Duke Pediatric Emergency Medicine Faculty

Duke Health
Durham, North Carolina
Sep 09, 2022
Position Type
The Duke Department of Pediatrics is excited to announce that we are recruiting a full-time faculty member to join the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Candidates should be board-eligible or board-certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM).

All PEM faculty have significant bedside contact time with residents and medical students while caring for a diverse patient population. In the course of providing state-of-the-art clinical care, we have received our Departments Division Teaching Award 6 times. We welcome faculty who love caring for kids and sharing that expertise and passion with learners of all levels.

Why PEM at Duke?
  • You will join a tight knit, productive, collegial, and stable group of PEM physicians.
  • Scholarly opportunities exist in virtually all aspects of PEM (e.g., EMS, disaster management, trauma, quality improvement, patient safety, global health, informatics, medical education, advocacy, clinical and health equity research, ultrasound, simulation, etc.).
  • The Pediatric Emergency Department (PED) is a stand-alone unit within the Duke ED. All pediatric medical and surgical subspecialties are immediately available.
  • The Duke Department of Pediatrics has a long history of excellence in patient care, medical education, quality improvement, and research.
    • Duke Childrens Hospital is ranked among the nation's finest in the 2021-22 U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals rankings in nine specialties.
    • Duke Childrens serves a diverse population of patients as both a primary care facility and a referral center for patients from North Carolina and throughout the Southeast.
    • The Department currently trains 75 residents and 60 subspecialty fellows. The Department of Emergency Medicine trains another 30 residents.
    • The Department of Pediatrics is ranked first nationally on the 2021 list of NIH funding for pediatric clinical science departments.
  • Our Top 10 School of Medicine shares a beautiful campus with nationally ranked programs in Nursing, Business, Law, Divinity, Environment, Informatics, Biomedical Engineering and many others.

Why Durham, NC?
  • Small city ease of living, college town vibe with big city amenities.
  • Ranked #2 in 2022 by U.S. News & World Report, Best Places to Live. [ Learn more ]
  • Four distinct yet mild seasons make it possible to enjoy many activities year-round. Durham averages 230 days of sunshine and less than seven inches of snow a year. Located in the hilly, forested Piedmont region of North Carolina, Durham is only three hours from the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky mountains to the west and clean, spacious beaches to the east.
  • Excellent public and private schools as well as local colleges and universities
  • This mix of research, industry, and teaching institutions makes for an active intellectual, cultural, and recreational life. [ Learn more ]

The greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, has a population of more than two million residents that offers diverse opportunity. From urban loft living to suburban and rural family homes with acreage - there are options for every lifestyle. The Research Triangle Park (RTP) lies in the midst of the area, a globally prominent research and development center conceived around the main academic centers - Duke University, University of North Carolina, and North Carolina State University. This trio of leading universities, combined with the RTP, has helped create a region that is culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a wonderful place to live. To learn more about the Duke and Greater Triangle communities, visit https://www.discoverdurham.com/

With a deep commitment to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, Duke University will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working, learning and care environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment without regard to an individuals age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Please Note: In order to be considered for this position, you must attach your CV, select SUBMIT APPLICATION, and then complete the Duke required information on the following page .


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