The Division Of Gastroenterology at Nemours Children's Health in Jacksonville, FL is seeking a highly collaborative clinician to serve as Chief of Gastroenterology.
The successful candidate will be a recognized academic leader with a record of leadership, and accomplishments in the areas of clinical expertise, research scholarship and research productivity. Successful candidate will hold an MD/DO or MD/PhD degree, be board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology, eligible for unrestricted Florida medical license, and have academic credentials which merit appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level at Mayo Clinic - Jacksonville School of Medicine.
The Division Chief is a Physician leader of Nemours Children's Health who provides vision, oversight and guidance to the GI team. They work collaboratively with other leaders at Nemours and our local partner Wolfson Children's Hospital, and the University of Florida.
The Division Chief is responsible for contributing to an environment which enhances the job satisfaction of Division members to achieve a highly motivated physician and allied professional group. The Chief should be active in supporting an institutionally funded and maintained mentoring program and career advancement for all faculty, administrative, and nursing staff.
Help optimize Division clinical services and carry an appropriate clinical load within the Division.
Support the Nemours missions of Research and Scholarly Activity.
Foster the attainment of external funding in coordination with Nemours Research Strategy.
Support clinical training and education for medical students, residents and fellows.
Create a culture in which participation in clinical research is recognized as the best standard of care for improving the outcomes of all our patients.
Supports our faculty to participate in clinical trial development.
Recruit and retain well trained and qualified professional staff to the Division.
Fiscal Stewardship and Operational Management.
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We are located in a coastal beach city with fantastic outdoor activities, professional sports teams, and top ranked schools. Nemours - Jacksonville has a long standing affiliation with Wolfson Children's Hospital and our clinic and ambulatory space is directly connected by a skybridge to the hospital. We have an excellent clinical trials team, research opportunities abound as data and trials can span all major sites in the integrated organization.
Florida is a no personal income tax state. Nemours offers a competitive salary and a robust benefits package that includes but not limited to productivity and quality based financial incentives, relocation, health, life, dental, CME, 403B Retirement Plan with matching, 457-retirement savings plan, licensure and dues allowance. Nemours is a not-for-profit; employed physicians qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.