Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, located in South Florida, is seeking a fellowship-trained pediatric geneticist to join its team as Chief of the Division of Clinical Genetics. All candidates must be Board Certified by the Medical Board of Genetics and Genomics. The selected physician will join a well-established pediatric genetics practice and will have the opportunity to treat a wide variety of pediatric and adults with metabolic genetic and dysmorphic syndromes in both an outpatient and inpatient setting. All candidates should have a proven track record of academic excellence and strong indicators/references of leadership ability. Candidates interested in leading a comprehensive clinical genetics program to include congenital programs and adult care are encouraged to apply.
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is part of Memorial Healthcare System which offers ample resources for academic pursuits, spanning from clinical research through to basic science investigation, via affiliations with nearby universities. The System received institutional ACGME accreditation in August 2015 and welcomed its first class of pediatric residents in 2018. For more information about the residency program and to see affiliated medical schools please visit http://gme.mhs.net.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital (JDCH) is a 226-bed free-standing children’s hospital located in Hollywood, Broward County, Florida. As one of six hospitals in one of the largest public health systems in the country, Memorial Healthcare System, JDCH delivers nearly 14,000 babies per year and has 132 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit beds in three of its hospitals. Memorial also has three pediatric emergency departments.
JDCH has robust high-risk and congenital programs including a US News and World Report ranked pediatric Cardiology and Heart Surgery Program, one of only two in the state who do heart transplants. JDCH’s Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine program is ranked by US News as number one in Florida and is one of the largest programs in the southeastern United States.
JDCH serves over 375,000 children per year and our services continue to grow with our new specialty center/ambulatory surgery center in Palm Beach County. JDCH combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. JDCH offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.
About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
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About Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is one of the region's leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere. A full-service hospital, we treat minor illnesses, trauma-related accidents and some of the most complex medical conditions. Established in 1992, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital combines advanced technology and the expertise of the largest, most diverse group of board-certified pediatric specialists in the region. With its summer 2011 expansion, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital now has 226 beds and is South Florida's newest freestanding children's hospital. The hospital is staffed 24 hours a day by world-class pediatricians, pediatric specialists, specialty-trained nurses and ancillary support staff. Today, more than 650 physicians are on the medical staff.