Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology & Batchelor Family Chair, Cystic Fibrosis
Holtz Children's Hospital/UM Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Health System
Location: Miami, Florida
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: Holtz-Pulm
On behalf of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSOM), Jackson Health System (JHS), and Holtz Children’s Hospital, CareerPhysician, LLC, the national leader in academic pediatric leadership recruitment, has initiated an international search to identify a transformational leader to serve as the next UMMSOM Chief of the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, and the Batchelor Family Chair of Cystic Fibrosis and Pediatric Pulmonology.
The incoming Chief will have the opportunity to continue the legacy of the program and the responsibility of establishing and implementing a strategic plan that will guide the division into the future. Eligible applicants shall be at the academic rank of Associate Professor or Professor, board-certified in Pediatric Pulmonology, and hold or be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the state of Florida.
Andrew Colin, an international thought leader in pediatric pulmonary medicine who has led the division for the past 16-years, has made the decision to retire.
The Division consists currently of Dr. Andrew Colin, Dr. Myrtha Gregoire-Bottex, and Dr. Monica Cardenas, in addition to mid-level providers, administrative, and research staff.
Well-established University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship program that has experienced unconditional ACGME accreditation for over a decade.
The Cystic Fibrosis Center is a thriving CF Foundation-accredited program with adult CF program collaboration and excellent connections to the local CFF Chapters.
The developing Aerodigestive Program is an interdisciplinary collaboration with the GI, ENT, and anesthesia programs.
With no current dedicated Sleep Lab for pediatrics, but a strong Adult Sleep Program, there is tremendous opportunity for someone with a relevant background and interest in pediatric sleep medicine to build and lead the program.
As part of the Total Rewards benefits package, University of Miami faculty, staff, and their eligible dependents can receive tuition remission for undergraduate and most graduate degree programs.
Miami is known as the top ranked healthiest city in the United States, where you will enjoy no state taxes, weather that is never cold, endless recreational pursuits, and world-class amenities!
For more details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a candidate, please contact Marcel Barbey at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at 817-707-9034. All interactions will remain confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant.
The University of Miami is an AA/EOE/ADA employer that seeks applicants who add to our culture of diversity and inclusion.
About Holtz Children's Hospital/UM Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Health System
One of the main reasons families from around the world turn to us is because of Holtz Children’s Hospital at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center, where we offer nearly every pediatric specialty under the sun. Our world-class team treats patients from infancy through young adulthood and makes miracles daily for families just like yours.
Not only is Holtz Children’s Hospital one of the largest children’s hospitals in the southeast United States, but it was also ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the nation’s top children’s hospitals. Holtz Children’s Hospital was also the first in Florida to earn the coveted Pediatric Heart Failure Institute accreditation, courtesy of the Healthcare Colloquium.
Our partnership with UHealth – University of Miami Health System makes us an academic medical center. This means many of our physicians are also academic researchers who are actively conducting studies on conditions and treatments, which helps ensure we can provide