Applications are invited for a full-time faculty position in pediatric pulmonology, in the Department of Pediatrics of Albany Medical College, and the Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center. We are seeking an outstanding board-certified pediatric pulmonologist to join a comprehensive clinical program dedicated toward the diagnosis and care of children and adolescents with lung disease. Board eligibility or certification in pediatric pulmonology is preferred. The division consists of 2 physicians, and 3 nurse practitioners, as well as a respiratory therapist, social worker, nurses, and dietitian. The division includes a nationally accredited cystic fibrosis research and care center, with between 90 and 100 children with CF, a specialty clinic for bronchopulmonary dysplasia, several outreach sites, and plans are in place for a technology dependent clinic. Flexible bronchoscopy is performed by the faculty of the division.
Albany Medical Center Hospital is a large academic Medical Center in Albany, New York, the state capital. It is a level I Trauma Center and the regional hub for all adult and pediatric specialties. The Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital, which houses a 60 bed NICU, 19 bed PICU, and a new pediatric emergency department that opened in 2018, is the site of inpatient care rendered by the division. Albany Medical College is a private medical school, and a nondiscriminatory AA/EOE institution (minorities and women are encouraged to apply). The successful candidate will enjoy many opportunities for teaching house staff and medical students and will be eligible for a faculty appointment in Albany medical College, rank will be dependent on qualifications, and experience.
Located at the heart of New York’s Capital Region, Albany is a culturally and environmentally diverse area that is home to nearly 1,000,000 residents. The 3 cities of the capital region–Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, and their suburbs offer a range of affordable, safe, and comfortable neighborhoods with quality schools and active community groups. Albany, the capital New York State, is home for the state University in Albany, the School of Public Health, Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, and multiple private colleges, and offers a wide variety of culturally events. It is within easy driving distance to New York City, Boston, and Montréal, as well as the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid, Saratoga, and Lake George. It is a wonderful place to raise the family and enjoy activities related to all 4 seasons. To learn more about the Capital Region, please visit www.AMC.edu/greatplace.
Interesting candidates should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:
Robert Kaslovsky, M.D., Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology 22 New Scotland Ave., MC-88, Albany, New York, 12208 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or Valerie D’Aloia Physician Recruiter Email: email@example.com
(Albany Medical College is a private institution and a non-discriminatory AA/EOE (minorities and women are encouraged to apply).
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 1313
About Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital at Albany Medical Center
Albany Medical Center is northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center and is one of the largest private employers in the Capital Region.
It incorporates the 734-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and the Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists and other healthcare professionals, and which also includes a biomedical research enterprise and the region’s largest physicians practice with 425 doctors. Albany Medical Center works with dozens of community partners to improve the region’s health and quality of life.