The Department of Pediatrics is located with Doernbecher Children's Hospital at Oregon Health & Science University.
As a member of Division of Pediatric Intensive Care and in partnership with the Division Head of Pediatric Critical Care, this position is responsible for advancing the various missions of the organization.
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the Division Head of Pediatric Critical Care in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. This faculty position will provide clinical care primarily in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Doernbecher Childrens Hospital.
The duties of this position include:
Clinical Activities: The PICU is a 20 bed mixed med/surg and cardiac ICU, with substantial transport medical direction. The ideal candidate will have experience with ECLS, CRRT, HFOV, and HST patients. The attending physician will supervise a team of medical students, residents, fellows, and NPs.
Administrative Activities: Administrative duties would be assigned commensurate with the needs of the division and the interests of the candidate.
Scholarly Activities ( research/writing, abstracts, grant supported work, presentations, etc.): OHSU faculty members are expected to have some scholarly activity, this may be limited to educating learners as outlined below, but may also include research, and other grant supported work or academic papers and presentations in disciplines related to their field of expertise. Faculty members are often called upon to partner with other providers and members of the department or division research support staff in research activity. Faculty members are expected to participate in clinical research as needed, often with the help of trained research support staff and senior faculty principal investigators.
Education ( include types of teaching and types of student taught ): This position provides clinical education to fellows, residents, and medical students participating in pediatric rotations. This faculty member will educate all members of the team on current and best practices in the care of the post-operative surgical patient.
Other Activities: Faculty members may be called upon to serve on OHSU committees and in other activities as directed by the department chair or division head in furtherance of division, department, or OHSU goals and objectives.
Appointee must be board eligible or board certified in Pediatrics, and must be eligible for, or currently have an unrestricted Oregon Medical License.
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