Assistant Professor, Academic Clinician, Pediatric Adolescent Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD
College / University
Internal Number: CHOP-044a
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 an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track.
Teaching responsibilities may include participation in clinical education of medical students, residents, and fellows as a member of the Craig-Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine.
Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient and outpatient primary and specialty care in Adolescent Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. 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. Unique opportunities are available for applicants interested in an expanding Eating Disorder program. Leadership positions in these clinical areas may also be available.
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, weight regulation, depression and suicide.
Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
About Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) continued its 15-year streak of being ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the United States. CHOP was ranked No. 2 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals. When you bring your children to CHOP, you can be confident they will receive the best care in the country.
U.S. News also evaluated programs in 10 specialty areas. We are proud that CHOP was listed among the top seven programs in each of the 10 ranked specialties for 2019-20, and seven of our specialties are ranked first, second or third. No other pediatric hospital in our region has ever been named to the U.S. News Honor Roll.
It is the recognition of CHOP’s excellence and expertise across the broad spectrum of services — even when we care for the most complex and sickest children — that led to our place on the Honor Roll. The quality of our care and treatments, superior nurse-patient ratios, commitment to safety, emphasis on family-