Wake Forest School of Medicine/Brenner Children's Hospital is 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. The section includes two clinical medical geneticists, three laboratory directors, and five 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.
Internal Number: 1111
About Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
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.