Nemours is seeking a Pediatrician, Weight Management to join our team in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This position also has the ability to be located at our A.I. duPont Hospital campus depending on candidate preference.
As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states: Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In Wilmington, Delaware, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children offers intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. Ranked among the nation’s best in pediatric specialty care by U.S. News & World Report , we care for thousands of children in the Delaware Valley, across the country and around the world. Extending the world-class care of the duPont Hospital for Children, the Nemours Children’s Clinic provides expert care for even more children across the Delaware Valley through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.
To keep pace with the changing health care environment and build a healthier future for our children, Nemours has embarked on a multi-phase expansion to create a children’s hospital like no other in the region. Upon completion in June 2014, the hospital will include private, family-centered, technologically advanced patient rooms, a new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and a new expanded Emergency Department.
Clinical responsibilities will include being the lead physician at our new weight management satellite practice in Philadelphia, PA;, being part of the general weight management team at A.I. duPont Hospital for Children; and serving as an inpatient attending on the general inpatient unit at the A.I. duPont Hospital for Children.
Participation in clinical research is expected from this position. Evidence of grant-funded research is strongly desired and necessary for protected research time. Academic appointment is through Thomas Jefferson University.
The Nemours Weight Management Program is the longest standing pediatric weight management program in the country. The program is well respected nationally and includes pediatricians, a nurse practitioner, dieticians and an exercise physiologist. They provide a full range of obesity services, including bariatric surgery for adolescents.
A.I. duPont Hospital for Children’s state-of-the-art facility is located in a suburban setting, a half-hour to Philadelphia and two hours to mountains and beaches.
- BC/BE in Pediatrics.
- Must be licensed or license-eligible in Delaware.
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