The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine is seeking a pediatrician and Associate Director for Clinical Practice/Clinical Practice Director to join our adolescent medicine practice and research group. We are accepting applicants for a faculty position in the clinician-educator, non- tenure-eligible track. We are seeking applicants with interest and leadership experience in adolescent health; particularly applicants with experience or an interest in clinic operations, health policv and/or healthcare quality (e.g. quality improvement or quality assurance initiatives. A track record of leadership experience is strongly preferred. We are seeking applicants for an appointment of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the Clinician Educator track. Applicants must be Board-certified or Board eligible in Adolescent Medicine.
The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent Medicine provides clinical and teaching opportunities at Lurie Children’s Hospital and at our satellite clinic locations. Our outpatient adolescent medicine locations see over 4,000 unique visits annually at one of two outpatient locations. We provide medical and mental health services for children and adolescents up to age 25. We provide a range of services for individuals, including primary care, behavioral health services, and gender and sex development care. Approximately 85% of our patients are on Medicaid. The Division of Adolescent Medicine addresses important clinical and population health problems of children through state-of-the-art interdisciplinary methods and collaborations, often incorporating partnerships with community-based organizations to achieve shared goals.
The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine is newly located in a teen-friendly facility, providing comprehensive primary, consultative, and specialty care to adolescents and young adults. Our multidisciplinary team includes, pediatricians, clinical psychologists, social workers, researchers, education & outreach specialists, and administrative staff.
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital is the primary pediatric teaching hospital of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. The incoming faculty member will obtain an academic appointment at the level of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, depending on experience. Salary and benefits are competitive. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2020 or earlier. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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