The Department of Pediatrics at the University at Buffalo (UB), Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Oishei Children’s Hospital is actively recruiting pediatric pulmonologist. The individual selected will join the Division of Pulmonary Medicine to provide patient care, teaching, and consultative services as a pediatric pulmonologist.
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 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.
Competitive salary and benefits package, including 401K, health insurance and professional liability coverage.
• Must hold an MD/DO degree, or equivalent• Board certified or eligible in Pediatrics• Board certified or eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology• License or eligible for licensure in the State of New York
• Clinical experience in pediatric pulmonology- Inpatient and outpatient care for patients, ages newborn through young adulthood• Experience in management of pediatric respiratory disorders including asthma, cystic fibrosis, sleep disorders• Skills in flexible bronchoscopy• Experience in patient-oriented research• Teaching competence in pediatrics for medical students and residents• Evidence of scholarly activity• Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills• 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