Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is seeking a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor level board-certified/board-eligible pediatrician to join a dynamic, established, academic Division of General Pediatrics. The Division provides clinical care in Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and the Doernbecher Westside Clinic in Beaverton. Doernbecher is a 151 bed modern state-of-the-art facility on the Oregon Health & Science University campus and serves as the tertiary and quaternary referral center for all of Oregon and SW Washington. Doernbecher is a comprehensive children’s hospital and a world-class health research center for basic, clinical, and translational research. There are a wealth of opportunities for advocacy and community partnerships.
Oregon Health & Science University is located in the midst of thriving downtown Portland, Oregon. Portland is an easily navigable city in picturesque surroundings, ranking as one of the best places to live in the U.S.
Function/Duties of Position
General Pediatricians provide direct clinical care for over 12,000 infants, children, and adolescents in the ambulatory setting, and provide inpatient service to newborns in the Mother-Baby Unit. Division members are active in developing and supporting family-centered care principles, and demonstrate excellence in communication with families and sub-specialty providers. The division is extensively involved in providing and leading educational endeavors for pediatric residents and medical students.
This position is for 1.0 FTE and will be based primarily at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.
Must be eligible for Oregon medical license
Must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics
Must have excellent communication skills and enjoy working collaboratively with families and other healthcare providers
Internal Number: Requisition ID 2021-7665
About Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)
Doernbecher Children’s Hospital (DCH) is a 151-bed modern state-of-the art facility on the Oregon Health & Science University campus and serves as the tertiary and quaternary referral center for all of Oregon and SW Washington.
• OHSU is a world-class health research center for basic, clinical and translational research
• For the sixth consecutive year, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital ranks among the best children’s hospitals in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals
• OHSU was listed first and Doernbecher second in the Portland Business Journal’s 2015 rankings of health care companies