The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for two academic pediatric gastroenterology faculty members. The UC Davis Children's Hospital is based on the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento, California and serves a population of over 1 million children in the Northern California Central Valley and Western Nevada regions. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.
The position is open at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank (commensurate with credentials) in the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. The candidates will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, and research activities of the Department of Pediatrics and serve on certain departmental committees. The candidates will be expected to do clinical service at participating regional hospitals.
Specific responsibilities include:
Provide care for patients with a variety of gastrointestinal disorders
Act as a consultant to other services as needed
Attend inpatient, outpatient and hospital based clinics at both the UCDMC campus and the Shriner's Hospital for Children
Teach pediatric residents during their gastroenterology rotation.
Teach medical students during their general pediatric and/or gastroenterology rotations
Research and publication training including grant funding (if applicable)
Provide both formal didactic sessions and clinical supervision for students and housestaff.
Serve as junior medical student preceptor on a rotational basis of every 1 - 2 years.
Participate in section and departmental meetings, conferences, hospital and departmental committees.
This position may, at times, require the incumbent to work with or be in areas where hazardous materials and/or infectious diseases are present. Specific hazards of the position may include but are not limited to exposure to patients with infections.
The candidates must have the following experience/qualifications:
M.D. or D.O.
Successful completion of an approved pediatric residency training program
Fellowship in Gastroenterology
Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics and Pediatric Gastroenterology
Eligibility for a California Medical License
Proven excellence in clinical care, education, and administrative experience is required.
The experience or ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment.
For full consideration applications should be received by December 15, 2017; however the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2018. Completed applications include CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching and Statement of Contributions to Diversity. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01968
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UC Davis Children’s Hospital is a world-class pediatric hospital devoted to the health of babies, children and adolescents. Because we’re an academic medical center, we benefit from a full-time physician staff, many of whom are members of the faculty of the UC Davis School of Medicine.
With over 120 physicians in 33 pediatric subspecialties, UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the most comprehensiv...e pediatric hospital in the Sacramento region, offering compassionate, family-centered care in a healing environment.