The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology at the University of Michigan is recruiting a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor/Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Professor of Pediatric Pulmonology with strong clinical and teaching skills. The rank of the selected candidate will depend upon candidate's qualifications. Candidates must be BC/BE in Pediatric Pulmonology.
The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology is currently comprised of ten board-certified pediatric pulmonologists (one of whom who is also board-certified in sleep) and four nurse practitioners. The Division provides inpatient care for children at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor. In addition to caring for patients on the pediatric pulmonary service, the Division provides care for a 10-bed Stable Ventilator Unit and consult services to the pediatric and neonatal intensive care units, pediatric cardiothoracic unit, subspecialty services and general pediatrics service.
The Division is responsible for a busy outpatient practice that cares for patients with asthma, cystic fibrosis, BPD, chronic respiratory failure, primary ciliary dyskinesia, congenital lung abnormalities, neuromuscular and aerodigestive disorders, interstitial lung disease and other pulmonary illnesses. Worthy of special mention are the Cystic Fibrosis Center, which cares for 263 children, the Home Ventilator Program, which cares for 213 patients receiving technology-assisted home care, and the Pediatric Asthma Wellness Program. In addition, we have a state-of- the-art pulmonary function laboratory, a full sleep lab and a very active bronchoscopy service. The Division also staffs clinics in Northville, Brighton, Ypsilanti, Flint, Grand Rapids and Mt, Pleasant. Candidates will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows and quality improvement. Participation in research, including CF clinical trials, is also supported. Pediatric pulmonologists with experience in sleep disorders are encouraged to apply.
The new C.S. Mott Children's Hospital opened in 2011. The 1.1 million square foot hospital includes a 9-story outpatient wing and a 12-story inpatient wing with 298 beds, including 48 private NICU rooms, 45 pediatric intensive care and cardiothoracic unit beds, 16 operating rooms, and two interventional radiology rooms. C.S. Mott Children's Hospital at the University of Michigan Health System is nationally recognized for excellence in clinical services, research, and education. C.S. Mott is nationally ranked in all of the evaluated categories including cardiology and heart surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, nephrology, orthopedics, gastroenterology and GI surgery, cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, pulmonology and urology.
Ann Arbor, Michigan is consistently voted one of the best places to live, work and play in the United States. The City of Ann Arbor is home to the University of Michigan — one of the finest universities in the world and premier medical schools in the country. Nestled along the banks of the Huron River and located 45 miles west of downtown Detroit, Ann Arbor offers a unique blend of city sophistication and small-town charm that appeals to students and professionals, singles and families. It is an ethnically diverse and culturally rich Midwestern community that attracts visitors and residents from all over the world. In addition to more than 300 restaurants that feature cuisine from around the world, Ann Arbor offers a multitude of local festivals and events, performing arts, collegiate sports and parks for hiking, biking and water sports. Within a short drive, there are inland lakes and several small towns that offer shopping, restaurants and fun places to play. Chelsea, Dexter, Dixboro, Milan, Plymouth and Saline are perfect destinations for an afternoon of exploring. Ann Arbor is only a few hours away from the beautiful sandy beaches of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron and the ski slopes of northern Michigan.
Interested candidates please direct a CV to: Marc Hershenson, MD, Director, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 1150 W. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5688, Phone: 734-936-4200; Fax: 734-764-3200; e-mail email@example.com
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Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department Pediatrics, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status. The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.