Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Faculty Position University of Alabama at Birmingham
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) is seeking a board certified/board eligible pediatric physiatrist to join a dynamic academic work environment with opportunities for inpatient and outpatient practice in close collaboration with other pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists. The position will provide appointments in the Departments of Pediatrics and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) and offer ample opportunity for training of medical students and residents.
The UAB Departments of Pediatrics and PM&R are consistently among the top NIH funded departments in their respective areas nationally. Children's of Alabama, the primary practice location for pediatric services at UAB, is one of the ten busiest children's hospitals in the country. Our division collaborates with other state agencies and community organizations to serve children with disabilities. Together with children and family members, the UAB Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine serves as an advocate for children with disabilities with the goal that each child will be able to achieve the highest level of independent functioning possible. In partnership with the UAB/Lakeshore Research Collaborative the division works to develop and evaluate new programmatic and service efforts and supportive technologies, and seeks to identify and develop meaningful alternatives that improve life for people who have or will face chronic disabling conditions. For more information about the Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, visit our website at https://www.uab.edu/medicine/peds/divisions/rehabilitation-medicine.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. A record of interdisciplinary collaboration is desirable. The ideal candidate will qualify for an appointment at the Assistant of Associate level within UAB and will be an MD, DO, or MD/PhD who is licensed or eligible for license in the state of Alabama. Salary and tenure status are negotiable based on experience and current academic achievements.
The UAB Department of Pediatrics has nationally recognized expertise and firmly established multidisciplinary programs. This position will provide opportunities for growth of divisional programs as well as opportunities for collaboration with other distinguished programs within UAB.
Interested applicants should submit a CV and letter of interest at the link below:
For further information, please contact: Drew Davis, MD Division Director email@example.com or 205-638-2929
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment. In addition, physicians and other clinical faculty candidates who will be employed by the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation (UAHSF) or other UAB Medicine entities must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen to be hired.