The Division of Neonatology at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full time board certified/eligible Neonatal-Perinatal Physician at the Assistant Professor rank on an academic or master clinician track (track to be determined by qualification and interest). The Division of Neonatology is dedicated to providing innovative care, conducting research, and teaching skills to recognize and treat medical problems of the neonate.
About the Appointment:
The position will serve the Level IV NICU located in the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital (UMMCH), at two additional Level III NICU’s located at Fairview Southdale and Fairview Ridges Hospitals, and at two level II NICU’s located at St. John’s Hospital and Woodwinds Hospital. The potential also exists for serving the NICU’s at Children’s Minnesota through a contract.
The NICU at UMMCH is a comprehensive NICU that serves the five-state region and provides care for all acuity levels. Services include ECMO, kidney dialysis, general and cardiovascular surgery and hypothermia.
The position will require supervising, mentoring and teaching medical students, residents and fellows along with other curriculum development responsibilities.
The University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is nationally ranked as one of the best Children's Hospitals with special recognition in five sub-specialties, including Neonatology(source: 2018 US News and World Report). The Division is a national leader in providing innovative care, conducting research, and teaching skills to recognize and treat medical problems of the neonate. The Division participates fully in the Department of Pediatrics mission, focusing its attention through patient care, teaching and research on medical problems that arise during infancy and the consequences of disease that persist into later life. The Division serves as a resource for other newborn intensive care units for infants with multi-organ system failure, complex diagnostic and surgical problems, and long-term, technology-dependent conditions.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Pediatric residency and a Neonatal-Perinatal fellowship training program.
Board eligible/certified in Neonatal – Perinatal Medicine
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges
Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
The successful applicant will have clinical experience in the field of Neonatology and have experience in research and teaching in neonatology and have experience in research and teaching in neonatology.
We seek a candidate with demonstrated clinical experience in newborn intensive care and research or teaching interests in the fields of neonatal nutrition, neurodevelopment, hematology, pulmonology/resuscitation, global neonatology, ethics or infection/immunology.
University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.