Great opportunity for Pediatric Pulmonary Section Head in Beautiful Colorado!
The Department of Pediatrics at National Jewish Health is seeking applicants for the position of Division Head in the Pediatric Pulmonary Division. Clinical care is provided at NJH and outreach clinics in the surrounding Denver area.
We are seeking a national leader in one of several areas: asthma, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, pediatric sleep, or other complementary areas. Current clinical and academic areas of focus by departmental faculty include nationally-recognized programs in Asthma and Cystic Fibrosis with strong behavioral health components.
The Department of Pediatrics has an active research program that spans clinical, translational and basic science research with a clear commitment to scholarship and mentoring of pre- and post-doctoral trainees and faculty.
The successful candidate will have:
- Outstanding record of scholarly achievements.
- Sustained extramural research funding.
- Proven leadership.
- Mentoring and administrative abilities.
- A strong commitment to continuing to lead the Division in national prominence through building interdisciplinary programs.
As the leading respiratory hospital in the nation, National Jewish Health is pioneering a new era of preventive and personalized medicine. By combining our efforts in comprehensive care, academic education and ground-breaking research, we're able to develop treatments that help our patients live more productive lives. If you believe in Science Transforming Life, we invite you to join our team.
National Jewish Health has been named the top respiratory hospital in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its 2017 Best Hospitals rankings. National Jewish Health has ranked #1 or #2 all 21 years that U.S. News has ranked pulmonology in its Best Hospitals list. This year is the 16th year the organization has been in the #1 spot. Since 2011, U.S. News has ranked National Jewish Health together with its academic affiliate the University of Colorado Hospital.
Science Transforming Life
For more than 100 years, National Jewish Health has been on the forefront of research and medicine. Our team is known worldwide for treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders, and for groundbreaking medical research.
Today, our mission remains the same: to heal, to discover, and to educate as a preeminent health care institution. We combine our research, clinical and educational efforts to provide personalized medicine that predicts, prevents and treats many diseases. When you join National Jewish Health, you're contributing to our outstanding history by working to extend our excellence into the future.
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