Dayton Children’s Hospital and Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine are recruiting for a Medical Director for the Department of Pediatric Neurology/Neuroscience. The successful candidate will receive an academic appointment based on current academic rank and qualifications. Candidates must have an MD, DO or MD/PhD degree, have completed an approved pediatric neurology residency, be board certified in neurology with special qualification in child neurology and be able to obtain an unrestricted medical license in Ohio. The successful candidate must be an outstanding clinician, with experience and expertise in resident and medical student education, and a track record in clinical and/or basic research. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of conducting independent clinical and/or basic research (or a demonstration of ability to develop such programs).
The Medical Director will be responsible for the overall quality, efficiency and growth of the clinical program and customer satisfaction; the quality of the educational programs, and the development of the research activities within the Department of Pediatric Neurology/Neuroscience. Outstanding opportunities exist for collaboration of research interests and activities with the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Neuroscience Institute, one of the Ohio Centers of Excellence in Biomedicine and Health Care. The Neurosciences Institute's core research focuses on regeneration and repair of the central and peripheral nervous system. The Department of Neurology currently consists of 5 full-time pediatric neurologists (6th starting October 2013) with a very active clinical practice. A clinical care coordinator nurse and a nurse practitioner assist with the inpatient service while 3 triage nurses monitor and respond to telephone calls. Excellent support services are availableand pediatric neurosurgery is offered on-site.
The successful candidate will be employed by the hospital's Children’s Care Group.
Interested candidates please contact:
Cyndy Emerson, FASPR, PHR Physician Recruitment Manager Dayton Children’s Hospital One Children’s Plaza Dayton, OH 45404-1815 (937) 641-5307 firstname.lastname@example.org