comes with a competitive salary and faculty appointment commensurate with experience and qualifications at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Moreover, ample resources will be provided to develop the basic and clinical research programs of the division and for recruitment. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled. Interested individuals should forward letter of intent and curriculum vitae. Informal inquiries are also encouraged. Seeking applicants as well as nominees. Please forward this listing to potential candidates.

Contact information:

Carl Bates, MD
Division Chief, Division of Pediatric Nephrology
Co-Director of the Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Program
Vice Chair of Basic Research in Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Telephone: 412-692-9440

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 08/03/2017
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