The Children's Hospital of Illinois (CHOI)and the Carle Health System in Urbana, Illinois is seeking a board eligible/board certified fellowship-trained pediatric surgeon to join our pediatric surgical division at Carle. Since 2009, the two organizations have been affiliated partners in providing high quality pediatric care to a service area of 1.5 million residents. Must be board certified or eligible in Pediatric Surgery; be eligible for an Illinois license; have strong teaching abilities and interest in clinical research. Specific aspects of job include: large built-in referral base with growing pediatric physician program, block surgical time with supporting resources in place: operating room team. Latest daVinci Xi system for robotic cases, etc, comprehensive support services to optimize surgical care across the continuum. Services included but not limited to the following: fellowship trained pediatric anesthesiologists, fellowship-trained radiologist, child life services, neonatologists, pediatric intensivists/hospitalists and dedicated advance practice provider to support surgeon. Position allows for individual clinical autonomy combined with the efficiency of a financially-sound and innovative multispecialty group practice. Affiliated partnership allows for complex case and peer review support from CHOI. Carle and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are partnering to establish the nation’s first college of medicine focused, from the beginning, on the intersection of engineering and medicine.