Exciting job opportunity in Los Angeles! Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California are seeking two (2) additional academic physicians to join our staff in the Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine. The Emergency Department (ED) sees a large volume of patients suffering from rare to common diseases and a vast spectrum of traumatic injuries. The attending staff is a young, energetic group of 23 Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) physicians, 13 Pediatricians, 6 Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and 9 PEM Fellows dedicated to the teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, which includes 10 rotating resident programs.
The ED has numerous research studies, a Point-of-Care Ultrasound fellowship and a large educational program for residents, PEM fellows and attending physicians. The ED is assisted by social workers, translators and child-life specialists.
CHLA has a 347-bed tertiary state of the art acute care and referral center. The ED is a designated Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center and PCCC, which sees approximately 92,000 patients annually. The Emergency Transport Program arranges for 3000 transports annually.
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The salary and benefit package offered is competitive. Interested individuals should send their curriculum vitae (CV) and letter of interest via e-mail to:
Alan L. Nager MD, MHA
Director, Emergency and Transport Medicine
Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Professor of Pediatrics
Keck School of Medicine/University of Southern California
Email: [log in to unmask] / Tel: 323.361.2109
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. USC and CHLA are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and strongly values diversity. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.
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