As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Nemours Children's Specialty Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida is seeking a 6th BC/BE Pediatric Neurologist specializing in Epilepsy Surgery pre-surgical evaluation to join an established NAEC Level 4 pediatric epilepsy surgery center. The program has an epilepsy surgery-trained neurosurgeon with 3 other Pediatric Neurosurgeons, 2 neuropsychologists, 2 neuroradiologists, neurovascular neurosurgeons, the ability to perform PET, fMRI and Wada testing, and a fully equipped pediatric EEG lab. Regular pediatric and adult epilepsy surgery conferences are held with the epilepsy division at the Mayo Clinic and the University of Florida – Jacksonville.
We have an ACGME-accredited Mayo Clinic Florida Child Neurology residency training program with a full trainee complement. Additionally, we train Mayo Clinic adult neurology, Sleep, Neuromuscular Fellows, and neurosurgery fellow with the University of Florida - Jacksonville. We train Pediatric residents at the adjacent Neuroscience Institute at Wolfson Children's Hospital, which is ranked in the Top 50 Programs Nationally by U.S. News and World Report.
Nemours Neurology faculty are appointed to the Mayo Clinic with academic rank commensurate with Mayo Clinic School of Medicine academic criteria. There are opportunities for epilepsy collaboration with Nemours campuses in Delaware and Orlando. Besides epilepsy, there are established neurology programs in sleep, neuromuscular, neurovascular, neuro-oncology, spasticity management and excellent U.F. multidisciplinary neurosurgical expertise.
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Nemours offers an opportunity to develop a multifaceted career path that may include specialized clinical programs, teaching, laboratory and/or clinical research. An extensive intramural program provides funding and support for the development of research programs.
At our three clinic locations in the Jacksonville area, Nemours is a leading provider of pediatric specialty care in north Florida with many of our pediatric specialists regularly recognized as the “Best Doctors in America®.” We offer comprehensive, family-centered care in more than 30 pediatric specialties. Several of those specialties, offered in collaboration with Wolfson Children’s Hospital, have been named among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.