The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime ABA board certified or board eligible candidate with a primary expertise in pediatrics. Subspecialty board certification in pediatrics is required. This position will be responsible for the leadership of the pediatric anesthesiology service as part of a team of anesthesiologists located on our West Bank campus at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital. Academic rank, compensation and appointment track will be based on qualifications and experience. Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible in anesthesiology, subspecialty board certification in pediatric anesthesiology, and completion of an ACGME-accredited anesthesiology residency training.
Formal fellowship training or significant experience in pediatric anesthesiology is preferred.
Background Requirements • Prior leadership, mentoring and team building experience • Strong clinical background with demonstrated excellence in teaching and clinical excellence in Pediatric Anesthesiology. • Track record of funded research a plus, including clinical trials as well as high-impact peer-reviewed publications
Role Description • Develop goals and objectives for the Pediatric Division in line with the Department Strategic initiatives • Lead recruitment of academic anesthesiologists for the Division • Work with faculty to advance the missions of the Department and grow internal and external collaborations • Mentor and develop faculty in education, research and clinical care, increasing academic productivity and fostering progress toward promotion • Monitor and ensure success of fellowship program; oversee resident and medical student education within Pediatric Division. Teaching residents and fellows is an important part of the role. • Partner with healthsystem staff to ensure optimization of the clinical practice including quality, standardization, peer review, productivity, performance improvement and clinical scheduling • Perform clinical duties as a member of the Pediatric Division and share in call responsibilities. • Foster engagement and teamwork within and outside the Pediatric Division
The University of Minnesota is a large and diverse university and medical school with a large subspecialty practice plan of over 900 physicians, University of Minnesota Physicians. The University of Minnesota is a major research university whose motto is “Driven to Discover”. Consistent with this mission, we have a very active research division that is conducting a wide variety of clinical trials. The department has an ACGME approved residency program and an ACGME approved fellowship program in pediatric anesthesiology. The department has a robust infrastructure for clinical and basic science research, education, simulation and quality improvement. More information about the department can be found at http://www.anesthesiology.umn.edu/
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