The Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease and Immunology at Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital is seeking a fifth physician to join their clinical faculty. Candidates must be a MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent and Board Eligible / Board Certified in Pediatric Infectious Disease.
The Division includes four academic clinicians who have established programs in antimicrobial stewardship, infection prevention, immunology/immunodeficiency, telemedicine, and global health. Current areas of research are focused on congenital/neonatal infections, primary immunodeficiencies, tuberculosis, and antimicrobial stewardship.
Responsibilities will include:
Clinical care in inpatient and ambulatory settings
Education of resident and medical students
Development of a clinical program to support a growing immunocompromised population, including solid organ transplant and bone marrow transplant patients
Participation in research or quality improvement projects
At 236 beds, Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity and offers 150 pediatric subspecialists in over 30 pediatric specialties. Our educational mission includes training highly competitive pediatric residents and participating in medical student education. We offer an excellent environment for clinical research and quality improvement work. LCH is repeatedly ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report, most recently in eight pediatric specialties for 2020-2021.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 162318
About Atrium Health
At 236 beds, Atrium Health Levine Children's Hospital is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of over 125 pediatric subspecialists in over 25 different pediatric specialties. There are 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. Our educational mission includes a well-regarded Pediatric Residency Program and participating in the teaching of the UNC medical students who spend their 3rd and 4th years at CMC. LCH offers an excellent environment for clinical research and quality improvement work. LCH has been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report in eight pediatric specialties for 2020-2021. The Department of Pediatrics also offers in-patient pediatric services to include hospitalist and neonatology at 6 other Atrium Health hospitals in surrounding communities.
Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas Healthcare System, is an integrated health system of 45 facilities within the states of North... Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. Carolinas Medical Center, which includes Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH), is a major teaching affiliate of UNC at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.
Ideally situated between mountains and beaches, Charlotte, NC has a metropolitan area of 2.4 million that continues to experience rapid growth. Charlotte is the US’s second largest banking center and has a full array of cultural activities and professional sports teams. Charlotte offers excellent public and private school options, and North Carolina is home to several world-class universities.