Chair, Pediatric Surgery

Cleveland, OH
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type

Cleveland Clinic, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, is currently searching for the new Chair of the Pediatric Surgery Department in the Pediatric Institute and Children’s Hospital. The ideal candidate will be recognized nationally for his/her experience and accomplishments in clinical care, teaching, and research. In addition, he/she should have previous administrative and leadership experience.

This position offers a strong experience in neonatal surgery, complex GI cases, childhood tumors, minimally invasive surgery, and chest wall reconstruction. Candidates with interest in bariatric or transplant surgery will find additional opportunities to pursue in the department. A faculty appointment commensurate with experience is available in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Protected time for research will be considered for appropriately qualified and experienced candidates. Cleveland Clinic physicians enjoy a collegial work environment within the framework of a large group practice, with a competitive salary enhanced by a very attractive benefits package.

Cleveland Clinic Children’s is consistently ranked as one of the best pediatric institutions in the United States by U.S. News & World Reportand has 429 staffed pediatric beds, of which 121 are on the main campus, 25 in our free-standing Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation, and 283 in 5 other Cleveland Clinic Regional Hospitals across Northeast Ohio. Our staff includes more than 300 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 800,000 outpatient pediatric visits, 18,000 inpatient admissions, 13,000 surgeries, and accepting over 1,600 transports per year. Excellent opportunities exist for cooperative program development with our top-ranked adult surgical programs, as well as for basic, clinical and translational research in the Lerner Research Institute. Come and be a part of the Cleveland Clinic, one of the Best Health Care Institutions in the World.

Please remember to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of 3 references.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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