DIVISION CHIEF, PEDIATRIC ADOLESCENT MEDICINE

Physician Worcester, Massachusetts


Description

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and its clinical partner UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center, seek a board-certified Adolescent Medicine Specialist to serve as Chief, Division of Pediatric Adolescent MedicineThe University of Massachusetts Medical School is consistently ranked one of the top ten primary care teaching programs nationally and is committed to major expansions in many areas of basic and clinical research as well as valuing promotion of clinical excellence. 

The Division’s on-site adolescent clinics, which provide both primary care and subspecialty consultation, serve as the primary adolescent medicine teaching site for all pediatric, med-peds, child psychiatry and gynecology residents, as well as fourth-year medical student electives.  Inpatients are cared for by hospitalists with consultation to Adolescent Medicine as needed.  The division also provides comprehensive on-site medical services for youth in the juvenile justice system and in residence at a local Job Corps training center through NPs supervised by our physicians.  

  • The Chief, Division of Pediatric Adolescent Medicine will serve as the academic leader for a division of four Adolescent Medicine physicians, a board-certified pediatric and adolescent gynecologist and two advanced practitioners.
  • The UMass Department of Pediatrics is a growing, vibrant setting for professional and research development, and the Chief, will play an instrumental role in developing and expanding our educational and research missions.
  • Protected research time available for qualified candidates.
  • The position offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and CV to:

Lawrence Rhein, MD, MPH

Associate Professor and Stoddard Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Chief, Neonatology

Director, DMC-Center for Healthy Infant Lung Development, Child Clinic​

c/o Selena Dickherber

[email protected]

 

UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center and the University of Massachusetts Medical School are Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employers Worcester is New England’s second largest city and the greater Worcester area is an active, vibrant and energetic community. Enjoy an array of recreational activities including hiking, biking, skiing and snowboarding or take an easy day trip to the mountains and pristine lakes of Maine, New Hampshire or Vermont. We have an outstanding arts and culture scene, an exciting food district and are less than an hour to Boston and Cape Cod.

 


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMH recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected]. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.


We are an affirmative action and equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected]. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.