Hospital Medicine Fellowship Associate Program Director
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Type: Full Time
Health Care System
Internal Number: 30760
Phoenix Children’s and the Division of Hospital Medicine are seeking an Associate Program Director to help lead our established, ACGME-accredited, 2-year Pediatric Hospital Medicine fellowship program. Our program hosts a total of 6 fellows who play an integral role in medical education for Phoenix Children’s large pediatric residency program.
As the only PHM fellowship program in Arizona, we are committed to training exceptional pediatric hospitalists by providing a diverse clinical experience. Our mission is to provide the support, opportunities, and mentorship needed to build skills as a pediatric hospitalist and a scholar in the field of pediatric hospital medicine.
Responsibilities include providing mentorship for fellows’ scholarly projects and assisting the Program Director in the education, evaluation, and recruitment of our fellows as well as ongoing program management and maintenance of accreditation.
Our Division, composed of over 60 faculty across three sites, nurtures a variety of clinical, educational, quality improvement and research interests. Our faculty also hold academic appointments at the University of Arizona, Creighton University and Mayo Clinic School of Medicine.
Minimum qualifications include board certification in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Experience in research, quality improvement and medical education leadership is preferred. The anticipated start date is Summer 2024.
The Phoenix Valley Region is the fifth largest metropolitan area in the US. Over the last several years, Phoenix and its surrounding communities have experienced significant population growth while still maintaining a favorable cost of living compared to the other largest metro areas. Year-round sunshine, abundant scenic desert landscape, and access to every possible cultural and recreational and spectator sports activities are other advantages of living in the Phoenix Valley area.
This position offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, including employer retirement contribution, generous vacation/meeting time, CME funds, health and dental benefits, disability, and life insurance.
Interested individuals should send a Curriculum Vitae and cover letter to:
Phoenix Children’s is one of the Nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It comprises Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley at Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 11 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and six community-service-related outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years. Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 850 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties. Phoenix Children's provides world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, we provide care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Every day our clinical, professional and support staff work collaboratively to deliver on our mission to provide hope, healing and the best health care for children and their fam...ilies. They embrace the challenges of providing compassionate, high-quality, family-centered care to the most complex patients in the region.