Chief of Pediatrics - Cambridge Health Alliance

Cambridge, MA

Cambridge Health Alliance

Cambridge Health Alliance Physician Organization

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Inpatient and outpatient

CHA is recruiting for the Chief of Pediatrics to oversee a well established pediatric department. CHA is an award-winning health system that provides innovative primary, specialty and emergency care to our diverse patient population through an established network of ambulatory clinics, an urgent care site and two full service hospitals.

The incoming Chief will provide clinical, administrative and academic leadership while maintaining a clinical practice. The Chief will have oversight of the staff delivering high quality pediatric services and also oversee the educational programs for Harvard medical students and Pediatric residents on rotation from Mass General Hospital. CHA is a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School and this position will have a clinical appointment at MGH. Candidate must qualify for faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School.

The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years post residency experience, 5 years of progressive leadership experience, and a successful track record of professional development and mentoring of junior staff. Successful experience in interdisciplinary collaboration is necessary. Candidates must have excellent clinical and communication skills and possess a strong commitment to our underserved, multi-cultural patient population. Experience with developing and overseeing graduate and undergraduate medical education programs is strongly preferred. Previous employment in an academic, safety net system is a plus.

CVs may be sent directly to Melissa Kelley via email at

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

About Cambridge Health Alliance Physician Organization

Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) is a vibrant, innovative health system dedicated to providing essential services to all members of the community. With over 140,000 patients in Cambridge, Somerville, and Boston’s Metro North region, CHA is a local provider of choice for primary care, specialty care, emergency services, hospital care, maternity care and behavioral health. CHA patients receive high quality care in convenient neighborhood locations and have seamless access to advanced care through CHA’s affiliations with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Mass. General Hospital for Children (MGHfC).CHA’s community commitment extends beyond serving its patients. CHA operates the Cambridge Public Health Department and collaborates with many local agencies and organizations to improve the health of local residents. It also provides a vital safety net for under served populations facing barriers to care. As a Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard School of Dental Medicine and Tufts University School of Medicine teaching hospital, CHA trains the health care providers of tomorrow.

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Posted January 5, 2021


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