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Professor and Chair - New York City
November 9, 2018

                  Professor and Chair
                  Weill Cornell Medicine & Hospital for Special Surgery
                  New York, New York

The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and the Department of Physiatry at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) are seeking a board certified or board eligible pediatric physiatrist for a joint faculty position. The successful candidate will expand a small existing pediatric PM&R practice at Weill Cornell/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, and establish a pediatric PM&R service at HSS. The position will combine clinical care, teaching of residents, fellows and medical students, and opportunities for clinical research. A pediatric rehabilitation fellowship is well-established at the NYP/Columbia campus jointly with Blythedale Children’s Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and we anticipate expansion of the fellowship to include rotations at HSS and/or Weill Cornell at the appropriate time.

The patient population will include children with cerebral palsy, other neurological disorders, and children with other disabling illnesses or injuries. A close working relationship with the pediatric orthopedic surgery division at HSS is planned. The position will focus on ambulatory care, with some component of hospital-based consultation. Dr. Heakyung Kim serves as the Director of Pediatric PM&R for the Columbia/Cornell departments of rehabilitation medicine.

The pediatric physiatrist will join more than 35 full-time physiatrists at HSS and Weill Cornell, and collaborate with three full-time pediatric physiatrists at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

This position will include an academic appointment at Weill Cornell Medical College commensurate with experience and academic accomplishment.

Interested candidates should contact:

Joel Stein, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
(212) 305-4818
Jos7021@med.cornell.edu

Or

Joel Press, MD
Chair, Department of Physiatry
Hospital for Special Surgery
And
Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
PressJ@hss.edu

 

 

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician- Seattle, WA
October 5, 2018

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician
University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital
Seattle, WA

 

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital seek a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician to join the faculty as a Clinician-Educator or Full Time Clinical Faculty at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, without tenure. This opportunity is ideal for a candidate seeking a career that balances clinical and teaching interests across a variety of clinical settings.

The Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics is made up of faculty and associates with diverse academic and advocacy interests. The successful candidate will have flexible opportunities to collaborate within and across disciplines in clinical, teaching and research activities consistent with their own professional interests; they may continue or develop specific areas of expertise. The individual may also choose to pursue active leadership roles in policy and program development. Other highlights include the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) program, the SCH and UW Autism Centers, and the UW Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) / University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD).

The successful candidate must possess an MD, DO or equivalent, be BC in Pediatrics and BC/BE in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.

Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Advocates for the health and well-being and provides exemplary clinical care of children/youth with special health care needs and their families.
• Collaborates with division faculty and other staff at Seattle Children’s Hospital to provide coordination of services for children and families between CHDD and the Division of Developmental Medicine programs.
• Precepts pediatric and other trainees at all levels in clinic and inpatient service.
• Assists the Division Chief with quality improvement and other administrative responsibilities for the Division of Developmental Medicine as requested.

For additional information or to provide recommendations, please contact: Jennifer Schaulin, Vice President, MillicanSolutions, at: Jennifer.Schaulin@millicansolutions.com or (682)223-5782.

The University of Washington School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics supports a thriving education program with approximately 115 pediatric residents and more than 50 fellowships each year. The Department of Pediatrics has more than 225 academic faculty and 350 clinical faculty who teach medical students, house officers, research fellows, and practicing physicians.

PMR Physician
September 17, 2018

PMR Physician
Shriners Hospital for Children

Chicago, IL

Shriners Hospital for Children, Chicago is growing and in need of a BC/BE physiatrist with a specialty in pediatrics to add to our team.

Sue Mukherjee, our Pediatric physiatrist is former fellowship director from RIC/Shirley Ryan Ability lab. She takes over a long standing and world renowned spinal cord injury rehab and research program from Larry Vogel.

The program offers all levels of care including inpatient, day rehab (intensive outpatient) and outpatient rehab. (In a cozy/intimate setting) In addition to PT, OT and Speech, child life and recreation therapy are active in treatment plans, and there is a pool onsite as well as the latest in rehab technology equipment.

In addition to SCI rehab, we offer interdisciplinary care for other acute neurologic and trauma conditions, as well as post orthopedic surgery rehab for children with neurologic conditions such as CP, spina bifida and arthrogryposis.

Outpatient rehab clinics with multidisciplinary care are available for neuromuscular conditions, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, arthrogryposis, brachial plexus injury and SCI. There are opportunities for procedures with operating room and sedation room on site with support staff. [Gait lab (movement analysis center) research and clinic activity is encouraged.]

We have a desire to build a consulting service at partner children hospitals to further develop inpatient rehab referrals.


We offer health benefits from day one of employment therefore eliminating the need for COBRA. We offer health, dental, vision, ST and LT disability and other voluntary benefits as well as three retirement plans.

Please forward your cv for immediate consideration to Colleen McCamis, cmccamis@shrinenet.org; 813-518-7689 New Grads are welcomed to apply!

To read more about Shriners, go to http://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.