Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville is seeking an candidate to fill a full-time, non-tenure track position in the Division of Pediatric Genetics at the Pediatric MultiSpecialty outpatient clinic and inpatient at Wolfson Children's Hospital and UF Health Jacksonville.
This position will report to the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Genetics and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville.
Responsibilities will included providing pediatric genetic clinical care to patients in both an inpatient and outpatient settings in Jacksonville in conjunction with genetic counselors. Evaluate, diagnose, and manage children with genetic conditions. Participate in on-call schedules as assigned. Teach and supervise residents, fellows, and medical students as assigned. Participate on committees to represent the Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Pediatric Genetics as required. Attend Department faculty meetings and Divisional conferences as required. Interest in metabolic appreciated but not required.
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Negotiable base on experience and academic appointment.
Applicants must possess a MD/DO degree and possess or be eligible for a Florida Medical License.
Preferred Qualifications: BE/BC Pediatrician
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications as soon applicant pool is identified. Please provide letter of intent and Curriculum Vitae.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
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