West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics is seeking applications for the position of Chief, Section of Pediatric Pulmonology. Applicants must be board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric pulmonology. The ideal candidate will have training/experience in cystic fibrosis and will be primarily involved with clinical services and teaching of residents and medical students. Opportunities also exist in both clinical and basic research.
As a chartered National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation member, WVU's Mountain State Cystic Fibrosis Center has more than a decade of experience caring for children with this debilitating disease. Our leading-edge research combined with our team approach results in the highest lung function for children with CF in the state.
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 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:
Mark Polak, MD - Professor & Chief, Neonatology
c/o Laura Blake , Director, Physician Recruitment
Phone: (304) 293-6135
Fax: (304) 293-0230
West Virginia University is an AA/EOE employer. WVU Health Sciences is a tobacco free campus. West Virginia University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.