Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is seeking a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor level board-certified/board-eligible pediatrician to join a dynamic, established, academic Division of General Pediatrics. The Division provides clinical care in Doernbecher Childrens Hospital and the Doernbecher Westside Clinic in Beaverton. Doernbecher is a 151 bed modern state-of-the-art facility on the Oregon Health & Science University campus and serves as the tertiary and quaternary referral center for all of Oregon and SW Washington. Doernbecher is a comprehensive childrens hospital and a world-class health research center for basic, clinical, and translational research. There are a wealth of opportunities for advocacy and community partnerships.
Oregon Health & Science University is located in the midst of thriving downtown Portland, Oregon. Portland is an easily navigable city in picturesque surroundings, ranking as one of the best places to live in the U.S.
General Pediatricians provide direct clinical care for over 12,000 infants, children, and adolescents in the ambulatory setting, and provide inpatient service to newborns in the Mother-Baby Unit. Division members are active in developing and supporting family-centered care principles, and demonstrate excellence in communication with families and sub-specialty providers. The division is extensively involved in providing and leading educational endeavors for pediatric residents and medical students.
This position is for 1.0 FTE and will be based primarily at Doernbecher Childrens Hospital.
Must be eligible for Oregon medical license.
Must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics.
Must have excellent communication skills and enjoy working collaboratively with families and other healthcare providers.
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm