PEDs GI: Growing Clinical Academics | SW Destination Community of Tucson | MAKE THE MOVE in 2024!

Banner Health
TUCSON: The FLAVOR of the Southwest
Posted Date
Feb 12, 2024

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Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Join a Growing Clinical Academic Program in the SW Destination Community of Tucson!

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of Arizona, seeks a full-time clinician interested in General GI patient care and medical student/resident teaching. The successful candidate will join an expanding division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and will support the clinical and educational missions of the College of Medicine-Tucson and the Department of Pediatrics. The physician hired will have a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona consistent with the candidate's credentials.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform inpatient and outpatient clinical care for pediatric gastroenterology patients at multiple clinics in the Tucson and surrounding area
  • OP Clinic: 7 half day sessions | Average of 8 patients/half day
  • Procedures: 1 half day block
  • IP Consults: as needed, before or after clinic hours
  • Protected Administrative Time: 1 day
  • Call: unrestricted night call shared 1:4 weekly with colleagues
  • Teach and mentor medical students and residents.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or DO degree
  • Arizona medical license obtained by start date
  • BC/BE Pediatrics Gastroenterology

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner - University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine - research, teaching, and patient care. Banner-University Medicine values team building, quality of care, and excellence. We also value an individual with a commitment to clinical research. Education of our residents in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology will also be a part of our expectations.

Tucson is a city of 750K+ with a multicultural population that reflects the richness of the Southwest. The city shares common borders with the Tohono O'odham and Pascua Yaqui Nations and is surrounded by majestic desert and rugged mountains rising to more than 9,000 feet. With more than three hundred days of sunshine/year find time to enjoy the outdoors via hiking, boating, camping, cycling, and more.

  • Affordable cost of living and housing 
  • Access to highly ranked private and public schools
  • All major air carriers serve Tucson International Airport.
  • Tucson hosts theater, opera, symphony, and ballet companies, the internationally famous gem show, rodeos, and many street/ethnic festivals.
  • UA Presents offers off-Broadway productions 
  • Top 10 Intercollegiate athletics (University of Arizona)

Banner University Medical Center offers excellent compensation plus incentives, fully paid occurrence based malpractice, paid CME plus allowance and outstanding benefits that provide security for you and your family.


As an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.


Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the country with thirty hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), including the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long-term care centers, and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services, and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nation’s most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and lifestyle opportunities like these, what you envision for your professional career and personal life environment can become your reality. We think you’ll see how a permanent move to Banner Health can enhance your connection to your patients, your family, your community, and the great outdoors. From rural to urban, annual vaccines to the most complex cancer care, Banner Health is there.


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