Children’s Minnesota, the 10th largest Children’s Hospital in North America, is seeking a Clinical Geneticist with experience in Biochemical Genetics to join an established and rapidly expanding genetics program in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota. We are looking to add a medical geneticist to our staff, currently consisting of three biochemical geneticists along with a genetics team comprised of nurse practitioners, nurses and genetic counselors. We also collaborate on multi-disciplinary teams with specialists in Neonatology, Immunology, Hematology/Oncology, Cardiology, Otorhinolaryngology, Neuroscience and Critical Care.
The Children’s Minnesota Division of Genomic Medicine and Metabolism is one of the largest in the region, providing more than 2,000 patient visits and consultations per year to children and teens from the Upper Midwest. We primarily address diagnostic and clinical care needs of pediatric patients and childhood conditions. We also provide genetic counseling and genetic testing to adult relatives. Genetics providers have the opportunity to participate in several new healthcare initiatives, including delivery of care via Telemedicine, Genomics Medicine Clinic, and Pharmacogenetic consultations.
Children’s Minnesota champions the health needs of children and families and aspires to be every family’s essential partner in raising healthier children. Our values reflect the behaviors that are truly important to us as an organization: Kids First; Listen, Really Listen; Own Outcomes; Join Together; and Be Remarkable.
The candidate should be board-eligible or board-certified in Clinical Genetics by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics. Clinical experience or board certification/eligibility in medical or clinical biochemical genetics is preferred, as successful applicants should be comfortable caring for patients with inborn errors of metabolism as well as general genetic diagnoses. The successful applicant will be required to qualify for a Minnesota medical license and will need credentialing with several area hospitals that the Genetics Service provides care for. In addition to a competitive salary, Children's MN is able to offer generous funding for CME-related activities, licensure expenses, and opportunities to participate in an individual physician incentive plan.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About Children's Minnesota
Children’s Minnesota is the seventh largest pediatric health system in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children, from before birth through young adulthood. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children’s serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals, 12 primary and specialty care clinics and six rehabilitation sites. Additionally, Children’s is Minnesota's only Level I pediatric trauma center inside a hospital dedicated solely to children. Children’s maintains its longstanding commitment to the community to improve children’s health by providing high-quality, family-centered pediatric services and advancing those efforts through research and education. This work is made possible in large part by generous philanthropic and volunteer support from individuals and organizations throughout the state and region. An award-winning health system, Children’s is regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top children’s hospital. Please visit childrensMN.org.