Seeking Pediatric Gastroenterologist For Freestanding Children's Hospital

Springdale, AR

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Arkansas Children's Northwest

Arkansas Children's

THE OPPORTUNITY

· Faculty appointment at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at the Assistant or Associate Professor level

· Competitive salary and benefits package along with robust faculty mentoring program and multiple available tracks for promotion and/or tenure including Clinical Attending, Clinician-Educator and Clinician-Scientist with P & T eligibility after 5th year.

· Immediate availability with negotiable starting date.

· Join an established practice with a faculty of eight physicians at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas who currently staff clinics each week at ACNW.

· Program is growing to add this full time faculty position based at ACNW with the potential to add a Nurse Practitioner for additional clinical support.

• Primary focus on general pediatric gastroenterology.

• Excellent clinical space including endoscopy suite.

• Strong collaboration and affiliation with USDA-ARS Nutrition Center, food allergy research programs, Center for Translational Pediatric Research, Healthy Foods Research Group, and Center for Childhood Obesity Prevention.

ARKANSAS CHILDREN’S NORTHWEST:

• Arkansas Children’s is the only pediatric health system in Arkansas. With a population of 2.8 million, Arkansas Children’s is the major pediatric referral center for Arkansas serving children from birth to age 21.

• Built in 2018, Arkansas Children’s Northwest offers exceptional pediatric care in a state-of-the-art facility, including: emergency services, inpatient unit, outpatient clinics, diagnostic & imaging services, and a surgery center.

• Additional services offered include audiology, speech therapy, nutrition, imaging, infusion, child life, social work, and physical therapy.

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About Arkansas Children's

We, at Arkansas Children’s, know that children aren’t little adults, and we’re creating innovative ways to care for them – from designing kid-savvy spaces where they enjoy receiving treatment to adapting the most rigorous safety standards to protect them and ensure they reach their potential. Our expert team is specially trained to deliver excellent care to seriously ill and critically injured children. Arkansas Children’s serves as the clinical and teaching affiliate for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Our promise: Unprecedented child health, defined and delivered.

Arkansas Children’s is a premier health care system with a 336-bed hospital in the state’s capital city and a second 24-bed hospital and campus in northwest Arkansas. Arkansas Children's Hospital is among the largest children's hospitals in the United States and is the only tertiary care facility for children in the state of Arkansas. ACH is ranked in 5 specialties by US News & World Report in addition to being a MAGNET-recognized hospital, a level 1 pediatric surgery center, and a center of excellence in pediatric sedation. ACH was also voted Best Place to Work in Arkansas for 2019 and 2020. Learn more about our team here: https://youtu.be/2sGKwFHD_Lg .

Located in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, Little Rock is a culturally diverse city with the friendliness of the South. The area offers affordable housing, quality school options, a mild climate, excellent cultural and artistic venues along with numerous outdoor recreational opportunities. With population exceeding 700,000, greater Little Rock offers the most desirable features of large cities without sacrificing ease of access and convenience.


Posted March 15, 2021