Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a full-time appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The appointment is at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor within the Division of Hematology-Oncology at Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Pediatrics. Preference will be given to candidates with interest and expertise in the area of palliative care. Principle responsibilities include providing palliative medicine consultation for all specialties (in inpatient, ICU, and outpatient settings) plus education about palliative care to interdisciplinary care teams. Responsibilities will include teaching, clinical care and research.
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Childrens Hospital is a 190-bed free standing hospital located in midtown Saint Louis, adjacent to Saint Louis University. The Hospital serves a diverse population from the inner city, the metropolitan area, and a 200-mile referral radius. The medical staff includes over 110 full-time Saint Louis University School of Medicine faculty who provide the entire spectrum of pediatric medical and surgical services. The hospital has a large neonatal care network and pediatric intensive care unit, as well as the regions first multi-disciplinary complex medical care team. There are extensive opportunities for collaboration and clinical research both within the School of Medicine and regionally.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.