Rochester:New York- Assistant Professor, Division of Transitional Care Medicine

Job Title (30 character limit)Asst Prof: TE, T, R, SJob Code0005
Division/FunctionDepartment of PediatricsCareer Level/ Grade Level 
Reports To  Chief of the Division of Transitional Care MedicineFLSA 
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   Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at UR Medicine:  The Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center seek a full-time board certified Internal Medicine-Pediatrics or Internal Medicine physician with an interest in evidence-based clinical service and research in the area of care for youth and adults with diagnoses that originate in childhood (i.e. “Transitional Care Medicine”) including autism spectrum disorder, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), congenital heart disease, metabolic disorders, spina bifida, sickle cell disease and cystic fibrosis. This faculty member will be an integral member of the UR team at the Complex Care Center, part of the Division of Transitional Care Medicine, supporting the inpatient care of our patients.  The Complex Care Center (CCC) is an innovative interdisciplinary primary care setting targeting adults with pediatric onset conditions.  Services at the CCC currently include primary care, nutrition, respiratory therapy, behavioral health, pharmacy consult, care management, and dental services.  The division offers numerous opportunities for clinical and health system research, regional engagement in health system reform, and teaching opportunities.  This role offers the opportunity to provide inpatient care and consult support to this patient population while fully integrated with the outpatient interdisciplinary team, outpatient hospital follow up and workforce development for this patient population.    The position includes a clinical focus in outpatient complex primary care and consultation support for those with pediatric onset conditions age 12 and up and administrative time for program development and clinical supports at the Complex Care Center.  The remainder of the time will be allocated based on candidate interests as outlined above.   The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.   The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled   Highly competitive salary and benefits package is available. The University of Rochester Medical Center is located in a culturally diverse and vibrant community in upstate New York.  There is a long history and strong partnership between the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, with rich opportunities for professional growth   


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Minimum EducationApplicants must possess an MD (or equivalent) and be board certified/board eligible in Internal Medicine.  Board certification/board eligible in Pediatrics also preferred.  Must be immediately eligible for licensure in New York. Required
ExperienceExperience working with the targeted “transitional” patient population is preferred. Interest in working in an evolving fully integrated program is required.Required  
CertificationBoard certified/board eligible in Internal Medicine.  Board certification/board eligible in Pediatrics also preferredRequired

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting at: (JobID: 233248)

A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference should be addressed to:
Steven Scofield, MD
Interim Chief of Division of Transitional Care Medicine / Director of Complex Care Center
905 Culver Rd
Rochester, NY 14609
[email protected]edu
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