Pediatric Intensivist

Illinois, United States
Jan 06, 2021
End of advertisement period
Mar 06, 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Pediatrics

Location CHICAGO, IL


The University of Chicago's Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care, seeks a Clinical Associate at 10% effort for a renewable two-year term.  The successful applicant will provide coverage for the Comer Children's Hospital PICU and Sedation Services.  The position does not require teaching or scholarly activity. Compensation is dependent on qualifications. The Section of Pediatric Critical Care has 13 full-time faculty members, a fully accredited fellowship program, and a 30 bed PICU. The Section also runs the Pediatric Sedation and Palliative Care Services. Faculty members are actively involved in research, quality improvement, and medical education initiatives. The PICU has approximately 1600 annual admissions with continued annual increase in volume over the past 5 years.  We are the only level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center on the South Side of Chicago and the hospital is designated a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, a national honor that recognizes nursing excellence. Additionally, we are an ELSO Center of Excellence at the Gold Level.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, and 4) have recently cared for complex and critically ill infants, children and adolescents.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚Äôs Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: .   Applicants must upload: CV, cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.

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