Pediatric Neurologist Opportunity at Penn State Children’s Hospital
The Penn State Children’s Hospital has an opportunity for a Pediatric Neurologist in our Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology.
What we’re seeking:
Medical degree – MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
BC/BE in Pediatric Neurology.
Ability to read EEGs Required.
Interest in general clinical pediatric neurology and/or Pediatric Neurology subspecialty.
Developing or established record of scholarship.
Excellent patient care abilities and interest in teaching.
What we’re offering:
Non-tenure track appointment at the assistant/associate/professor level, dependent on qualifications.
Primary appointment in Pediatrics with the potential for a joint appointment in Neurology.
High quality academic and clinical program.
Interaction with dynamic clinicians and participation in innovative educational approaches.
Excellent Junior Faculty Development Program.
Competitive salary and generous benefits package.
The position can be tailored to the interests and background of the candidate. Responsibilities include outpatient evaluations, inpatient consultation, reading of EEGs, and on-call coverage limited to pediatric neurology. The Penn State Health Children’s Hospital has a very strong hospitalist service to provide continuity and coordination of inpatient care in a collaborative manner. The Division of Pediatric Neurology is in the Department of Pediatrics with a strong affiliation with the Department of Neurology.
Area Highlights Include:
Hershey is a suburban community of 20,000 in a metropolitan area of 400,000 in one of the fastest growing regions in the state. Penn State Children’s Hospital at the Hershey Medical Center is approximately twelve miles from Harrisburg, the state capital, and is one of the largest employer in the Commonwealth.
Interested candidates, please send CV and cover letter to Patty Shipton, FASPR, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications received until position is filled.
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. EOE-AA-M/F/D/V. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
Internal Number: MD/DO
About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.