Instructor - Critical Care (ECMO Clinical Instructor)
Pediatric ECMO Clinical Instructor
The section of critical care medicine in the department of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine is pleased to announce a 1 year clinical instructor position to focus on critically ill patients requiring extra corporeal membrane oxygenation. The mission is to provide focused training and scholarship opportunities to Pediatric Critical Care Board Eligible/Certified physicians in the management of critically ill patients with severe respiratory and/or cardiac failure whom require some form of mechanical support. Learning opportunities will be broad and include attention to cannulation, anti-coagulation, adult modalities, and general advanced medical management.
Texas Children's Hospital is a leading academic children's hospital, and is the largest free-standing children's hospital in the nation. We recently opened a state-of-the art expansion tower which is home to our intensive care units, new high intensity operating rooms, and the entire TCH Heart Center. There are currently 132 ICU beds in our new Legacy Tower, admitting more than 6,000 critically ill children annually. The patient population includes all of the pediatric sub-specialties including cardiac, solid organ transplant, trauma, oncology, pulmonary hypertension, and neuro-critical care.
Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.