Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a full-time appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The appointment is at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor within the Division of Hematology-Oncology at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Pediatrics. Preference will be given to candidates with interest and expertise in the area of palliative care. Principle responsibilities include providing palliative medicine consultation for all specialties (in inpatient, ICU, and outpatient settings) plus education about palliative care to interdisciplinary care teams. Responsibilities will include teaching, clinical care and research.
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital is a 190-bed free standing hospital located in midtown Saint Louis, adjacent to Saint Louis University. The Hospital serves a diverse population from the inner city, the metropolitan area, and a 200-mile referral radius. The medical staff includes over 110 full-time Saint Louis University School of Medicine faculty who provide the entire spectrum of pediatric medical and surgical services. The hospital has a large neonatal care network and pediatric intensive care unit, as well as the region’s first multi-disciplinary complex medical care team. There are extensive opportunities for collaboration and clinical research both within the School of Medicine and regionally.
All interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application, and current CV to http://jobs.slu.edu. Other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to Shermini Saini, M.D., Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1465 South Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63104. Telephone: (314)-577-5638; Fax: (314)-268-4081; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors.
Internal Number: 07012019
About Saint Louis University / SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
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