Academic Pediatric Nephrologist - UMass Memorial - Physician

Physician Worcester, Massachusetts


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Position at UMass Memorial Medical Group Physicians

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

The Division of Pediatric Nephrology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Memorial Health Care (UMMHC) System is recruiting a full time Pediatric Nephrologist.  We seek a physician clinician/educator or scientist. Clinical responsibilities will include inpatient consultations, ambulatory clinic sessions and on-call coverage. The candidate would join a division with one full time pediatric nephrologist and a pediatric nephrology nurse practitioner. The pediatric nephrology division at UMass is a collaborative team that provides outstanding patient and family centered care to children with kidney disease and hypertension in central Massachusetts.  The division offers pediatric dialysis and kidney transplant in collaboration with the adult dialysis and transplant services at UMMHC. 

 

UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center (CMC) is the only tertiary health care facility for infants, children, and adolescents in Central New England and serves a diverse demographic patient population.   We house more than 30 pediatric specialty services, 30 bed inpatient pediatric unit, 10 bed PICU, 49 bed NICU, dedicated pediatric emergency department and a Level 1 trauma center. 

 

Candidates should be Board Eligible, preferably Board Certified, in Pediatric Nephrology and possess outstanding clinical skills. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.  The candidate must have a strong interest in clinical care and teaching and a track record of academic productivity.  Candidates with funded research are also encouraged to apply. 

 

The Department of Pediatrics at UMass Memorial Healthcare is a growing, vibrant setting for professional development.  The University of Massachusetts Medical School is committed to major expansions in the areas of cancer biology, genetics, neurosciences, chemical biology, immunology and infectious diseases as well as funding for a Clinical and Translational Sciences award.  The combination of a major academic medical center with an affordable community provides for a high quality of life.  Salary is competitive, and benefits are excellent. 

 

Applicants are requested to send a curriculum vitae, bibliography, names of three references, and statement of clinical and/or research interests.

 

The University of Massachusetts is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and applications from individuals of all minority groups are actively encouraged.


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