Outstanding Pulmonary - Sleep Medicine Opportunities
Company: Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU
Posted on: November 17, 2023
Outstanding Pulmonary Medicine Faculty Opportunity Nationally
Ranked Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine ProgramOn behalf of Shari
Barkin, MD, MSHS, Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics at
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Pediatrician-in-Chief,
Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHoR), CareerPhysician, the
national leader in academic child health executive search is
pleased to inform you of the national search to identify a
talented, dynamic pediatric pulmonologist to join a tremendous
group of faculty and internationally respected thought leaders in
efforts to expand pulmonary programs, grow basic science and
translational and clinical research, and foster a productive and
inspiring environment for educating and mentoring the next
generation. CHoR is home to a nationally renowned cystic fibrosis
center with outcomes that ranks among the best in the nation, as
well nationally respected UCAN asthma clinic, which offers
treatment to children with severe asthma as well as educational
support to families.Opportunity Highlights:
- The division of pulmonary medicine houses a three-year
fellowship program and boasts of a history of incredible
- The division of pulmonary medicine houses the sleep program and
can offer opportunities for faculty to participate in sleep
medicine as part of their clinical scope.
- Faculty and patients benefit from a multi-disciplinary approach
to pediatric sleep medicine includes physicians with expertise in
developmental pediatrics and pediatric complex care and excellent
collaborations with ENT and pediatric neurology.
- The division is home to outstanding mentors and national
thought leaders in their fields of expertise, including Michael S.
Schechter, MD, MPH, in Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis and sociodemographic
influences and treatment variation on disease outcomes and Judy
Voynow, MD, in Cystic Fibrosis.
- Practice in new state-of-the-art children's hospital including
a certified pediatric sleep lab, constructed in 2022 with
state-of-the-art facilities and equipment and support for the
future creation of a Sleep Medicine Fellowship.
- Rich history of educating future pediatric providers and
- Community partnerships with health systems, school districts
and children's organizations extend across Central Virginia.
- The department of pediatrics benefits from a dedicated
Children's Hospital Foundation to support faculty, programs and
places dedicated to kids.
- Work/life balance is a key reason why VCU Health providers
enjoy long and satisfying careers in Richmond. Central Virginia is
one of the most beautiful and iconic areas of the American
landscape perfectly triangulated between mountains, beaches, and
Washington, DC. Natural beauty, history, culture and recreational
activities from national parks, breathtaking coastlines,
crystal-clear lakes and the Blue Ridge Mountains to nationally
acclaimed resorts, restaurants, breweries, wineries, museums, theme
parks and more. The James River runs through Richmond and promotes
a very active lifestyle. There's an excellent selection of housing
options in welcoming urban, suburban, and rural settings. Families
can also choose from a wide range of public and private school
options, as well as local colleges, universities, and technical
schools. Living costs are low and quality of life is high.For more
details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend
an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a
candidate, please contact Mark Lozano at , or at . All interactions
will remain confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the
consent of the applicant.As a preeminent national, urban, public
research university and academic health center, Virginia
Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity,
equity, and inclusion - an environment where all can thrive in
their pursuit of excellence.
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