University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Academic Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, is seeking outstanding developmental/behavioral pediatricians for clinician-educator faculty positions in the Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at UT Southwestern and Children’s Health Dallas.
We are especially interested in applicants with interests and/or experience in teaching and in applicants with a strong research training background who are interested in conducting research on developmental and behavioral pediatrics. Clinician-educator faculty will have ample opportunities to teach residents and medical students. Candidates must have completed a fellowship in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics and have a dedication to academic excellence. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the state of Texas and be board eligible or certified in Pediatrics and in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics. Academic title will be commensurate with academic credentials. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full-time status.
Potential applicants should forward a curriculum vitae to: Richard Adams, M.D., Professor and Director, Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX, 75390-9063, Email: Richard.Adams@TSRH.org
UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Virginia Commonwealth University
Physician - Pediatrics
The VCU Department of PM&R is seeking physiatrist, at an academic level commensurate with experience and training, to help grow our expanding pediatric rehabilitation program. Fellowship training in PM&R Pediatrics is required.
Applicants should have completed residency training at an accredited institution and be board certified/board qualified by the American Board of PM&R. Faculty candidates must have strong clinical and academic credentials, proven research interested and expertise, demonstrated ability to establish clinical initiatives, effective oral & written communication and leadership skills, U.S. citizen or work eligible. Ability to work in a team environment is essential. Demonstrated experiences working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
Please apply via www.vcujobs.com, applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, Affirmative Action University providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare
Motion Analysis Clinical Researcher - Post Doctoral
St. Paul, MN
Join a world-renowned organization as a Motion Analysis Clinical Researcher! This postdoctoral position will be involved in developing and conducting long term clinical outcomes research projects for individuals with cerebral palsy, as well as other clinical and technical research projects in the gait lab. Clinical expertise will be combined with research insight to gather relevant data. This position will provide clinical and research expertise for development, completion, and implementation of department research.
This position will conduct independent research, publish research in peer-reviewed journals, present research at scientific meetings, organize research teams, and other duties as assigned.
Please note: This is a 2-year grant funded position.
• Doctorate in physical therapy, kinesiology, human movement analysis, or related field
• Expertise in clinical research and gait analysis
• Able to collect and process gait data
• History of peer reviewed publications
• Familiarity with normal gait and pathological gait patterns
• Experience with MATLAB
• Demonstrated ability to perform and interpret results of kinematic, kinetic, fine wire EMG, surface EMG, physical assessment and other areas pertinent to gait analysis.
To be considered for this position, resumes should be submitted online through at our website www.gillettechildrens.org/careers and search for requisition #7041
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare is an independent pediatric hospital specializing in treating children who have complex conditions, rare disorders and traumatic injuries. Gillette providers treat patients - including adults who have conditions that began during childhood - who have medical needs that are often too complex for most other health care providers. We're different because of our focus. We center our care on conditions affecting the musculoskeletal and neurological systems. We also partner with Regions Hospital to operate Minnesota’s first Level I Pediatric Trauma Center.
In addition to our 60-bed hospital, we have eight primary clinic or hub locations, 11 outreach sites and one adult clinic. We serve more than 25,000 patients each year.
Our reach is local, national and global. Annually we serve patients from all Minnesota counties, nearly all 50 U. S. states and more than 10 countries.
Gillette is a Twin Cities Top Workplace and a National Top Workplace. We offer competitive pay, a strong benefits package and flexible schedules. Plus we give employees something that sets us apart: a chance to take part in our mission. Come to work for Gillette, and you’ll improve the lives of countless children and adults who have disabilities or complex medical conditions.
British Columbia Children’s Hospital/Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Divisional Director – Developmental Pediatrics
British Columbia, Canada
BC Children’s Hospital (BCCH) cares for the province’s most acutely ill or injured children and youth, provides developmental and rehabilitation services to children and youth throughout BC, and offers a broad range of health services. Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children (SHHC), a leading provincial facility offering specialized services to children and youth with developmental disabilities from birth to age 19, works collaboratively with BCCH. SHHC focuses on the child and their family while supporting health care professionals in their community. BCCH also operates a wide number of specialized health programs, is a leading acute care teaching facility, and conducts research to advance health and care through the Child and Family Research Institute and in partnership with the University of British Columbia.
BCCH and SHHC are agencies of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose
The University of British Columbia (UBC) is Canada’s third largest university and consistently ranks among the 40 best universities in the world. Primarily situated in Vancouver, UBC is a research-intensive university and has an economic impact of $4 billion to the provincial economy.
