The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Adolescent Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for a Full Professor position in the non-tenure academic-clinician track. The successful applicant will be accomplished in the area of Pediatrics or Internal Medicine with a focus on Adolescent Medicine. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and clinical care. Board certified/eligible in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine and Adolescent Medicine is required.
The position will be responsible for inpatient and outpatient primary and specialty care in Adolescent Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and participate in clinical education of medical students, residents and fellows as a member of the Craig-Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine. Multiple sites of practice are available including a primary care practice, specialty care satellite locations and inpatient units at CHOP and a behavioral health hospital. Multiple opportunities for collaborative clinical research are available related to continuous quality improvement, health services, minority health, resiliency, STDs/HIV, pregnancy prevention, smoking, gender, eating disorders, obesity, depression and suicide. Experience in leadership preferred as leadership positions in these clinical areas may also be available.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/ Women/ Individuals with disabilities/ Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: UPEN-467
About Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children. Since our start in 1855, CHOP has been the birthplace for countless breakthroughs and dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. Built on a foundation of delivering safe, high-quality, family-centered care, the Hospital has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved countless children’s lives. Today, families facing complex conditions come to CHOP from all over the world, and our compassionate care and innovation has repeatedly earned us a spot on the U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of the nation's best children's hospitals.
The Perelman School of Medicine is recognized worldwide for its superior education and training of the next generation of physician-scientists and future leaders of academic medicine. With a top five ranking from US News and World Report, the nation's oldest medical school is indeed one of it