Faculty Physician - Pediatric Neonatology (Assistant or Associate Professor, Academic Track or Master Clinician Track
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.
The Division of Neonatology at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full time board certified/eligible Neonatal-Perinatal Physician at the Assistant Professor rank on an academic or master clinician track (track to be determined by qualification and interest). The Division of Neonatology is dedicated to providing innovative care, conducting research, and teaching skills to recognize and treat medical problems of the neonate.
About the Appointment:
The position will serve the Level IV NICU located in the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital (UMMCH), at two additional Level III NICU’s located at Fairview Southdale and Fairview Ridges Hospitals, and at two level II NICU’s located at St. John’s Hospital and Woodwinds Hospital. The potential also exists for serving the NICU’s at Children’s Minnesota through a contract.
The NICU at UMMCH is a comprehensive NICU that serves the five-state region and provides care for all acuity levels. Services include ECMO, kidney dialysis, general and cardiovascular surgery and hypothermia.
The position will require supervising, mentoring and teaching medical students, residents and fellows along with other curriculum development responsibilities.
The University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is nationally ranked as one of the best Children's Hospitals with special recognition in five sub-specialties, including Neonatology(source: 2018 US News and World Report). The Division is a national leader in providing innovative care, conducting research, and teaching skills to recognize and treat medical problems of the neonate. The Division participates fully in the Department of Pediatrics mission, focusing its attention through patient care, teaching and research on medical problems that arise during infancy and the consequences of disease that persist into later life. The Division serves as a resource for other newborn intensive care units for infants with multi-organ system failure, complex diagnostic and surgical problems, and long-term, technology-dependent conditions.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Pediatric residency and a Neonatal-Perinatal fellowship training program.
Board eligible/certified in Neonatal – Perinatal Medicine
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges
The successful applicant will have clinical experience in the field of Neonatology and have experience in research and teaching in neonatology and have experience in research and teaching in neonatology.
We seek a candidate with demonstrated clinical experience in newborn intensive care and research or teaching interests in the fields of neonatal nutrition, neurodevelopment, hematology, pulmonology/resuscitation, global neonatology, ethics or infection/immunology.
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below.
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M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a physician-led multi-specialty group practice. We are committed to patient care, teaching and research, with employment opportunities either as a faculty physician at the University of Minnesota Medical School, community-employed physician or advanced practice provider throughout our partnerships with health systems across Minnesota.