Developmental Pediatrician or Pediatric Physiatrist-Neuromotor Disorders
BC Children’s Hospital/Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
University of British Columbia
An outstanding opportunity is available to join the Division of Developmental Pediatrics at BC Children’s Hospital/Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children and the University of British Columbia as a clinician with a focus on neuromotor disorders.
The Child Development and Rehabilitation Program (CDR) at Sunny Hill is a provincial resource providing consultation and community support for the management of children with disabilities. You will be expected to work with the inter-disciplinary team and provide evidence-based services to children who have rehabilitation needs. This currently includes children and adolescents with a variety of neuromotor conditions and children and adolescents who have sustained brain injury. Services are provided as outpatient, day patient and inpatient. This role will include clinical health services planning and quality improvement activities related to relevant programs within CDR.
The Division has sixteen members and works within a program management model with excellent inter-professional collaborative opportunities. The Division has a Royal College approved training program in Developmental Pediatrics.
The successful candidate will have a fellowship in Pediatrics from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and subspecialty training and certification in Developmental Pediatrics (FRCPC) or equivalent training within another country. Applicants with Physiatry training and certification will be considered if they have relevant experience related to children and adolescents. The successful candidate must be eligible to obtain a specialist’s license to practice medicine in British
The successful candidate will be appointed (rank commensurate with experience) within the Department of Pediatrics and will participate in clinical care, teaching, and quality improvement. The anticipated start date is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applications including the Competition #DEVF-1.0-07; your most current CV; letter of interest; and names, academic rank, and contact information of four referees (including one from your current employer), will be accepted until the position is filled and should be directed to:
Dr. Nancy Lanphear
Head, Division of Developmental Pediatrics
BC Children’s Hospital/Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
For more information on all that the PHSA has to offer, please visit: http://jobs.phsa.ca
For more information about BC Children’s Hospital, please visit the website at: www.bcchildrens.ca
PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
The new developmental-behavioral pediatrician will support and be responsible for the continued development of five comprehensive service lines within the Division of Child Development. These service lines include: Autism, in-patient consult service, general development, ADHD and Cerebral Palsy. Scholarly and research interests are highly desirable, along with experience in teaching medical students and residents. The candidate must be board-certified in pediatrics and fellowship trained in neuro-developmental disabilities or developmental-behavioral pediatrics. The compensation package and academic rank (associate or assistant professor) will be competitive and commensurate with experience.
•Outstanding opportunity to immediately assume leadership role and expand existing service lines within the division.
•Excellent relationships and good linkage with schools, primary care physicians and therapy providers in the community already exist.
•Nationally respected pediatrics, medicine-pediatrics, and residency programs
•A new eight story, 440,000 square foot children’s hospital opened in August 2010 integrating children’s services in one building.
•A family oriented community with a good school system, low crime rates, and a reasonable cost of living. Peoria is less than three hours form Chicago and St. Louis.
Peoria is a great community that has many of the amenities you find in large cities, including a symphony orchestra, professional theatre companies, a ballet troupe, professional sports, and a civic center, where national acts perform nearly every week. It is the worldwide headquarters of Caterpillar, Inc., and home to Bradley University, which was ranked 3rd among Midwestern comprehensive universities by U.S. News & World Report. Peoria is also notable for what you won't find. Like long commutes, high crime rates, or a high cost of living. All this, along with solid Midwestern values, makes Peoria a family-friendly place to live.
University of Illinois College of Medicine - Peoria (UICOMP) supports a thriving education program with approximately 21 categorical pediatric residents and 32 combined medicine-pediatrics residents. The Department of Pediatrics has 72 faculty members covering most pediatric subspecialties and primary care. The clinical activities of the faculty are primarily concentrated at OSF Children's Hospital of Illinois (CHOI).
CHOI is the primary pediatric teaching facility for UICOMP and is a 127-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services. These programs represent over 100 pediatric sub-specialists in 24 different disciplines, including the largest pediatric surgery program in Illinois. CHOI is the only full service tertiary hospital for children in downstate Illinois. It is a designated Level I Trauma Center, and a Pediatric Critical Care Center, as well as having a Regional Perinatal center, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.
PLEASE CONTACT OR SEND CV To:
Stacey E. Morin, Senior Physician Recruiter
Children’s Hospital of Illinois