|Leadership - Physician||Medical Management||Columbus||OH||165483|
The Division of Pulmonary Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio State University College of Medicine is recruiting a pediatric pulmonologist to serve in a clinical leadership role to contribute clinically and programmatically in developing, growing and managing the Pediatric Sleep Disorder Center. With committed resources by leadership, the Medical Director, Sleep Medicine is a critical leadership role to support the immediate growth for the Pediatric Sleep Disorder Center while also leading the group in research and career development. The sleep clinic sees roughly 1,200 outpatient visits annually and has a 7-bed AASM accredited sleep center, which completes roughly 2,200 polysomnographic studies annually. The director will also be responsible for training sleep medicine fellows in collaboration with Sleep Medicine at OSUCOM.
Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020-21 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has more than 1,400 medical staff and 12,000 employees providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. U. S. News & World Report ranks the pulmonary program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital among the top 10 programs nationally.
The Division of Pulmonary Medicine currently has 18-full-time faculty members. The sleep group includes 5 pediatric pulmonologists, 1 pediatric psychiatrist, 1 pediatric psychologist and 1 pediatric neurologist, all boarded in Sleep Medicine. The sleep center supports a dedicated sleep outpatient clinic, inpatient consult service and sleep laboratory and includes a high performing multidisciplinary team and nationally and internationally renowned programs. Additionally, the division has a strong ACGME-accredited pediatric pulmonary fellowship program with 6 fellows. The division is well supported with access to a procedure center for bronchoscopies, pulmonary function for children and infants, and a certified Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation program. The division is a member of the Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutic Development Network, and is a funded Therapeutic Development Program, Cure CF Columbus.
The successful candidate will be an accomplished clinician or clinical scientist, Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicine, and accomplished in supporting clinical, research and academic activities. Clinical leaders passionate about leading program growth and development are highly encouraged to apply.
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