West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics is seeking an academic physician to join the section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition. .Applicants must be fellowship trained and Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatric Gastroenterology. The ideal candidate will be primarily involved with clinical services and teaching of residents and medical students, but ample opportunities exist in both clinical and basic research.
WVU Children’s Hospital is the premier site within the state for primary through tertiary care of children. All pediatric subspecialties are represented in the department. The Pediatric Gastroenterology section enjoys access to a full range of the latest technology and clinical services, including high definition endoscopy, pH and impedance monitoring, capsule endoscopy and anorectal manometry. Close collaboration is maintained with the adult digestive disease section.
The institutional and departmental culture consists of an energetic commitment within a highly collegial atmosphere to meeting the health needs of all children in the state of West Virginia and adjacent areas, while embracing our duty to train the next generation of health professionals and advance the science of care for children. If you would like to use your academic skills in a supportive environment in order to make a difference for children, your inquiry will be received with interest.
Morgantown, West Virginia, recently ranked by Forbes as one of the Best Small Metros in America, is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and just three and one-half hours from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD. Morgantown offers culturally diverse, large-city amenities in a safe, family setting. There is an excellent school system and an abundance of recreational opportunities.
Title and academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The position will remain open until filled. If you are interested in more details regarding this opening, please contact:
Brian Riedel, MD, Chief, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
c/o Laura Blake, Director, Physician Recruitment
Phone: (304) 293-6135
Fax: (304) 293-0230
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
WVU Health Sciences Center is a tobacco-free campus.