The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is recruiting for a full-time board certified pediatric transplant hepatologist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in our CHS track to provide clinical care in our growing pediatric gastroenterology division. Appreciable involvement with our pediatric transplant team is anticipated as well as participation in strategic efforts to grow our pediatric transplant referrals. Some general pediatric gastroenterology practice is expected. Candidates should have interest in providing clinical care, teaching and scholarly activity within a vibrant academic medical center, as well as working in a clinical environment with a staffing model that includes Nurse Practitioners.
The 87-bed American Family Children’s Hospital opened in August 2007 and is the only facility in Madison exclusively devoted to the care and treatment of children. http://www.uwhealth.org/american-family-childrens-hospital/american-family-childrens-hospital/10260 It receives tertiary referrals from throughout the state and is staffed by pediatricians from every subspecialty practice. The department of pediatrics has 165 faculty.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers students, educators and researchers access to all of the benefits of a preeminent public research university. In addition, the school has strong partnerships with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, whose programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation; and the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, one of the 10 largest physician practice groups in the country. These relationships afford students, teachers and researchers opportunities available only at top ranked academic medical centers.
The city of Madison boasts excellent schools and our own internationally renowned university. Madison, the State Capitol, has been on numerous lists of “Most Livable Cities”, in part because of its quality of life, beautiful lakes, healthy lifestyles, and abundant cultural and recreational opportunities.
Please send letter of interest and CV to Ellen Wald, M.D. Chair, Department of Pediatrics (firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 608-263-8558) or Luther Sigurdsson, M.D., Clinical Professor and Division Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Box 4108, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792-4108. Fax (608) 265-3397. E-mail: email@example.com
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Wisconsin Open Records and Caregiver Laws apply. Women and members of minority groups are encouraged to apply. A background check will be conducted prior to employment.
Requirements: M.D. or equivalent, completion of pediatric residency, gastroenterology fellowship and pediatric transplant hepatology programs.
Candidates for the appointment at the associate professor rank on this non-tenure track will possess scholarly credentials appropriate to the rank per established UW School of Medicine and Public Health policy and guidelines.
License or certificate: Wisconsin medical licensure; board certified in pediatrics and pediatric GI, completion of pediatric transplant hepatology certificate.