The department of Pediatrics is recruiting for a Pediatric
Metabolic Geneticist. We are looking for a candidate who has
experience and/or will have had specialized training in the area of
metabolic genetics and is eager to lead and support a Metabolic
Genetics Program that is an intricate part of the Regional New York
State Newborn Screening Center( NBS ) in Buffalo, New York.
The Division of Genetics runs an active outpatient metabolism,
dysmorphology and genetic counseling program, while supporting the
inpatient units, Maternal Fetal Center and multidisciplinary
clinics at Oishei Children’s Hospital ( OCH ). The Division has
three BC MDs, one PhD, one RD and genetic counselors.
Duties/Responsibilities : Clinical Services will be provided
as inpatient consultation for children admitted to Oishei
Children’s Hospital and outpatient care in our pediatric
multispecialty clinic in conjunction with dietitian, genetic
counselors. The successful candidate will have experience in the
evaluation, diagnosis, and management of children with genetic
conditions and a proven record of excellent clinical care in a
patient- and family-centered environment. The successful applicant
will be an academic physician who will exhibit a balanced
commitment to clinical care, education and/or bench research. This
position will offer the potential research opportunities with
protected times and depending on the qualifications of the
applicant, the position may also be classified as tenured or
Oishei Children’s Hospital and the Jacobs School of Medicine and
Biomedical Sciences are located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical
Campus ( BNMC ), a consortium of the region’s premier health care,
life sciences research and medical education institutes, all
located on 120 acres in downtown Buffalo. This promotes strong
interactions with the Clinical and Translational Research Center,
the institute for Healthcare Informatics and the New York State
Center of Excellence for Bioinformatics and Life Sciences including
the Buffalo Institute for Genomics and Data Analytics, Center for
Computational Research and Hunter James Kelly Research Institute.
This proximity provides outstanding research opportunities in
metabolism, genetics, genomics and bioinformatics.
The candidate will hold a medical degree and be board
eligible/certified in Medical Genetics. Board-certified in
Pediatrics. Preferred Qualifications
Dual board certificated in clinical genetics and clinical
biochemical genetics is preferred.
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