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The Department of Pediatrics at East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Quillen College of Medicine, and Medical Education Assistance Corporation (MEAC) are seeking a full-time BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join our large collegial group of pediatricians and pediatric specialty medicine physicians in clinical care. You will work in a beautiful, new Pediatric Clinic with a warm, child and family friendly environment, emerging to be one of the region's largest tertiary referral centers.
Established Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic representing 9 specialties
24-bed Pediatric Inpatient Unit staffed by 5 Pediatric Hospitalists
Level III 39-bed NICU
Friendly college community is a great place to raise a family near the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains.

Other considerations for this position
The position is at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor
At time of hire, completion of Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship is required
This is a non-tenure, clinical track position
Academic responsibilities include teaching of medical students and pediatric residents, and academic pursuits
Clinical responsibilities include providing clinical care at Niswonger Children's Hospital and out-patient clinic
Competitive salary and benefit package; contingent on external funding

We are located just west of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the area offers excellent schools, a low cost of living and a wealth of outdoor activities. The steep mountains, rolling hills and valleys surrounding the Johnson City region are part of the Appalachian Ridge-and-Valley Province. Exciting outdoor recreation close to home include hiking, whitewater rafting and various boating opportunities. Johnson City is ranked the #14 Best Small Place for Business and Careers in the USA by Forbes, and #5 in Kiplingers list of "The 10 Least-Expensive Cities For Living in the U.S.A.

Job Category: College of Medicine Faculty

Required Qualifications:

Completion of Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at time of hire

Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA), formed in 1998, is the largest health care system in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. We have a variety of practice opportunities for all specialties. Our approximately 9,000 team members, associated physicians and volunteers bring loving care to health care every day in each of our facilities Our family of hospitals include: -Dickenson Community Hospital -Franklin Woods Community Hospital -Indian Path Medical Center -Johnson City Medical Center -Johnson County Community Hospital -Johnston Memorial Hospital -Niswonger Childrens Hospital -Norton Community Hospital -Russell County Medical Center -Smyth County Community Hospital -Sycamore Shoals Hospital -Woodridge Hospital In addition to our hospitals, MSHAs integrated healthcare delivery system includes 21 primary/preventive care centers and numerous outpatient care sites, including First Assist Urgent Care, MedWorks, and Same Day Surgery.