University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Pediatrics
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Academic / Research
Academic Medical Group
Competitive salary and excellent benefits, including state retirement and state benefits.
Internal Number: 263541
The Department of Pediatrics is searching for an exceptional Division Chief of Endocrinology and Diabetes to provide inpatient and outpatient clinical care and to carry out scholarly activities. We are looking for candidates with a track record of clinical excellence and academic contributions as demonstrated through training and/or practice experience. Provide clinical care, teaching, and execution of scholarly activities is expected on the CHS track.
The UW Department of Pediatrics is a vibrant academic department comprising over 200 faculty in seventeen subspecialty divisions. The Department promotes and enhances the health of children through outstanding clinical care, exemplary education of pediatric trainees, performance of cutting edge research and vigorous advocacy.
The mission of the Division of Diabetes/Endocrinology at the University of Wisconsin Medical School is to maintain excellence in clinical care, education, and research. This is achieved by division members who collaborate within an established interdisciplinary team. The Division of Diabetes/Endocrinology operates four kinds of specialized pediatric clinics at the American Family Children's Hospital (AFCH). These include the Pediatric Diabetes Clinic, the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic, the Pediatric Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Clinic and the Pediatric Fitness Clinic.
Provide patient clinical
Responsible for the clinical, educational, and research growth in the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes and for mentoring junior faculty. Provide leadership and serve as an advocate for all division members.
Teach to a variety of learners, including medical students, residents and Teaching can occur within the classroom, small groups and lectures, as well as in the delivery of clinical care.
Carry out independent research/scholarly activity in an area of interest to the candidate and the division. These pursuits can take many forms and will often be executed in conjunction with clinical activities, but are not limited to that venue.
MD, DO, or equivalent is
Completion of an ACGME-approved pediatric residency program is
-Completion of an accredited fellowship program in Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes is required.
Experience in an academic medical setting
Candidates must possess clinical and academic credentials sufficient for appointment at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor rank at the CHS Track that have been previously established by UW School of Medicine and Public Health Appointment as Associate Professor or full Professor will require that candidate's credentials meet criteria for rank established by UW School of Medicine and Public Health Guidelines.
Candidate is required to have or be eligible for a Wisconsin medical
Board certification or board eligibility in Pediatrics through the American Board of Pediatrics is
Must be eligible for enrollment as a billing provider and for all necessary hospital privileges.
About University of Wisconsin, Madison - Department of Pediatrics
The University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics is a vibrant academic department comprised of over 185 faculty, and offers a full range of pediatric subspecialty care. The University of Wisconsin-Madison is known for its beautiful lakeside setting, its top-rated record of federal research funding, and excellence in teaching at all levels. The city of Madison (pop. 263,332) is the state capitol, and boasts a high quality of life, including excellent schools, desirable residential areas, clean air, and abundant recreational and cultural opportunities.
The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers students, educators, and researchers access to all the benefits of a preeminent public research university. The school also has strong partnerships with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, whose programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation, and UW Health, one of the 10 largest physician practice groups in the country.