General Pediatrics Physician, Department of Pediatrics (F69050)

Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Mar 20, 2023

Mission or Goal of Unit: Children’s Hospital of Richmond of the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System has committed itself to transforming the General Pediatric Department into a model academic unit devoted to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and clinical, translational, and basic research.

Chief Purpose of this position: The Division of General Academic Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Richmond (CHoR) at VCU is recruiting an additional full-time academic general pediatrician to join our growing team. Our faculty provides primary care for children and adolescents through age 21 at a major urban academic medical center. VCU Medical Center and Children's Hospital have joined together, forming Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU. Together, we are a full-service children's hospital that offers a robust continuum of pediatric services, research and education.

Position Responsibilities:

Teaching: Faculty member will have teaching responsibilities in the area of General Pediatrics. Faculty will provide guidance and mentorship to Residents, Chief Residents, and Fellows when applicable.

Faculty member will have interest in securing revenue through grants and contracts and will serve as a research mentor to other members of the division and the department of pediatrics.

Faculty member will serve on departmental or School of Medicine level committees when appropriate, as well as professional through journal review, conference presentations, etc.

Faculty member will serve as a General Pediatrician for the Department of Pediatrics.

APD for residency program, 1 of 2 recruitment coordinators for residency program.

Required Qualifications:
  • Board certified or board eligible in General Pediatrics
  • Experience with clinical care of patients ages birth to 21
  • Experience with education of house-staff, medical students, and others
  • Experience with research
  • Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Interest and experience in working with General Pediatrics
  • Interested in school based telehealth clinic program
  • Success in generating revenue (grants/contracts)
Position Type: Clinical
Full time equivalent: 100
Tenure: Ineligible
Rank: Open
Months: 12
Department: SOM, Pediatrics

Salary: Commensurate

ORP Eligible: Yes

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Robin Songer
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