The Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (UB), Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and Oishei Children’s Hospital is actively recruiting for a full-time pediatrician in the Division of General Pediatrics to focus on well newborn nursery care.
Candidates must be BE or BC pediatric physicians interested in a long-term focus on newborn nursery medicine and education.
Clinical responsibilities will include the care of infants in two actively growing newborn nursery units, one at Oishei Children’s Hospital and the other at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital.
Faculty duties include education, oversight and instruction of pediatric resident and medical students from Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Rounding, clinical care and call are shared among the newborn nursery physicians, with on-site neonatology backup at both sites.
Leadership and research opportunities in newborn medicine education, breastfeeding, health equity, and advocacy are available.
Additional opportunities exist for clinical, research and education duties in pediatric hospital medicine, community-based primary care ambulatory clinics, and developmental follow-up if desired. The position offers excellent benefits.
UBMD Pediatrics is one of 18 practice plans within UBMD Physicians’ Group, the single largest medical group in the area, and we are supported by 14 pediatric subspecialties. Our physicians also make up the academic teaching faculty within the Department of Pediatrics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo. UB is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer/recruiter.