Assistant Professor of Clinical - Pediatrics (Child and Adolescent Health) at University of Miami in Miami, Florida

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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

- General Pediatrician in the Division
Child and Adolescent Health

The position is as general pediatric provider in the Division of Child and Adolescent Health.

The duties will include but not be exclusive to:

  • Serving as the Primary Care provider for a panel of patients

  • Supervising pediatric residents in PAC practice.

  • Developing and building a pediatric practice

  • Staying current with general pediatric literature

  • Participating in the academic mission of the Department of Pediatrics

  • Publishing at least once a year (journal, Miami Herald, other newspapers, abstract, poster, etc)

  • Mentoring residents in presenting (staff conference, paper, abstract, poster, etc)

  • Potentially developing, completing, and publishing, clinical research project

  • Developing and/or participating in QI projects

  • Night call commensurate with the others in the division.

  • Helping to interview potential resident candidates

  • Maintaining a valid Florida medical license

  • Maintaining a valid DEA license

  • Marketing opportunities as determined by the division director

Any other duties - clinical or administrative as necessary support the division.

Other possible opportunities include:

  • Clinical research within the clinical work.

  • Grant application for funded research

  • University or Medical School or Departmental Committee work

Percentage of Effort for this position will be as follows:

  • 95% at UHealth Pediatrics PAC

  • 5% Education

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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