Medical Director, Pediatric Critical Care (Associate Professor/Professor)

first_imgThe University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department ofPediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care and the Children’sHeart Program are seeking a Medical Director of Pediatric CardiacCritical Care at an Associate Professor or Professor level. Themedical director will provide clinical and administrativeleadership for the practice of pediatric cardiac critical care andwill share clinical responsibilities with the current pediatriccritical care faculty.The Pediatric Critical Care serves more than 1000 patients per yearwith a 19-bed facility that provides expert multi-disciplinarycare, and an active pediatric critical care transport system. Theten physician service supports an accredited Fellowship program,and is an integral part of resident education. In addition toproviding clinical services for pediatric patients withlife-threatening, complex medical conditions, the critical careservice supports a patient/family-centered culture. With a hearttransplant program and ECMO/VAD programs, the PICU continues to seean increasing volume of cardiac patients.Ranked by US News & World Report for the 3rd consecutive year,the Children’s Heart Program at the University of MarylandChildren’s Hospital provides the most complex medical,interventional and surgical care for patients with congenital heartdisease from infancy through adulthood, addressing a need forextended cardiac care from before birth through adulthood.The successful candidates will have faculty appointments in theDepartment of Pediatrics of the University of Maryland School ofMedicine at academic levels to be determined by experience. TheUniversity of Maryland Medical Center is a major academic tertiarycare center serving Baltimore, the state of Maryland, and the midAtlantic region. As the oldest public medical school in the UnitedStates, the University of Maryland School of Medicine has anestablished tradition of outstanding clinical care, education, andresearch. The Department of Pediatrics is deeply committed topromoting children’s health in the community and across the state,while supporting innovative clinical programs and expandingresearch initiatives.We are located near the downtown Inner Harbor area, just one ofBaltimore’s many outstanding attractions. From fine arts andorchestras to professional sports teams, first-class dining andshopping to a wealth of historical sites, our city offers a fullrange of recreational and cultural opportunities. Washington, D.C.,Philadelphia and even New York City are within easy reach, as wellas beaches to the east and mountains to the west. Educationalexcellence abounds, as do family-friendly neighborhoods and urbanliving options. Visit us online at to learnmore.Qualifications :The ideal candidate would have training in pediatric critical carewith additional training in pediatric cardiology/cardiac criticalcare and at least 5 years of experience working as a pediatriccardiac intensivist. The candidate should have an interest inclinical and translational research.Interested candidates should submit an online application and referto Position # 03-314-480.The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity,Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans andindividuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.last_img

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