Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Academics + 100k Loan Repayment in the Grand Canyon State

Tucson, AZ


Job Highlights

  • Loan Repayment or Assistance Offered
  • Non-Profit Employer
  • Opportunity to Give Back to an Underserved Community
  • Banner - University Medical Center South

    Banner Health

    The Department of Psychiatry at the Banner – University Medicine Behavioral Health Clinic is actively seeking a fellowship-trained Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our dynamic department.

    Position Detail:

    The selected individual will be responsible for the clinical care of child and adolescent behavioral patients at the innovative Banner – University Medicine Behavioral Health Clinic in Tucson, Arizona. With thriving resident and fellowship training programs, an enthusiastic commitment to didactic teaching and educational programming is desired.

    The qualified candidate will receive a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona consistent with their credentials.

    Essential Functions:

    • Clinical responsibilities include outpatient care and shared call coverage (taken from home); opportunities to participate in Consult/Liaison service
    • Academic time provided
    • Teaching and mentoring of students, residents, and fellows
    • 1.0 FTE | M-F

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • BC/BE by ABPN
    • Fellowship-Trained in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Our Community:

    The blooming community of Tucson, Arizona is nestled within the Southern Rocky Mountains and the lush Sonoran Desert. With 350+ days of annual sunshine, easily soak sunny Vitamin D with championship golf courses, scenic hiking, cycling-friendly community, horseback riding, rock climbing, mountain biking, fishing, and kayaking. Selfcare abounds in refreshing spa resorts, art galleries, vibrant culture, and entertainment. Tucson is a designated UNESCO City of Gastronomy with an exciting culinary scene and Southern Arizona’s wine country. Southern Arizona boasts unique day trips to the charms of Sonoita Wine Country, the legendary town of Tombstone, and the inspiring artistic colonies of Tubac and Bisbee. With a population of slightly over 0.5 million, metropolitan Tucson is a beautiful growing city with a college town feel that continues to boast an attractive cost of luxury living.

    About Banner Health

    You want to help lead change in the health care field – rather than just react to it. You want to spend your time doing what you do best – caring for patients. You belong at Banner Medical Group (BMG) and Banner – University Medicine Group (BUMG).As Banner Health's employed physician group with more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practitioners across more than 65 specialties, BMG, is transforming the delivery of care. This transformation can most clearly be seen in our Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) implementation. Through PCMH, we’re organizing care around patients, working in teams and coordinating and tracking care over time. The end result is the highest quality and most efficient delivery of patient care.For physicians working in their own practices, we have two different paths to lead you to a colorful career with Banner Health.We also offer faculty positions at Banner – University Medicine Center in partnership with the University of Arizona.

    Posted December 29, 2021