Weill Cornell Medicine NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens Director of Neonatology
The Department of Pediatrics of Weill Cornell Medicine in partnership with NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group/Queens is seeking a Director of Neonatology for NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. This unit is linked academically and operationally to the academic division of neonatology at Weill Cornell. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced neonatologist with an interest in leading a growing team of faculty and a NICU that is a key element of a child health network focused on excellence in patient care, research and education. Applicants must be Board Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.
NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens, a 535-bed tertiary facility that provides care for residents throughout Queens and beyond and is situated in a culturally and ethnically diverse area. An academic affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College and the Komansky Children’s Hospital/NYP, NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens has a full complement of ACGME training programs, and is integrated into the residency program in pediatrics at the Komansky Children’s Hospital. In addition, the hospital is a site for rotations for medical student from Weill Cornell Medical College. NYPQ delivers over 4,000 newborns per year. The NICU is an 18-bed Level III certified unit, with 700 discharges annually, staffed by six (6) neonatologists, six (6) Physician Assistants, a team of skilled NICU nurses, including a certified neonatal critical care RN, and additional ancillary support services. Medical and surgical sub-specialty consults are provided by faculty from the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell. Several of these specialists are primarily at NYPQ (Pulmonary, Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Neurology) while others are available from the Komansky Children’s Hospital in Manhattan.
The selected candidate will be an employee of Weill Cornell Medicine and hold an academic appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College. She/he will report to the chief of the Division of Neonatology at Weill Cornell and the site chief of Pediatrics at NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and credentials.
Please send CV to Lynne Zeman, Physician Recruiter, NewYork-Presbyterian, LMK9015@nyp.org.
Diversity is one of Weill Cornell Medicine’s core values and is essential to achieving excellence in patient care, research, and education. We welcome applications from candidates who share our commitment to fostering a culture of fairness, equity, and belonging. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens, located in Flushing, is the largest voluntary hospital in Queens and serves patients throughout the borough and beyond. It is situated in a culturally and ethnically diverse area. This 535-bed tertiary facility is an academic affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, and has been an integral part of the community since 1957 with active services in all medical and surgical disciplines. NYP/Queens is the major teaching site for Pediatric and OB/GYN residents of NewYork/Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. In addition NYP/Queens faculty participate in the education and training of Weill Cornell Medical College students.