The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of Florida is seeking a full-time Clinical Assistant/Associate/Professor. This is 1.0 FTE non-tenure/tenure accruing position. Individuals with strong clinical skills and interest in a development of a clinical program, as well as involvement in an active, accredited fellowship training program with strong emphasis on education are highly desired.
Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida. Applicants must also be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics or the appropriate subspecialty, or be currently enrolled in a fellowship program in Pediatric Gastroenterology.
The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology currently consists of six pediatric gastroenterologists, in addition to an advanced nurse practitioner, physician assistant, four nurses and a dietician. Our division is nationally ranked as one of The Best Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. We have a long-standing ACGME-accredited fellowship program, and enjoy strong collaboration with Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric and Interventional Radiology, and Adult Gastroenterology. Our specialty clinics include Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Hepatobiliary, Feeding Aversion, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, and Liver Transplant. Shands Children’s Hospital at University of Florida currently has 192 beds including 38 NICU (level II and III), 24 PICU beds, plus a separate 22 bed pediatric cardiac ICU. We have our own free-standing pediatric Emergency Room and boast over 13 pediatric subspecialties in the department. UF Pediatric GI attracts patients from all over the state of Florida, southern Georgia, as well as other states in the southeast US and Caribbean.
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida is the premier academic medical center for children in Florida, and hosts a broad range of NIH-funded biomedical scientists and clinical researchers who benefit from robust institutional support. There is an abundance of research opportunities and possibilities for collaboration throughout the University.
Gainesville is a charming city and home to the University of Florida. The area is known for its natural beauty, with many springs, lakes and rivers. The mild climate encourages outdoor activities and residents enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, bicycling and camping. Culturally, the city is enriched by the influence of the university. The population of Gainesville is approximately 111,000 with a surrounding population of 250,000. We have a diverse culture, excellent public schools, low cost of living and no state income tax. Gainesville has its own airport and is a two hours drive to major cities including Orlando, Tampa, and Jacksonville. . In 2016 The University of Florida was selected as the highest ranked university in Florida and the sixth highest ranked public institution in the U.S, according to Money Magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money”.
Interested candidates should apply online or send a Letter of Interest and Curriculum Vitae to:
Arman Razavipour, MBA University of Florida—College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics email@example.com
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
About University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
UF Health encompasses the University of Florida Health Science Center (HSC)—the Southeast’s most comprehensive academic health center—and the Shands family of hospitals and services. With campuses in Gainesville and Jacksonville, UF Health includes six health colleges, six research institutes, two teaching hospitals, two specialty hospitals and a host of physician medical practices and outpatient... services throughout north central and northeast Florida. Our mission is to promote health through outstanding and high-quality patient care; innovative and rigorous educations in health professions and biomedical sciences; and high-impact research across the spectrum of basic, translational and clinical investigation.
In addition to the colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions and Veterinary Medicine, the system also encompasses six research institutes: the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, the McKnight Brain Institute, the Genetics Institute, the UF Health Cancer Center, the Institute on Aging and the Emerging Pathogens Institute.
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is a hospital within a hospital on the UF Health Shands campus. UF physicians treat patients from throughout Florida and the United States. We represent the only quaternary-care academic pediatric center in North Florida, and our physicians offer some of the most specialized pediatric programs for the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of complex conditions.
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital has 167 beds, including fully-equipped pediatric and neonatal intensive care units. UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is part of the Children’s Miracle Network alliance of premier hospitals for children. Our hospital was ranked in the Top 50 Best Children’s Hospitals in 7 specialties in 2014-2015 by U.S. News & World Report.
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida—College of Medicine is the premier academic medical center for children in northern Florida, and hosts a broad range of NIH-funded biomedical scientists and clinical researchers who benefit from robust institutional support. There is an abundance of research opportunities and possibilities for collaboration throughout the university.
Gainesville is a university community located in North Central Florida, midway between the Atlantic coast and the Gulf of Mexico. The area is known for its natural beauty, with many springs, lakes and rivers. The climate encourages outdoor activities and residents enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, bicycling and camping. Culturally, the city is enriched by the influence of the University. The population of Gainesville is approximately 111,000 with a surrounding population of 220,000. We have a diverse culture, excellent public schools, low cost of living and no state income tax. There are 2 international airports within an easy drive. For the past 8 years Gainesville has been voted among the Top 12 “Most Livable Cities in the Nation” by Money Magazine.