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Developmental Pediatrician- Ottawa, Ontario
June 5, 2018

DEVELOPMENTAL PEDIATRICIAN
Full Time Position Commencing July 1, 2018
Developmental Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre, University of Ottawa

The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and the University of Ottawa are pediatric health and research centres that aim to provide outstanding family-centered patient care, pioneering breakthrough research, and excellence in training the health care professionals of tomorrow. The Department of Pediatrics is a dynamic department serving a large geographical area with a population base of 1.8 million. In addition, with the proximity to Quebec and the availability of bilingual services, children from Western Quebec are referred and treated at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario.

The Department of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario is seeking a Developmental Pediatrician for a full time position starting July 1, 2018. The Developmental Pediatrics team is located at the newly amalgamated Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario - Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre, an academic tertiary pediatric health center affiliated with the University of Ottawa.

The successful physician will join a team of three Developmental specialists and a Pediatric Physiatrist, in providing clinical and teaching services relating to the care of children with developmental and/or physical disabilities.

The applicant must have a fellowship in Pediatrics from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or equivalent, and have subspecialty training in Developmental Pediatrics. Preference will be given to candidates with further training and expertise in medical education or research. Academic rank and remuneration will be commensurate with training and experience.

CHEO-OCTC and the University of Ottawa are both committed to Employment Equity and welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals, including aboriginal people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. In accordance with the Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

Qualified candidates should submit their CV and 3 references to:

Dr. Ciarán M. Duffy
Chief of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Professor and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa
Email: kboucher@cheo.on.ca

 

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician- Seattle, WA
May 31, 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.

Seattle Children’s Hospital, a 344-bed facility that offers over 60 pediatric subspecialties, is the pediatric teaching facility for University of Washington School of Medicine and is consistently ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report and Child Magazines. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Seattle Children’s fifth in the nation overall and ranked all 10 of the hospitals specialty programs in the top 20 in its 2017-2018 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. Seattle Children’s is one of just six hospitals in the nation ranked in the top 20 for all 10 specialty programs.

Developmental Pediatrician or Physiatrist-Neuromotor Disorders - Vancouver, BC
May 27, 2018

BC Children’s Hospital/Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
University of British Columbia
Regular Full Time

 

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
Regular Full-Time
Competition #DEVF-1.0-07
Vancouver, BC

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
Columbia.

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
Email: nlanphear@cw.bc.ca

For more information on all that the PHSA has to offer, please visit: jobs.phsa.ca

For more information about BC Children’s Hospital, please visit the website at: 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.

 

Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics Faculty Position
April 19, 2018

              Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics Faculty Position
Nationwide Children’s Hospital and
the Department of Pediatrics
at The Ohio State University College of Medicine
 

The Section of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics currently consists of 7 clinical faculty and 4 nurse practitioners who work closely with Pediatric Psychology and other disciplines to provide interprofessional care for children with a wide range of emotional, behavioral and developmental disorders. Areas of expertise include Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Down Syndrome, Myelomeningoele, William Syndrome, and Neonatal Follow Up. Our Child Development Center and Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders provide state of the art evaluation and treatment services for children with ASD and their families. The Section leads numerous quality improvement projects at the local, state, and national levels designed to improve clinical outcomes and reduce avoidable harm and is a member of the Autism Learning Network (ALN).

The Section of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics has a robust fellowship program that is integrated with The Ohio State University’s Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Program. Our Section is also committed to providing high quality developmental behavioral pediatrics training to Nationwide Childrens’ residents.

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded free-standing pediatric research facilities in the U.S., supporting basic, clinical, translational and health services research at Nationwide Children’s. Fellows and faculty have the opportunity to collaborate with numerous centers of excellence including the Center for Biobehavioral Health, Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, and the Center for Population Health and Equity Research. Our Child Development Center Research Program is a site within the Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network, the Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health, and SPARK Clinical Site Network. Additionally, we are participants in several multi-site, federally funded clinical research projects focused on autism.

Our faculty work closely with Nationwide Children’s Big Lots Behavioral Health Service Line which provides a broad spectrum of inpatient and outpatient behavioral health care. In 2020, Nationwide Children’s will open the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion, the largest comprehensive facility in America dedicated to children and adolescents with behavioral health conditions. The new facility will include 66 inpatient beds, a crisis evaluation center with observation beds, a crisis stabilization unit and outpatient programs.

Qualified candidates for this position will possess board certification in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and possess expertise in the evaluation and treatment of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities. Essential skills include excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to lead interprofessional teams, and experience providing excellence in clinical care.

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 list of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease.

To apply or discuss this opportunity, please submit your CV via email to:

Rebecca A. Baum, MD
Chief, Section of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Rebecca.Baum@NationwideChildrens.org