The Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking board eligible/board certified (BE/BC) pediatricians for clinically-focused hospitalist positions in the expanding Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford (LPCHS).
LPCHS is one of America's most-technologically advanced, family-friendly and environmentally-sustainable hospital for babies, children and pregnant women with a recent expansion adding 521,000 square feet of space, 149 patient beds, 6 new surgical suites, 3 new imaging units, 4 diagnostic units including a cardiac "hybrid" angiography and neuro-interventional suite, and more than 3.5 acres of healing gardens and green space. As part of this expansion, the PICU transitioned to 36-bed unit.
The faculty in the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine provide a robust clinical service caring for ~1800 critically ill, highly-complex patients per year with a full range of advanced critical care services, including ECMO and multiple organ transplantation. It supports all subspecialty services at LPCHS as a Level 1 Trauma Center, directs the 24/7 Transport and Transfer Center, and houses the Palliative Care program and the Revive resuscitation programs, amongst others. In addition to caring for children in the PICU, Division faculty members are invested in basic, translational, clinical, and quality improvement research. Opportunities to participate in clinical, quality improvement, and educational research are available for PICU hospitalists depending upon individual interests. The education program in the Division includes a vibrant, ACGME-accredited fellowship program with 14 categorical fellows in training over three years.
To qualify for a PICU hospitalist position, candidates must be board-eligible or board-certified in Pediatrics and be eligible for or hold a medical license in California. Successful candidates will be appointed as Clinical Instructors on the Clinician Educator line in the Department of Pediatrics at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
To apply for the position, please submit a current CV and a brief letter of interest to the Division's Chief, Timothy T. Cornell, MD, FAAP, at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University's research, teaching and clinical missions.
Internal Number: Hospitalist2019
About Stanford University Medical Center/Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
The Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking board eligible/board certified (BE/BC) pediatricians for clinically-focused hospitalist positions in the expanding Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford (LPCHS).