The Division of Adolescent Medicine and Eating Disorders at the Penn State Children's Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Adolescent Medicine Physician for a full-time position.
The faculty member will join 2 Adolescent Medicine fellowship-trained pediatricians, as well as 3 nurse practitioners and other subspecialists in a Multidisciplinary clinical practice, with a concentration on children, teens, and young adults with eating disorders. Other divisional clinical activities include weight management, female reproductive health, and school health.
Opportunity to teach medical students and residents.
Opportunities to initiate and participate in clinical research and quality projects.
Academic rank is commensurate with experience.
As a member of the academic division, there are ample opportunities to initiate and participate in scholarly projects. There is also the unique opportunity to enroll in our institution's. Junior Faculty Development program This is a mature program designed to assist junior faculty in the development of a project that can lead to a successful and fulfilling academic career.
Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital is located in Hershey, PA, and is located near Harrisburg. Hershey is a safe, family -friendly location with access to excellent public schools and a reasonable cost-of-living. Hershey is approximately 90 minutes to Philadelphia and Baltimore and less than 2.5 hours to Washington, D.C. Review of applicants will continue until the position is filled.
The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. EOE-AA-M/F/D/V. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Penn State Health Children's Hospital is a major pediatric referral center for Central Pennsylvania. The five-story Children's Hospital opened in 2013, which includes 128 beds, five pediatric-only operating rooms, a pediatric cardiac catheritization lab, blood bank, and pediatric cancer pavilion. Named a national leader in six pediatric specialties (cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, nephrolo...gy, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, and urology) in US News and World Report's 2014-2015 Best Children's Hospital rankings.