The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Neurology, at the Yale School of Medicine is seeking an outstanding senior pediatric epileptologist to direct the Pediatric Epilepsy Program. The Chief of Pediatric Epilepsy is expected to build new clinical and research programs. The Chief will lead ongoing efforts to expand pediatric, neonatal, and ICU video/EEG monitoring; the ketogenic diet and VNS programs; and the epilepsy surgery program. Extensive infrastructure for the expansion of clinical programs and research is provided. Outstanding recommendations and evidence of research productivity, clinical excellence, and leadership are required.
The chief of pediatric epilepsy will lead an existing team of 3 fellowship-trained and BC/BE pediatric epileptologists. The pediatric epilepsy program has dedicated epilepsy surgeons, neuropsychologists, nursing, nutrition and social work support. The Section of Pediatric Neurology has 12 faculty members with leading programs and multidisciplinary clinics and has repeatedly been ranked by US News and World Report . The full-time academic appointment will be at the Associate Professor or Professor level in the Yale School of Medicine, depending on the applicant’s qualifications. Requirements include an MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree; eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Connecticut; and board eligibility or certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology. The applicant should have completed subspecialty training in epilepsy and be certified in clinical neurophysiology (ABPN or ABCN or equivalent). A generous benefits package includes tuition remission for qualified dependents.
Interested applicants should submit Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter and a list of 3 References to: http://apply.interfolio.com/46441
Please address inquiries to Clifford Bogue, MD, Chair of the Yale Department of Pediatrics, PO Box 208064, New Haven, CT 06520, email: email@example.com.
Yale University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
This position is available beginning July 1, 2019 and will remain open until filled.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Peds-33C
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