Kansas City, KS
Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers•
Not Specified years
Posted 74 days ago
Children’s Mercy located in Kansas City, is actively recruiting a General Pediatrician to the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutic Innovation.
This Pediatricianwill join a robust, innovative, multi-disciplinary team offering a broad range of clinical, educational and research initiativesto the institution in the areas of Clinical Pharmacology and Clinical and Environmental Toxicology while enjoying tremendous support from hospital and academic leadership.
Children’s Mercy recently formed the Section of Toxicology and Environmental Health to incorporate the institution’s Environmental Health Program into a program that focuses on exposures to children. The Environmental Health Program provides education and home assessments to families with adverse health effects from environmental exposures. Referrals to the program are frequently made from multiple specialties within the hospital and from physicians practicing within the region. As a result, an Environmental Health Clinic has been established to aid in the diagnosis and medical management of these exposures. Children’s Mercy is the home of the Regional Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit which serves the federal four-state region of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska to provide education and consultation to providers seeing children with environmental exposures.
Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to the following: