| The Department of Pediatrics at the University at Buffalo (UB), Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo is actively recruiting a Pediatric Sleep Medicine Specialist to utilize the resources of a robust clinical research team to develop a pediatric sleep research program. Candidates with residency training in Pediatrics and subspecialty training in Sleep Medicine and Pulmonology are preferred, with the ability to read and interpret sleep studies, MSLTs, and CPAP/BiPAP titration studies. An interest in academics and research is highly preferred as this position will have an academic appointment through the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo. |
- Opportunity at all academic ranks - Willing to transition into Director position of the Sleep Laboratory at the hospital - Participate with sleep physicians in the community - Must be BC/BE in Sleep Medicine, with a primary interest in Pediatrics - Inpatient and outpatient care for patients, ages newborn through young adulthood - Opportunity to work with robust clinical research teams and develop a clinical research program in collaboration with multidisciplinary clinics for neuromuscular disease, cystic fibrosis, and medically complex patients - Teaching medical students and residents and sleep medicine fellows - Competitive salary and benefits package, including 401K, health insurance and professional liability coverage
The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology provides care for patients with all chronic lung diseases. The Division is supported by a multidisciplinary team including four physicians, two nurse practitioners, three research coordinators, three respiratory therapists, two pulmonary function technologists, a dietitian and a social worker, and has state-of-the-art bronchoscopy, PFT and exercise testing equipment. Potential clinical and scholarly synergy exists with the Division of Pulmonary Medicine At Buffalo General hospital for teaching and clinical care with sleep medicine, the Division of Allergy/Immunology & Rheumatology for innovation in asthma care delivery, and the Division of Neonatology for research in respiratory outcomes of premature infants.
The position offers the administrative support of the largest pediatrics practice in Western New York with 14 subspecialties. UBMD Pediatrics is one of 18 practice plans within UBMD Physicians' Group, the single largest medical group in the area. Our physicians also make up the academic teaching faculty within the Department of Pediatrics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.
The city of Buffalo and surrounding area offers plenty to a diverse population of over one million residents: - Brand new hospital and outpatient center opening in 2017 in the heart of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus - Affordable cost of living: 16% lower than the national average - Pro sports teams: Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres - Arts and architecture: Shea's Theater, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin House - Short drive to Canada (i.e. Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Toronto) - Diverse, expanding economy: manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, biomedicine, education - Outdoor activities: Canalside in Downtown Buffalo, Niagara Falls is 10 miles north, Lake Erie for boating and beaches, numerous state parks for hiking, biking, camping
The University at Buffalo is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and recruiter. Interested candidates for the Department of Pediatrics may apply online at: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu.