Develop goals and objectives for the Pediatric Division in line with the Department Strategic initiatives.
Lead recruitment of academic anesthesiologists for the Division.
Work with faculty to advance the missions of the Department and grow internal and external collaborations.
Mentor and develop faculty in education, research and clinical care, increasing academic productivity and fostering progress toward promotion.
Monitor and ensure success of fellowship program; oversee resident and medical student education within Pediatric Division. Teaching residents and fellows is an important part of the role.
Partner with health system staff to ensure optimization of the clinical practice including quality, standardization, peer review, productivity, performance improvement and clinical scheduling.
Perform clinical duties as a member of the Pediatric Division and share in call responsibilities.
Foster engagement and teamwork within and outside the Pediatric Division.
About the Department:
The University of Minnesota is a large and diverse university and medical school with a large subspecialty practice plan of over 900 physicians, University of Minnesota Physicians. The University of Minnesota is a major research university whose motto is “Driven to Discover”. Consistent with this mission, we have a very active research division that is conducting a wide variety of clinical trials. The department has an ACGME approved residency program and an ACGME approved fellowship program in pediatric anesthesiology. The department has a robust infrastructure for clinical and basic science research, education, simulation and quality improvement. More information about the department can be found at http://www.anesthesiology.umn.edu/
Board certified or board eligible in anesthesiology, subspecialty board certification in pediatric anesthesiology, and completion of an ACGME-accredited anesthesiology residency training.
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges
Prior leadership, mentoring and team building experience
Strong clinical background with demonstrated excellence in teaching and clinical excellence in Pediatric Anesthesiology.
Track record of funded research a plus, including clinical trials as well as high-impact peer-reviewed publications
Formal fellowship training or significant experience in pediatric anesthesiology is preferred.
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below.
University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.