The Comprehensive Children’s Injury Center (CCIC) at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is seeking a highly innovative injury control expert (MD/DO or PhD) with experience
in injury prevention, research, education and advocacy. Qualified candidates
must be recognized leaders in the field and have a demonstrated track record of mentoring faculty and staff, collaborating across disciplines, growing large-scale injury initiatives and obtaining extramural funding. Candidates w
ill secure a joint faculty appointment at the University of Cincinnati and depending on clinical specialty, the Department of Pediatrics.
The Director will be responsible for leading and managing all CCIC functions including: clinical care, research, prevention, education and administration. S/he will be responsible for f
ostering teamwork to reduce pediatric injuries, expanding the injury center’s research portfolio and improving outcomes of injured children and families.
S/he will be expected to serve as a pediatric injury expert and resource within Cincinnati Children’s, the local community, and at the national level.
S/he will work in collaboration with the hospital leaders and clinical injury/trauma providers to ensure that the ongoing efforts of the CCIC are well integrated into the institutions strategic mission.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is nationally recognized as a leader in pediatric healthcare, with a reputation for excellence in patient care, research and medical education.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Cincinnati Children’s as one of the nation’s top three pediatric hospitals in their 2013-2014 edition of America’s Best Children's Hospitals issue. Among pediatric institutions, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is the second-highest ranking recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health.
Skills & Competencies
Employee must demonstrate excellent leadership, verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
This candidate should be capable of relating to diverse age and demographic backgrounds.
Professional knowledge, administrative and technical experience must demonstrate the ability to make decisions as well as supervise and lead others. Should have a demonstrated level of expertise in pediatric injury, as well as a proven track record of program development, research experience and funding.
Demonstrate an independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, analytical ability and professional demeanor.
·MD or PhD with current or application eligible licensure in the State of Ohio AND additional training in research
·5 years academic and project management experience in injury care, research, education,
prevention and advocacy.
·Qualify for appointment at the Associate Professor at the UC College of Medicine
·Knowledge of federal requirements/regulations pertaining to the sponsor research
·Knowledge of research protocol design/implementation and informed consent/research ethic
·Successful completion of the CITI Program in the Protection of Human Research Subjects
·Has a demonstrated track record of obtaining extramural funding
·Publication track record in peer reviewed journals on pediatric injury
·Leadership experience and training
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