| PEDIATRIC EPILEPTOLOGIST Stead Family Department of Pediatrics The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics at the University of Iowa seeks a Pediatric Epileptologist at ranks including Associate (non-track), Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track). The individual selected will join the Division of Neurology to provide patient care, teaching, and consultative services. The candidate will participate in providing clinical services to include intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring, bedside long term EEG monitoring, routine EEG and Video EEG monitoring. |
Requirements: Must hold an MD/DO degree, or equivalent Board certified/eligible in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology Fellowship training in Clinical Neurophysiology and/or Pediatric Epilepsy
Desirable qualifications: Experience in advanced epilepsy management, including ketogenic diet, vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), epilepsy surgery evaluation Teaching competence in neurology for medical students, residents and fellows Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills Scholarly activity
The successful candidate will join a growing pediatric neurology division of eight faculty members including two epileptologists, and three ARNPs. The division has a child neurology residency program. Child neurology is housed in Pediatrics, and has close interactions with Neurology and Neurosurgery. The division has a robust research program in addition to outstanding clinical services.
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of UI Children’s Hospital. The University of Iowa Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa’s only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center. In 2015-16 the University of Iowa Children's Hospital ranked in nine pediatric specialties in the Best Children’s Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology. A new 189-bed children’s hospital opened in February 2017.
For more information contact: Katherine Mathews, M.D. Professor of Pediatrics Director, Division of Neurology firstname.lastname@example.org
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To apply for this position please visit The University of Iowa website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu, requisition number 68613.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity I affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.