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Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Department of Pediatrics

Division of General Academic Pediatrics

Full Time General Pediatrician

The Division of General Academic Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Richmond (CHoR) at VCU is recruiting an additional full-time academic general pediatrician to join our growing team. Our faculty provides primary care for children and adolescents through age 20 at a major urban academic medical research center.

Our division's mission is to strive for the advancement of healthcare for our community's children by integrating excellent patient care, quality medical education and innovative clinical research and patient advocacy into our programs.

- Serve as the Medical Director of the Pediatric Residency Primary Care Practice/Clinic
- Teaching in the area of General Pediatrics
- Provide guidance and mentorship to residents, Chief residents, and fellows
- Overseeing care in the newborn nursery
- Serve on departmental or School of Medicine level committees, as well as professional through journal review, conference presentations, etc.
- Interest in securing revenue through grants and contracts
- Participation in resident and medical student education
- Involvement in divisional/departmental collaborative research and advocacy focusing on children's health

- BC/BE General Pediatrics
- Experience with education of house-staff, medical students, and others
- Experience with research
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.