The Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine seeks a Psychiatrist to serve as the Unit Chief on the Transitional Age Youth Unit at Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital (YNHPH).
Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) is the major teaching and clinical research facility of the Yale University School of Medicine and consistently ranks among the best hospitals in the United States. YNHH includes Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, a 118 bed, acute care, psychiatric facility that consists of five main inpatient programs and several specialized step-down intensive outpatient/day hospital programs for adolescents and adults across two hospital campus locations. YNHPH is the largest single provider of inpatient psychiatric services in CT and is a primary teaching site for Yale Psychiatry Residents.
The Transitional Age Youth Unit is a 26 bed inpatient unit dedicated to serving the unique needs of individuals age 16 through 26 as they transition to adulthood. There are opportunities to follow patients in an outpatient program as well for continuity of care and access to interventional Psychiatric Services including ECT and Ketamine. The successful candidate will have completed a residency in psychiatry leading to board certification. Experience with adolescents and college-age individuals is preferred. We are seeking a Psychiatrist with a minimum of five years of clinical experience who is ready to for assuming a leadership role.
This position carries a faculty appointment within the Department of Psychiatry at the assistant or associate professor level depending upon the candidate's qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Additional questions about the position may be addressed to Frank Fortunati, JD, MD, vice chief of psychiatry, at email@example.com
Internal Number: 89146
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.