The Division of Genetic, Genomic, and Metabolic Disorders at Children’s Hospital of Michigan is actively seeking applicants for a full-time Clinical Geneticist opportunity.
The candidate’s responsibilities will include seeing patients for evaluation and/or genetic counseling in outpatient clinics and on the inpatient consultation service, supervision and teaching of medical students, genetic counseling students, residents, and fellows. Opportunities exist to pursue individual research interests. Additionally, opportunities for management of metabolic disorders and newborn screen follow-ups are available as well. The academic rank, tenure status, and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
About the Division
The candidate will enjoy working with a cohesive team comprising of four Clinical Geneticists, including 2 Clinical Biochemical Geneticists, 5 Genetic Counselors, 3 Dietitians, 3 Nurse Practitioners, and 2 Metabolic Nurses.
The Division is the designated site for the Newborn Screening Management Program for the State of Michigan for Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Lysosomal Storage Disorders. Cytogenetic, molecular, and biochemical genetic diagnostic laboratories complement the clinical service.
About Children’s Hospital of Michigan
Founded in 1886, Children’s Hospital of Michigan is the first and largest freestanding children’s hospital in southeast Michigan with 228 beds and an international reputation in pediatric medicine, surgery, and research. A proud member of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Children’s Hospital of Michigan is also home to a Level I Trauma Center (verified by the American College of Surgeons) as well as one of the few Pediatric Burn Centers in the nation (verified by the American Burn Association).
Must have a MD or DO degree
BE/BC in Clinical Genetics and certification in Pediatrics/Internal Medicine is desirable
Eligible to obtain licensure in the State of Michigan
How to Apply:
If interested, please submit a copy of your current CV for immediate consideration.
All inquiries and personal information will be kept confidential.
For 132 years, the Children’s Hospital of Michigan has existed for one reason and one reason alone – to improve the health and well-being of children by providing specialized care and expertise for all their unique healthcare needs. This 228-bed facility is the first and largest freestanding hospital in the state completely dedicated to serving children. As an international leader in neurology and neurosurgery, cardiology, oncology, and diagnostic services, CHM is ranked one of the best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. CHM is home to a free-standing Pediatric Level I Trauma Center (verified by the American College of Surgeons) as well as Michigan’s only Pediatric Burn Center that is verified by the American Burn Association.