We are seeking an energetic Clinical Geneticist to join an established medical genetics program, which emphasizes service excellence, research, and education. This is a full time faculty opportunity with primary roles in clinical service and education. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
MD or MD/PhD
ABMGG Certified or eligible in Clinical Genetics
Medical Genetics of the Wake Forest School of Medicine is the oldest Medical Genetics group in the nation (www.wakehealth.edu/Medical-Genetics/). The section includes two clinical medical geneticists, a cytogeneticist, a molecular geneticist, and three genetic counselors that provide clinical services to central and western North Carolina. The Medical Genetic Laboratories provide state-of-the-art services in cytogenetics, molecular cytogenetics, molecular genetics, and maternal serum screening. There are excellent opportunities for interaction and research in multiple disciplines including Pediatrics, Pathology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Institute of Regenerative Medicine, and the Center for Human Genomics and Personalized Medicine.
Wake Forest School of Medicine is the medical education and research component of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a fully integrated academic medical center anchored by an 885-bed tertiary care hospital, community hospitals, affiliated partners and the 160-bed Brenner Children's Hospital. Both Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Brenner Children's Hospital have been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Our growing network offers ambulatory service in nearly 70 general and specialty areas and is a regional referral center providing tertiary care for 26 counties in northwest NC and southern VA.
When you join our team, you come to a region with much to offer. Winston-Salem, NC is located in the beautiful north central part of the state and is known as the City of the Arts and Innovation. We are just a few hours away from both beaches and mountains.
Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among its faculty and staff. Interested and qualified applicants, please submit your CV to:
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (www.wakehealth.edu) is a nationally prominent academic medical center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, with an integrated health care network that serves the residents of 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia. The Medical Center’s primary divisions are Wake Forest Baptist Health, a regional clinical system anchored by the 885-bed tertiary care hospital in Winston-Salem that includes Brenner Children’s Hospital, five other hospitals throughout the region, more than 300 other primary and specialty care locations, more than 2,000 physicians and 1,535 acute care beds; Wake Forest School of Medicine, a recognized leader in experiential medical education and groundbreaking research; and Wake Forest Innovations, the school’s commercialization enterprise focused on advancing health care. Wake Forest Baptist clinical, research and educational programs are consistently rated among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report.