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The West Virginia University Health System, the state’s largest
health system and largest private employer, comprises 18 hospitals
throughout the state and bordering states. In addition, it includes
five institutes, as well as providing management services for other
local hospitals through affiliate agreements.
Whether you are caring for our patients at one of the critical
access hospitals, community sites, regional or academic medical
centers, we are all one WVU Health System.
Work Here. Thrive Here.
West Virginia University, Department of Pediatrics, Division of
at West Virginia University School of
is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the
Assistant Professor level in the clinical track at the Robert C.
Byrd Health Sciences Center in Morgantown, WV.
In addition to
providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will be
actively involved in teaching medical students, Pediatric residents
and internal medicine ID fellows. Opportunities exist to
participate in clinical and translational research.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the
employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to
obtain a state medical license. Candidates must have completed an
accredited pediatric or pediatric/ internal medicine residency
program and hold American Board of Pediatrics certification.
Subsequent Pediatric subspecialty certification will be an
The Pediatric Infectious Diseases division has three full time
faculty. The clinical responsibilities include a very active
in-patient and ambulatory care program including outreach. The
division is responsible for Antibiotic Stewardship in WVU Medicine
Children’s Hospital; opportunities exist to participate in WVU’s
Global Health and Tropical Medicine.
Our new 150 bed Children’s Hospital has a full suite of pediatric
operating rooms, cardiac catheterization lab/interventional
radiology, and GI-endoscopy with dedicated pediatric anesthesia
staff. The hospital includes 34 pediatric beds, 54 NICU beds, 26
PICU beds, Heart Center, and a dedicated Cancer Center. WVU
Medicine Children’s is a Level 2 Pediatric Trauma Center, with
plans to become Level 1, as it is for adults currently. There is
also a Birthing Center including a 30-bed obstetrical unit and
maternal-fetal medicine clinic. J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital is the
only hospital in West Virginia with a pediatric cardiac surgery
program, the only epilepsy monitoring unit in the state equipped to
serve children, and the only hospital in the state to receive
Magnet status for nursing excellence.
The West Virginia University Health System is West Virginia’s
largest health system and the state’s largest employer. The System
has undergone significant expansion in specialty and sub-specialty
care in areas such as cancer, heart and vascular, and neuroscience,
among many others. The Health System operates West Virginia’s first
and only multi-organ transplant center, and opened a new, 150-bed
Children’s Hospital in September 2022.
Today, the WVU Health System has more than 2,400 licensed beds,
3,900 providers, and nearly 30,000 employees. Anchored by a 700-bed
academic medical center in Morgantown, the Health System includes
more than 20 member hospitals that collectively serve a multi-state
region that includes West Virginia, Western Maryland, Eastern Ohio,
and Southwestern Pennsylvania. To learn more, visit WVUMedicine.org.
Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small
metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business
climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a
large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an
excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference
from day one. To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/pediatrics
For additional questions, please contact Megan Core, Senior
Physician Recruiter, at email@example.com
WVU & UHA are AA/EO employer –
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an
NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
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UHA University Health Associates
8234 UHA CH Pediatrics Admin and Education
1 Medical Center Drive