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

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Hospital Medicine - McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 1900003R

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center - McGovern Medical School invites applications for a full-time, Pediatrician at the Assistant Professor level to join a team of highly-motivated hospitalists with strong interests in education and quality improvement in the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The 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.


Candidates should be board eligible or board certified in Pediatrics and hold or be eligible to obtain a Texas Medical License.

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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