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Virginia Commonwealth University


Children's Hospital of Richmond


Pediatric Pulmonologist


The Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and the Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU is seeking an individual at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (tenure-eligible) rank to join our team. Candidates should be eager to join and augment a superior academic pulmonary division that provides clinical coverage within a Pediatric Medical Center that is undergoing significant dynamic growth and has active externally funded bench, translational, clinical, and epidemiological research and Quality Improvement programs. We have an active CF center (part of the TDN and STRC), community asthma program, and participate in multidisciplinary aerodigestive, sleep, muscular dystrophy, and sickle cell programs.

Responsibilities:


- Faculty member will serve on departmental or School of Medicine level committees when appropriate.
- Faculty member with having teaching responsibilities in the area of Pediatric Pulmonology as well as provide
teaching and mentorship to medical students, Residents, Chief Residents, and Fellows when applicable.
- Working knowledge in basic research methodologies and be able to participate in clinical, transitional, and
outcomes research.


Qualifications:


- Board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology
- Experience with clinical care of patients ages birth to 21
- Experience with education of housestaff, medical students, and others
- Experience with research and research methodologies
We are 600 physicians and 19 clinical departments providing services at various sites in Virginia, including VCU Medical Center the areas only Level 1 Trauma Center and the flagship hospital of VCUs entire medical enterprise. VCU Medical Center integrates hospitals, clinical care facilities, health sciences schools and medical research. Eight years ago, we completely reimagined our physician organization empowering our providers to be agents of change, embrace autonomy, and create a culture of camaraderie, engagement and accomplishment.