Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 149577
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine are seeking a fellowship-trained Pediatric Anesthesiologist with additional expertise or training in Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology. This position includes an academic appointment as Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor.
The CHOP Cardiac Center is one of the largest and most comprehensive pediatric cardiac programs in the U.S. and one of the premier centers in the world for treating single ventricle heart defects and performing lymphatic imaging and interventions. The Cardiac Center has a proud history of innovative clinical care, ground-breaking scientific discovery, and cutting-edge translational research that advances the care of patients with complex congenital and acquired heart disease. The Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine has productive, internationally renowned academic programs in resuscitation science, neurocritical care anesthesia, simulation, ultrasound, airway, international medicine, lung injury, bioinformatics, and perioperative outcomes.
Each year, the cardiac anesthesiology team provides anesthesia services to more than 900 cardiac surgeries, including heart and lung transplantation, as well as over 2,000 cardiac catheterization and cardiac imaging procedures. The Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine also offers clinical fellowships in pediatric anesthesiology, pediatric cardiac anesthesiology, pediatric critical care medicine, pediatric cardiac critical care medicine, and neurocritical care.
Position Highlights include:
Join a high-functioning, collegial, and growing team of 8 pediatric cardiac anesthesiologists, 2 pediatric cardiac anesthesia fellows, and 6 nurse anesthetists, as well as rotating pediatric anesthesia fellows and CA3 anesthesia residents
Enjoy opportunities for career development, including clinical and academic mentorship from senior faculty, advanced degrees in education, bioinformatics, quality improvement, epidemiology/biostatistics, and leadership from the University of Pennsylvania and Wharton Business School
Benefit from strong infrastructure for academic advancement, including protected academic time and multidisciplinary programs in quality improvement and safety analytics, education, and research
Participate in training the next generation of pediatric anesthesiology and pediatric cardiac anesthesiology fellows.
For the 16th straight year, CHOP has been ranked among the best children's hospitals in the United States. U.S. News ranked CHOP No. 1 in the Mid-Atlantic Region, which includes New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, District of Columbia, West Virginia and Virginia, and No. 1 in Pennsylvania.??
As the 6th largest city in the United States, Philadelphia is a vibrant economic and educational hub, known for its arts, music, restaurants, and cultural diversity. The area features four seasons allowing ample opportunities for outdoor and recreational activities, one of the largest contiguous urban parks in the country, and an hour's drive to the Atlantic Ocean's beaches. The city has four major league sports teams, a rapid transit public transportation system, as well as an airport serviced by all major domestic carriers. Philadelphia and its surrounding suburbs host numerous top universities and award-winning schools.
The University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia particularly welcome and encourage applications from candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in medicine.
Interested candidates should contact Alyssa Iosco at (469) 524-1527 at email@example.com. Please reference job #149577.
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