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NORTH CAROLINA –Pediatric Faculty Position. The Pediatric Teaching Program at Cone Health, a tertiary care, community teaching hospital in Greensboro, NC, affiliated with the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, seeks an academic hospitalist/general pediatrician to join its expanding full-time faculty of 12 physicians.
The role is that of clinician-educator to residents and students in three clinical venues: attending physician leading a team of pediatric and family medicine trainees on an 18-bed pediatric ward, attending for well term and late preterm babies in newborn nursery with over 6200 deliveries per year, and preceptor in the resident acute care clinic. Call is at-home approximately 5 times a month. Other responsibilities include didactic teaching, mentoring, and quality improvement projects
Other pediatric services in Greensboro include a 4-bed PICU staffed by Pediatric Intensivists, a Pediatric Emergency department, PLUS a newly opened state-of-the-art Women’s and Children’s Hospital with a 45-bed NICU, a Pediatric Subspecialty Center, and an Ambulatory clinic that serves as the home site for the UNC Pediatric Primary Care Residency.
The ideal candidate will be BC/BE in Pediatrics or Med/Peds, possess outstanding clinical skills, teaching expertise, and ideally at least 2-3 years of post-residency clinical experience or fellowship. The FTE is flexible to meet the needs of the program and applicant. Applicants are eligible for a faculty appointment at the UNC School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics at the assistant or associate professor level.
About the area. The Greensboro urban area is the 3rd largest in North Carolina with a population of 300,000 people, county population of 530,000, with a regional population of approximately 1 million. Greensboro offers excellent schools along with numerous parks, multi-cultural and sporting events, including the annual PGA Wyndham Championship, and much more. This family-friendly city is also extremely diverse. For weekend getaways, Greensboro is within easy driving distance to the Blue Ridge Mountains as well as the pristine beaches of NC, SC, and VA.
Please respond with questions, CV and references to: Donna Talbert CONE HEALTH | Medical Group Development O: 336-663-5279 | Donna.Talbert@ConeHealth.com