Med-Critical Care Medicine - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (18001308)
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Critical Care Medicine and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC seek a new Chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. The successful candidate will hold the titles of Division Chief, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, in the Department of Critical Care Medicine, and Director, Critical Care Services, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and will lead a world-class division on a new state-of-the-art children's hospital campus. The division is internationally recognized for its excellent patient care, pre-eminent subspecialty training program, and outstanding basic and clinical research. The ideal candidate will have extensive clinical experience in the management of critically ill or injured infants and children, as well as those who have undergone major surgical procedures, a strong record of research with peer-reviewed funding and publications, and a commitment to fellow and resident education. He or she will have knowledge of major issues related to ICU, hospital, and medical school administration and excellent interpersonal and management skills. Certification in pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine (or equivalent qualifications) and eligibility for medical licensure in Pennsylvania is required. Academic credentials should qualify for faculty appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or higher.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process: Applicants should submit a CV and statement of interest and goals by email to: John A. Kellum, MD, Chair, Search Committee; Department of Critical Care Medicine; c/o Susan L. Stokes, Executive Administrator; firstname.lastname@example.org; Tel: 412-647-8977. Fax 412-647-5258.
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001308
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.