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UT Health Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine - Pediatrics, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine - Pediatrics, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 210002O4

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center, invites applications for a full-time, Assistant Professor, non-tenure clinical faculty position in the Department of Pediatrics Hospital Medicine.

The selected candidate will contribute to the department’s mission to educate health science professionals, discover and translate advances in the biomedical and social sciences, and model the best practices in clinical care and public health through research, teaching, clinical service, administrative activities, and other service.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The Assistant Professor in Pediatrics Hospital Medicine primary clinical responsibilities are general inpatient care including intermediate care status patients. We provide 24 hour inpatient attending coverage, so overnight shifts are required. We serve a large referral area and are located in Houston in the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world. We have a full complement of pediatric subspecialists available for consultation.

Members of the division of Hospital Medicine Pediatrics are actively engaged in efforts to improve care delivery and patient safety as well as improve clinical education for learners across the educational continuum.

Qualifications:

The selected candidate for the position must have a Texas Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License. Candidates should be board eligible or board certified in Pediatrics.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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