|Type of Position||OTHER|
|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016|
|College:||Carver College of Medicine|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Negotiable|
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics seeks a Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care physician at the rank of Associate (non-tenure), Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track) to contribute in the ongoing development and implementation of an innovative and comprehensive care model serving patients across the spectrum of healthcare settings. The individual selected will join the Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Program within the Department of Pediatrics to provide patient care, teaching, and consultative services as a Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care physician and provide additional or supplemental services.
The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and ranked 41st overall and 20th among public medical schools for NIH funding in FY14. The U.S. News and World Report research ranking places the College 11th among public institutions, and the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics ranked 24th overall and 13th in NIH funding among all public pediatric departments nationwide in FY14. The ACGME-accredited pediatric residency program at the UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital trains 42 pediatric residents.
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. The University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa’s only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center. In 2015-16 the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital ranked in nine pediatric specialties in the Best Children’s Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology. A new 189-bed children’s hospital is scheduled to open in 2016.
Must hold an MD/DO degree, or equivalent
Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Iowa
Board certified or eligible in Pediatrics
Board certified or eligible in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine, or similar experience
Clinical experience in pediatric palliative care
Clinical experience in pediatric pain management
Teaching competence in pediatrics for medical students and residents
Evidence of scholarly activity
Experience in patient-oriented research
Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
Letter of Interest
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