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Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician Position in Beautiful Asheville, NC

The Olson Huff Center for Child Development at Mission Childrens Hospital, directed by Adrian Sandler MD, is seeking an energetic full-time Developmental Pediatrician to join a comprehensive and growing multiple provider program. Candidates should have fellowship training and be board-certified/eligible in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. Responsibilities include consultation and follow-up, with opportunities for program development, leadership, clinical research and teaching.

Position Highlights
The Huff Center is a multi-disciplinary, regional referral center providing a range of diagnostic and treatment services to children with developmental problems. Special strengths include innovative autism programs, complex ADHD/school problems clinic, integrated behavioral health services, feeding disorders team, neuromuscular/cerebral palsy clinic, NICU follow up, genetics/personalized medicine, and clinical trials. Additional on-site providers include Psychologist, LCSWs, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech Therapists. Mission Childrens Hospital offers 18 Mission-employed pediatric subspecialists, including Pediatric Neurology, Child Psychiatry, Clinical Genetics and Pediatric Orthopedics. Our local community offers a large autism collaborative as well as robust local support for our programs.

About Mission Health System
Mission Health System, based in Asheville, NC, is the state's sixth largest health system, with a team of more than 6,000 caring for patients over 11,000 square miles in an 18 county area. Our flagship, Mission Hospital, is licensed for 730 beds on two adjoining campuses. A Level II Trauma Center, it serves as the tertiary referral center for Western North Carolina. Mission Health was awarded "Top 100" hospitals by Thomson Reuters and by US News and World Report as a "Top 50 Hospital". Mission Health System also has been recognized by The Commonwealth Fund as having one of the most effective quality improvement programs in US hospitals. Please visit us at for more information.

Our Region
Western North Carolina is nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Here you'll find the perfect balance of welcoming, vibrant towns alive with the arts and some of America's most celebrated destinations for enjoying a wide range of outdoor activities and surrounding beauty.

Please visit to apply, or forward your CV to Rachel Bemis, Physician Recruiter, at
Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the states sixth-largest health system with almost 11,000 employees and is western North Carolinas only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the regions only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Womens Health and Mission Childrens Hospital, the regions only childrens hospital. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the systems flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.