Department Name: 7H675: Pediatrics - Palliative Care
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine invites applications and seeks nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. The successful candidate will serve as a faculty member within the Palliative Care division of Pediatrics. This position will assist in meeting the clinical and academic needs and achieve the goals of the Division of Palliative Care and the Department of Pediatrics in education, training and service consistent with the mission of the University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine.
The primary responsibility of the position will be to provide state-of-the art compassionate health care to infants, children and adolescents, to contribute to the education of future physicians and to participate in clinical investigations conducted by other faculty members within the Divisions. The faculty member will be involved in medical student and resident programs. Excellent opportunities for research are available.
To apply, please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD, DO or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completion of Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Unrestricted KY Medical license
University Community of Inclusion:
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