Job ID: 289519119  |  Last Updated: 10/5/2018

Developmental Pediatrician in South Carolina

Palmetto Health
Columbia, SC
Applicant Contact
Brennan Bogner
Physician Recruiter
(803) 296-2183

Job Description

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and of the PH-USC Medical group is seeking to add the faculty position listed below in our Division of Child Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. The Division is a comprehensive center offering teaching, patient care and research opportunities staffed presently by two developmental pediatricians, three PhD-level child psychologists, and a child psychiatrist. This position is full time, non-tenure track for an Assistant or Associate-level faculty physician who is board-eligible or board-certified in the subspecialty.

The Divisions patient care services include assessment of children with suspected Developmental Disorders, treatment and follow up of appropriate children with Developmental Disorders, and the teaching of residents and medical students. Rated the top teaching department in the School of Medicine for the last 23 years, the Department of Pediatrics has a record of academic achievement and high faculty morale. Our pediatric residency program has 12 resident positions at each level with exceptional board pass rates. A freestanding, state-of-the-art Childrens Hospital opened in 2008, serving 150,000 children annually with 7,500 inpatient admissions and 35,000 pediatric emergency visits. All subspecialists within the department admit to our hospitalist service and subspecialists act as consultants.

Columbia, SC is a metropolitan area with a population of more than 750,000. In addition to being the state capital and home of the states flagship university, it offers a low cost of living and is situated with both the Atlantic coast and the Blue Ridge Mountains less than 2 hours away.
Interested candidates should forward a letter of intent and curriculum vitae to, or contact by phone at 803-296-2183. For further information about the department, please visit our website at

R. Caughman Taylor, MD
Chair, Department of Pediatrics
William Weston Professor of Pediatrics
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Senior Medical Director, Palmetto Health Childrens Hospital

Employer Profile


The Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) company that brings together physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care providers from two of South Carolinas most respected organizations Palmetto Health and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. We are the Midlands regions largest multispecialty, clinically integrated medical group and 11th largest employer.

Combining the medical excellence, compassionate care and clinical research expertise of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine with the advanced technologies of Palmetto Health, our health system partner, we go beyond caring for people to caring about people.

We are building a system to provide our patients with many new services and areas of expertise, providing greater access to care in convenient locations.

Join a medical staff whose teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect provide patients and families the highest quality advanced care together with the latest technology, education and the hope they deserve.

At Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group, you will discover an environment that emphasizes innovation and a commitment to excellence, a partnership with a large academic center and the region's largest network of skilled primary care physicians and specialists.

Become a member of a medical staff where your experience and passion for delivering quality health care make a difference for patients and their families.
We look to build something new by reimagining possibilities and are guided by our firm commitment to our Vision, To be known for clinical excellence and remembered for compassionate care.

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