The Division of Neonatology at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine manages the clinical care of neonates, teaches fellows, residents and medical students, and conducts research. The Division members attend high risk deliveries, provide 24-hour care for premature and critically ill newborns and infants, supports a critical care transport team, and an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) team, and a whole body cooling team to manage infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy. USF Neonatology is a participant in the Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative, whose mission is to improve Florida's maternal and infant health outcomes through assuring quality perinatal care for all of Florida's women and infants. The division is currently seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor of Neonatology. Candidates must be Board Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine or eligible, as well as have obtained a Florida medical license. For the rank of Associate Professor, candidates must have a minimum of six years of experience caring for neonates at the Assistant Professor level. Rank commensurate with credentials and experience. Salary is negotiable.
The University of South Florida is a high-impact, global research university located in beautiful Tampa Bay on Florida's spectacular west coast. It is one of the largest public universities in the nation, and among the top 50 universities, public or private, for federal research expenditures. The university is one of only four Florida public universities classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a distinction attained by only 2.3 percent of all universities. At the heart of USF is a vibrant, diverse and engaged student body. More than 47,000 students are enrolled in the USF System, a system of three separately accredited institutions – USF Tampa, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee – with an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $3.7 billion. The university's main Tampa campus is home to USF Health, including the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health and Pharmacy.
Tampa General Hospital is an 1,018-bed teaching hospital affiliated with the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. It is a private not-for-profit hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in West Central Florida serving a dozen counties with a population in excess of 4 million. In addition to being a Level One Trauma Center, it also has a Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The Jennifer Leigh Muma Neonatal Intensive Care Unit holds 82 beds, and is part of one of just 12 Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Centers designated by the State of Florida to deliver the highest level of medical care to premature and sick infants and to women with high-risk pregnancies.
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About University of South Florida
USF Health's mission is to envision and implement the future of health. It is the partnership of the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, the College of Nursing, the College of Public Health, the College of Pharmacy, the School of Biomedical Sciences and the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences; and the USF Physician’s Group. USF is a global research university ranked 34th in federal research expenditures for public universities.