The Penn State Health Children's Hospital, is offering an exciting physician scientist opportunity as an Academic General Pediatrician at our Hershey campus.
What We're Offering:
Rank will be commensurate with experience
Join a high quality program with a national reputation for teaching, research and state of the art patient care related to childhood obesity, child abuse, quality improvement, screening tests, and breastfeeding
Participation in resident and medical student education
Interaction with dynamic clinicians and an outstanding array of cutting edge researchers at both University Park and Hershey campuses
Competitive salary, generous benefits and the ability to become part of the collegial faculty of Penn State Pediatrics
Clinical and tenure track options are available
What We're Seeking:
Must be BC/BE in Pediatrics or Medicine/Pediatrics
Have completed or currently be enrolled in an academic general pediatrics fellowship or similar program.
Outstanding patient care qualities
A strong or growing track record of scholarship, and a deep commitment to excellence in education.
Area Highlights Include:
Hershey is a suburban community of 20,000 in a metropolitan area of 400,000 in one of the fastest growing regions in the state. Penn State Children's Hospital at the Hershey Medical Center is approximately twelve miles from Harrisburg, the state capital, and is one of the largest employers in the Commonwealth.
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. EOE-AA-M/F/D/V. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 114
About Penn State Children's Hospital
Penn State Health Children's Hospital is a major pediatric referral center for Central Pennsylvania. The five-story Children's Hospital opened in 2013, which includes 128 beds, five pediatric-only operating rooms, a pediatric cardiac catheritization lab, blood bank, and pediatric cancer pavilion. Named a national leader in six pediatric specialties (cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, and urology) in US News and World Report's 2014-2015 Best Children's Hospital rankings.