The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital & Medical Center is seeking an MD interested in a rewarding clinical practice with a clinical research component within the Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital & Medical Center. We will also consider an MD-PhD who is interested in combining clinical practice with a strong research component in either clinical or basic science. Sub-specializations are always welcome. Candidates can apply at the faculty rank of assistant, associate, or full professor depending on qualifications and experience.
We are one of the largest outpatient divisions at Cincinnati Children's Hospital & Medical Center. Our 10 pediatric ophthalmologists, 8 optometrists, and 1 orthoptist provide more than 40,000 outpatient encounters each year, caring for patients from across the United States and around the world. We have assembled a team of experts in subspecialties ranging from retina, cornea, glaucoma, ocular oncology, ocular genetics, uveitis, and neuro-ophthalmology.
We are offering partnership with strong collaborative partners within other clinical divisions and with researchers in the Visual Systems Group Laboratory. An attractive compensation and benefits package, including relocation assistance, will be provided, and there will also be endowment support for candidates with promising research interests.
For more than 10 years, Cincinnati Children's has ranked among the top 5 pediatric hospitals in the nation according to the annual US News and World Report's Best Children's Hospitals. Our research endeavors garner the second highest amount of funding from the National Institutes of Health for all children's hospitals and pediatric departments nationwide. We are affiliated with the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine. Cincinnati is an affordable community with a thriving arts and music scene, professional sports teams, and numerous recreational facilities such as the Cincinnati Zoo, Newport Aquarium, and Kings Island amusement park. It has been recognized nationally as an up-and-coming city to watch that is as fulfilling for young professionals as it is comfortable for raising a family.
Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter to: Michael Yang, MD, Director, Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, C/O Nathan Gohlke, Physician and Faculty Recruitment Nathan.Gohlke@cchmc.org.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital & Medical Center
CCHMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Qualified women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.
???Doctor of Medicine OR Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine OR equivalent ???Unrestricted licensed physician ???Approval/credentialing from CCHMC Medical Staff Services Division ???Completion of all required pre-employment activities ???Assistant Professor appointment or eligibility ???Prior clinical practice experience may be required based on the needs of the department
???Prioritization Using time efficiently and productively; prioritizing multiple tasks properly to meet deadlines; recognizing time constraints and adjusting work schedule to address them.
???Development Knowledge of growth and development
???Family-centered care Understands and support family-centered care
???Clinical Knowledge - Specialty Professional knowledge and clinical ability sufficient to provide evaluation and treatment of complex patients in one or more specialty areas
???Path/Pharm Knowledge of pathophysiology and pharmacology
???Training - Basic Knowledge of basic training methods and techniques
???Diversity Appreciation Understanding and showing respect and appreciation for the uniqueness of all individuals; leveraging differences in others' perspectives and ideas; appreciating cultural differences and adjusting one's approach to successfully integrate with others who are different from oneself
???Organization Strong organizational and project management skills to handle projects independently.
???Communication - Advanced Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
???Patient Care Demonstrates excellence in the care of patients. Demonstrates a high level of clinical competency and committed to providing excellent patient care. Demonstrated skills in physical assessments, diagnosis, medical management, clinical consultation, research and education.
???Analysis - Basic Analytical ability sufficient to evaluate data, make judgments and recommendations
At Cincinnati Children’s, we come to work with one goal: to make children’s health better. We believe in a team approach, both in caring for patients and their families, and in advancing science and discovery. We strive to do better, and find energy and inspiration in our shared purpose. If you want to be the best you can be, you can do it at Cincinnati Children’s.