The Neurosciences Division at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is expanding to meet the needs of a growing pediatric community. Through a collaborative arrangement between Emory University School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Children’s Physician Group-Neurology serves as the primary provider of Neurology services at each of our three hospital campuses, and at various neighborhood locations in the metro Atlanta area.
The team is now recruiting a full-time, board-certified epileptologist as an Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatric neurology/epileptology. The pediatric epileptologist will become an active member of the pediatric neurology clinical care team; contributing to the area of Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders, and developing expertise as a clinical researcher.
Key facts about Children’s Physician Group-Neurology:
Children’s is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Georgia and one of the largest in the country, serving nearly 400,000 unique patients each year with 622 licensed beds. Children's has state-of-the-art facilities and technology, an electronic medical record, voice recognition software and access to more than 60 pediatric sub-specialties. In addition to being recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top pediatric hospital, Children’s has been listed as one of Fortune magazine’s 100 best places to work for 12 consecutive years.
Emory's Department of Pediatrics is ranked number 5 in research funding by the National Institutes of Health. Both Children’s and Emory support the ongoing professional and leadership development of physicians while maintaining a healthy balance between academics and clinical work and rewarding excellence and productivity in both. Research and teaching activities are supported with protected time and cultivated through strong relationships and affiliations with the other departments within the Emory School of Medicine, the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory, Georgia Institute of Technology and the Centers for Disease Control.
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
o Personal organization and time management
o Human relations and teamwork
o Personal adaptability
o Personal motivation
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