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Pediatrics Hospitalist (Nocturnist) -Health Sciences series
University of California Los Angeles
Location: Los Angeles, California
Type: Full Time
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 4156767
Pediatrics Hospitalist (Nocturnist) -Health Sciences series University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF08100
The Department of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) at UCLA seeks individuals with strong clinical and teaching skills who are board certified/board eligible in general pediatrics to serve as a pediatric hospitalist. This is a full-time position. Candidates will be hired as faculty in the clinical professor series within DGSOM and will have the opportunity for career development and mentorship in the areas of medical education, quality improvement, and other scholarly endeavors.
The primary need is for nighttime coverage of pediatric inpatients in an academic setting supervising pediatric residents, and providing consultation services to the emergency department, surgical services, and more. For those with prior experience or fellowship training, opportunities are also available for daytime coverage of the inpatient teaching service in combination with the nighttime coverage as described above. Occasional weeks on nonteaching subspecialty services may be included. Candidates must have a strong interest in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as in engaging in scholarly work that will lead to academic promotion. The position will be based at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital (Westwood) and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center, both of which are core teaching sites for the pediatric residency program. Salary is competitive and benefits include health/dental/vision insurance, retirement, dependent care FSA, and more. Individuals must be licensed or eligible to be licensed in California. UCLA has a strong commitment to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion and welcomes applicants who share these values.
Cultural North Star: The shared values of the DGSOM are expressed in the Cultural North Star, which was developed by members of our community and affirms our unswerving commitment to doing what's right, making things better, and being kind. These are the standards to which we hold ourselves, and one another. Please read more about this important DGSOM program at https://medschool.ucla.edu/cultural-north-star.
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