The Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare at Cleveland Clinic is seeking an academic clinician Medical Geneticist with strong clinical operations skills to lead a clinical team of multi-disciplinary geneticists. This a new role due to growth. The team has more than doubled in size expanding up to 11 physicians. There are also 19 genetic counselors and growing who have their own manager. The Medical Director will still maintain up to 50% clinical duties.
Our ideal candidate will be board-certified in Medical Genetics and have at least 5 years of relevant experience. The position necessitates strong interpersonal, organizational, leadership, and professional skills.
Cleveland Clinic's Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare (chaired by Charis Eng, MD, PhD), the clinical component of the Genomic Medicine Institute (chaired by Dr Eng) and aligned with Cleveland Clinic Community Care and Population Health (chaired by Adam Myers, MD), is among the nation’s leading authorities in Genetic and Genomic Medicine, and is recognized worldwide for excellence in patient care.
We are committed to offering patients the most comprehensive clinical genetics services. Our commitment to world-class patient care has led to innovative diagnostic risk assessments, clinical tools and improved quality of life for patients and at-risk family members.
In addition to providing clinical care, our geneticists and genetic counselors are actively engaged in clinical research, education & awareness, public policy and patient advocacy.
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Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are among the top five "Best Hospitals" in America. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.
Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.
Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.
Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,000 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2012, they provided a total of 5.1 million visits. Patients came to us fro...m across America and from more than 140 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.