The Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland is searching for a talented Inpatient pediatric hospitalist (physician) for our growing neuro rehabilitation inpatient programs. We are seeking a Pediatric Board eligible and/or certified physician to provide medical care to children and adolescents with brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, cerebral palsy (primarily post orthopedic surgery), epilepsy and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.
The Inpatient Pediatric Hospitalist will be a member of an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team of professionals that oversee the clinical, training and research segments of patient care. Responsibilities for the Inpatient Pediatric Hospitalist, in addition to direct patient care and teaching medical trainees, includes coordination with other disciplines at Kennedy Krieger Institute, including speech and language pathologists, neuropsychologists, behavioral psychologists, child psychiatrists, neurogeneticists, genetic counselors, and social workers to ensure that each patient is comprehensively evaluated and received the most appropriate treatment. Trainees on the inpatient unit include pediatric and physiatry residents, as well as pediatric physiatry and neurodevelopmental disabilities fellows. The Institutes academic environment also provides many opportunities for participation in clinical research.
Qualified applicants will be eligible for faculty appointment at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine as an Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or full Professor, depending upon qualifications. Excellent salary and full benefits are offered, including partial college tuition remission for faculty member dependents (at any college) and tuition remission for faculty members, spouses and dependents for course work performed at the Johns Hopkins University and the Peabody Music Institute. Kennedy Krieger Institute, located in downtown Baltimore, is a national leader in developmental disabilities and pediatric rehabilitation and transforms the lives of children with disorders of the brain through groundbreaking research, innovative treatments and life-changing education.
Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and CV via email to: Ms. Tina M. Schmitt Director, Talent Acquisition Kennedy Krieger Institute Schmitt@kennedykrieger.org. For more information about Kennedy Krieger Institute, please visit www.kennedykrieger.org
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About Kennedy Krieger Institute
Located in Baltimore, MD, Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.