PROGRAM CHIEF AND VICE-CHAIR PEDIATRICS UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO FRESNO MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
The UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program and Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) are currently recruiting for an experienced academic physician at the Associate or Professor level to lead its Pediatrics program and serve as Vice-Chair in the UCSF Department of Pediatrics. UCSF Fresno Pediatrics core teaching faculty are primarily based at Community Regional Medical Center, a large community hospital with 10,000 deliveries a year, a Level I Trauma Center, comprehensive regional Burn Center, Level III NICU, PICU, and a busy ambulatory center of primary care and subspecialty pediatrics. Volunteer faculty provide learners with experiences in primary care at community-based practice sites and in tertiary care at Valley Children’s Hospital.
Applicants must be board certified in Pediatrics, have proven leadership skills, have demonstrated ability to create collaborative relationships, and have an established area of research interest. Applicants must have a medical degree; MD, DO, or equivalent. Applicants must be California licensed or eligible to obtain a California license. Faculty appointment with UCSF will be commensurate with the applicant's background and accomplishments. Employment can be with the CCFMG faculty group or with the University of California.
The UCSF Fresno Pediatric faculty are responsible for supervising 36 residents' continuity clinic experience, pediatric subspecialty experiences, inpatient services, community-based experiences, and research/scholarly activities. Residents and faculty are dedicated to caring for the underserved populations of the Central Valley of California.
Fresno is an ethnically diverse area that offers an affordable California lifestyle close to National Parks, the Pacific coast, and San Francisco. Come join a large faculty medical group in Central California with great clinical and academic opportunities.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
As a regional medical campus, the University of San Francisco, Fresno Medical Education Program is a proven national model, structured to compete in a rapidly changing health care environment that demands the highest models of technological advances and the best-trained physicians. The new UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research provides an exciting venue for UCSF Fresno to fulfill i...ts commitment to innovation through research forums and educational courses, focusing on cutting edge technology and clinical analysis. As we move ahead, UCSF Fresno will continue to grow by looking for trends in medicine that define and embrace the future to meet the Valley’s health care needs. Through it’s network of partner hospitals including Community Medical Centers, Children’s Hospital Central California and the VA Central California Health Care System, medical students and residents train in state-of-the-art facilities where superior patient care is the cornerstone.