The faculty in this position will lead the development and expansion of clinical services in adolescent medicine. The clinical service is supported by full time medical social workers, dietitians, and dedicated nursing staff. The department has 2 pediatric psychologists and 1 adolescent medicine faculty. WMed has a fully accredited psychiatry residency program and 2 child and adolescent psychiatrists who work closely and collaboratively with the pediatrics department to provide consultation services. The faculty in this position will lead the development, implementation and ongoing monitoring of adolescent medicine training of pedatric and medicine-pediatric residents.
The pediatric residency program is a fully accredited program with all sub-specialty care and tertiary care capabilities
The pediatric residency program has 24 residents and medicine-pediatrics program has 16 residents
Up to 7 weeks of PTO annually
State-of-the-art simulation center
Established Center for Clinical Research allows opportunities and resources for developing clinical research programs; candidates with an interest in adolescent eating disorders and/or adolescent gynecology are highly encouraged to apply
The ideal candidate should have strong interest and passion for medical student and resident education and scholarship. Active and engaged participation in medical school and residency administration are expected. Leadership and organizational skills are desirable attributes. Candidate must be board eligible or board certified in Adolescent Medicine.
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