Pediatric Pulmonary Physician, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Northwell, New Hyde Park, NY

New Hyde Park, New York
Feb 06, 2018
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The Department of Pediatrics of Northwell Health and The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell seeks 2 Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Pulmonary Physicians to join The Pediatric Pulmonary Division and Cystic Fibrosis Center at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park, NY.

The Pediatric Pulmonary Division and Cystic Fibrosis Center at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of Northwell Health in Long Island, New York has 2 faculty openings at the assistant professor level. We are recruiting a seventh faculty member who is interested in doing 50% sleep medicine and 50% pulmonary medicine to participate in our sleep disorders program. The eighth faculty member will be doing clinical pulmonary. We have a PFT laboratory and an active flexible bronchoscopy service. We provide in-patient and outpatient consultations. Our Division participates in a number of multidisciplinary teams including an Aerodigestive Team, Pulmonary Hypertension Team, and Asthma Center. Our CF center is part of the TDN network and we are part of the national Childhood Interstitial Lung Disease Research Network.   

Cohen Children’s Medical Center opened in 1983 as the New York metropolitan area’s only hospital designed exclusively for children.  Today, it is the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the region, treating over 230,000 children per year and serving 1.8 million children in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk counties. It is the tertiary pediatric medical center of the Northwell Health and the only Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center on Long Island. We are proud to have been selected as one of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals” by US News & World Report for 10 years in a row.

With 10 hospitals proving newborn care and over 40,000 deliveries annually, Northwell Health is a leader in the region. In addition to renowned clinical facilities, Northwell faculty members enjoy access to the academic and research resources of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. At Northwell Health, we are committed to the highest quality of clinical care, dedicated to improving lives through research, and strive for excellence at all times.

For consideration, please send CV: Maria Teresa Santiago MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Cystic Fibrosis Center