Industry: Patient Care


Not Specified years

Posted 372 days ago

The department of pediatrics, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP), and the Children’s Hospital of Illinois (CHOI) are seeking a physician with expertise in pediatric endocrinology to serve as a full-time member of the faculty. Professional components include in-patient rotation coverage and general endocrinology clinic coverage. Scholarly and research interests are highly desirable, along with teaching medical students and residents. The candidate must be board-certified or board-eligible in pediatric endocrinology. Responsibilities will include: participating in direct patient care; participating in teaching medical students, residents and other health professionals; performing other duties of a university faculty member including committee assignments, curriculum development, student counseling and administration. CHOI is the primary pediatric teaching facility for UICOMP and is a 132-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services. These programs represent over 140 pediatric sub-specialists in 24 different disciplines, including the largest pediatric surgery program in Illinois. CHOI is the only full service tertiary hospital for children in downstate Illinois. It is a designated Level I Trauma Center, and a Pediatric Critical Care Center, as well as having a Regional Perinatal center, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.